Hi,

I am Bob the Bot

It is nice meeting you!

I am the public’s winner of the SMB Innovation Top 100!

I am your pocket sized personal assistant.

Text ‘Hallo Bob’ to +316 13784788,

and I will send you messages that are worthwhile!

I will start a personal conversation with you using simple text messages. I get to know your interests and your needs. I only provide independent information. This way, we are building an all-inclusive society that keeps everyone involved!

Already have an account?

In that case, you can view, edit ad delete your preferences and personal data. My privacy policy is extremely simple: I ask and store NOTHING without your prior consent and you can always view, alter or delete your preferences, answers and account.

I invite you

for activities you really like

Do you like biking, playing cards, cooking or crafting? I ask what you like and if you want to participate in an activity. You just have to answer yes and I’ll take care of the rest!

I arrange the help

you are entitled to

I provide objective information from the municipality and the social, cultural and welfare organizations. I ask how you are doing and, for example, arrange an appointment with an elderly person’s advisor.

Want to know more?

I would love to help you!

I have already started in Beuningen en Bunnik. Want to know how I can help within your municipality? Please contact me. I would love to help you.

I invite you

for activities you really like

Do you like biking, playing cards, cooking or crafting? I ask what you like and if you want to participate in an activity. You just have to answer yes and I’ll take care of the rest!

I arrange the help

you are entitled to

I arrange the help
you are entitled to
I provide objective information from the municipality and the social, cultural and welfare organizations. I ask how you are doing and, for example, arrange an appointment with an elderly person’s advisor.

Want to know more?

I would love to help you

 

I have already started in Beuningen en Bunnik. Want to know how I can help within your municipality? Please contact me. I would love to help you.

Invite yourself or someone you know:

Bob the Bot will send an invitation to participate

Bob the Bot is Green

Bob only sends you messages about topics that you like and when it suits you. That saves a number of trees time after time!

Bob the Bot is social

Everyone wants to be in contact with others, but not everyone is equally mobile or has friends nearby. How nice is it that Bob invites you to participate in activities in the neighborhood?

Bob the Bot is free of charge

Bob the Bot is free if the sending of SMS messages falls within your mobile bundle! It is great for your municipality, associations and welfare care that they can inform you in a selective way!

Hallo Bob! 

On November 1, Deputy Bea Schouten sent the first “Hallo Bob” at the Zolderpark in Beuningen!!

Text ‘Hallo Bob’ to +316 13784788

Or even simpler:

I will send you a personal invitation. Reply with ‘yes’ to accept the invitation.

FAQ: The most common questions and answers:

Question 1: Is Bob de Bot free for me?

Bob de Bot is completely free! You only pay your normal rate for sending a TEXT message if you reply by TEXT.

TIP: Almost every provider now offers an unlimited Text messaging bundle for just a few euros per month!

Question 2: Do I really have to install nothing at all?

No, you do not need to install anything because Bob de Bot works entirely with Text messages. There will be an app for people who prefer not to use Text messages.

Question 3: What should I be able to use Bob de Bot?

If you can open and answer an incoming TEXT message with the text YES or NO, you can already use Bob the Bot.

Tip1: Invite yourself or a friend first here on this site.

Tip2: Or start a new Text conversation with Bob the Bot by sending ‘Hallo Bob’ to +316 13784788

 

Question 4: If I no longer want messages, what should I do?

TEXT the word ‘STOP’ to Bob de Bot and you will no longer receive messages.

Question 5: Can I view and change my preferences somewhere?

Yes, click on this link to view and change your preferences.

Question 6: How does Bob the Bot protect my privacy?

Bob the Bot asks permission for each subject to be allowed to communicate about this. Bob the Bot also only asks you for information that is actually needed to guarantee an optimal service. With every request for information, Bob explains why he asks this. The complete privacy description can be found here.

Next step? Make your municipality a Leader municipality! 

Bob the Bot already has nice messages for everyone in the Netherlands, but of course you want to be able to find your local range of activities as well in Bob the Bot. We are looking for ‘leader municipalities’ for this. We help them to bring the range of activities from their local welfare, cultural and social organizations through Bob de Bot to all target groups – including vulnerable target groups. Registration is easy: click on the button below. Attention: this page is in Dutch only. 

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How easily Bob the Bot works:

Send the text “Hallo Bob” to Bob the Bot

Bob the Bot's telephone number is +316 13784788. If you send this message, Bob will start the conversation with you. He asks you simple questions that you answer with short messages. This is how Bob de Bot gets to know your interests!

Any Question? 

Then please let us know below. We will try to send you an answer within one working day.

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