How do I use Crisis Response on Facebook to give help?

Visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Center for guidelines about maintaining a safe distance from people outside of your household. If you need urgent help, contact emergency services.
You can use Crisis Response to give help to your community for things like transportation, food or supplies.
To offer help using Crisis Response, visit Facebook on an iOS or Android device.

iPhone or iPad
  1. Tap in the bottom right of Facebook.
  2. Scroll down and tap Crisis Response.
  3. Select the crisis you want to offer help for.
  4. Choose the category that matches the type of help you're offering.
  5. Tap All Posts > Requesting help.
  6. If someone already requested the type of help you can give, their post will appear below.

Android
  1. Tap More in the top right of Facebook.
  2. Scroll down and tap Crisis Response.
  3. Select the crisis you want to offer help for.
  4. Choose the category that matches the type of help you're offering.
  5. Tap All Posts > Requesting help.
  6. If someone already requested the type of help you can give, their post will appear below.

Crisis Response posts must follow these guidelines
  • They must follow our Community Standards.
  • They must be relevant to the crisis.
  • They can't be promotional in nature or contain commercial offers.
If you've successfully given help, let people know.
Keep in mind that for Facebook Pages that use Business Manager, Page admins must go to business.facebook.com/crisisresponse to create a Community Help post.
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