Bring­ing neigh­bour­hoods on­line

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It’s not al­ways easy con­nect­ing with your neigh­bours. That’s why Neigh­bourly was started. The pri­vate Kiwi-made on­line plat­form aims to bring neigh­bours and com­mu­ni­ties closer to­gether.

Neigh­ lets mem­bers buy, sell and give away items, plan events, dis­cuss com­mu­nity is­sues, find lost pets, ex­change rec­om­men­da­tions on lo­cal ser­vices and restau­rants, and get to know each other on a more per­sonal level.

By cre­at­ing more real world con­nec­tions be­tween neigh­bours and their com­mu­nity or­gan­i­sa­tions, Neigh­bourly aims to build stronger, safer and friend­lier places to call home.

If you’re keen to build stronger re­la­tion­ships with your neigh­bour­hood, here are 10 rea­sons why Neigh­bourly will help. are ad­dress-ver­i­fied, so you can trust that you’re con­nect­ing with real peo­ple who are who they say they are. join Neigh­bourly via a let­ter (sent by ac­tual snail mail)! cat­e­gory al­lows you and your neigh­bours to raise aware­ness about lo­calised com­mu­nity is­sues like van­dal­ism, theft and noise com­plaints. Plus Neigh­bourly’s unique Ur­gent Alert ser­vice al­lows you to send text mes­sage up­dates to neigh­bours for emer­gency sit­u­a­tions such as miss­ing chil­dren, lo­cal evac­u­a­tions and nat­u­ral dis­as­ters. catch-up or fundraiser day.


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