Groupcall wins silver at the Essex Digital Awards for Groupcall Emerge
We are delighted to have won the silver award at the Essex Digital Awards on April 27th for our Groupcall Emerge app. Stuart (Sales and Commercial Director) and Clive (Marketing Director) were there to receive the award in Colchester - April 2015
Groupcall supports Missing People's charity with their #MissForMay campaign
Give up something you love for the month of May and help raise money for the charity to reunite as many missing children as possible with their loved ones. Click here for our JustGiving page, click here for more information - March 2015
SIF Association elects 2015 leadership
The SIF Association has announced the UK Management Board for 2015 and it includes Lawrence Royston, Groupcall's Managing Director - March 2015
First Child Rescue Alert is issued in Nottinghamshire - Charlotte Bainbridge is found safe and well
Great news that teenager Charlotte Bainbridge has been found following the first CRA issued since the launch. Please click here to register to receive free alerts if a child goes missing in your area - March 2015
Flashmob excitement at Groupcall's stand at the Bett show
At the Bett show in January 2015 Groupcall surprised everyone with a fantastic flash mob. Watch it here- January 2015
Sir Bob Geldof speaks to TES about education technology
Click here to read the full article - January 2015
Nicky Morgan speaks about Groupcall at Bett 2015
Nicky Morgan, the Secretary of State for Education, spoke about the future of technology in the classroom at the Bett show. Read her speech in which she also mentions Groupcall here - January 2015
On January 22nd Groupcall co-founder Sir Bob Geldof joined us on our stand at Bett. As well as giving a speech in the Bett Arena to open the show, he also spoke to the Sunday Times and Sky News. Thees can be found here - January 2015
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Hugh Grant Backs Missing Child App
Child Rescue Alert is an invaluable system powered by Groupcall. It is the responsibility of CEOP, a command of the National Crime Agency and partnered with the charity Missing People. Groupcall are proud to have provided the technology behind the Child Resuce Alert system, which now has over 100,000 registrations. It recently received fantastic press coverage which can be found here.
Stuart Abrahams, Commercial Director receiving SIMS Accreditation with David Grashoff, SIMS Partner Manager - October 2014
Groupcall are now a Microsoft Authorised Education Reseller - September 2014
Two education specialists join forces to benefit Scottish schools
SEEMiS Group LLP has today announced a technology partnership with education communication specialists, Groupcall. Read more. August 2014
South Woodford based company commended for education award
Parental communications specialist, Groupcall, today announced that its app, Emerge, has been highly commended for Technological Innovation of the year in Teach Secondary Magazine's inaugural Technology and Innovation Awards, in association with LEGO Education. Read more. August 2014
Groupcall shortlisted for the Teach Secondary Awards 2014!
We are delighted to be shortlisted with our Emerge product for the Technology and Innovation Award. Winners will be announced in September. July 2014
Groupcall shortlisted for the Education Investor Awards 2014!
We are delighted to be shortlisted in the Technological Infrastructure category. Winners will be announced in November. July 2014
Groupcall win the 2014 app Design Award for their Emerge product!
We are delighted to win the 2014 app Design Award for our Emerge for Schools product. Here is Stuart Abrahams (Sales and Marketing Director) with our award. June 2014
Groupcall are looking for a software developer to join their busy team.
Please click here for the job description. If you are interested in joining Groupcall's exciting development team, please contact Nick Gradwell at firstname.lastname@example.org. June 2014
Child Rescue Alert System for the UK officially goes live
Click here to read the full press release. May 2014
Madeleine McCann's mother backs child rescue alert
Since 2005, alerts have been issues to the press and media. From 25th May, the system will be extended to include member of the public who sign up. Read the full article here. May 2014
Sign up to Child Rescue Alert text scheme, Home Secretary urges
The Home Secretary has urged people to get behind a new text message service that will send out information appeals as soon as a child is reported missing. Read the full article here. May 2014
'I want to do everything I can to make sure that the next time a child is taken we can bring them home safely'
Coral Jones and Mrs McCann, mother of missing Madeleine, unveiled a digital billboard at King's Cross station in London promoting an enhanced Child Rescue Alert system to inform the public about missing children whose lives are considered at risk. Read the full article here. May 2014
Mothers launch child alert scheme
The mother of murdered schoolgirl April Jones has joined Kate McCann to launch a new campaign aimed at signing up at least a million people to a missing children's alert scheme. Read the full article here. May 2014
Tackling the terror of digital bullying
Today's school bully looks very different to the bully of 20 years ago and can do much more harm, but there are resources that can help schools stamp out cyberbullying. Read the article by Lawrence Royston in ICT for Education here. May 2014
Groupcall is delighted to support the launch of Child Rescue Alert
We are delighted to support the National Crime Agency and the Missing People launch of their new Child Rescue Alert system. This is your opportunity to help save a child when they go missing and are believed to be in immediate danger. Pre-register to receive UK-wide Child Rescue Alerts. It's free and once registered you don't need to do anything else apart from help find a missing child. To pre-register visit: www.childrescuealert.org.uk. Click here to see further information you can share with your parents. You can also click here to download an A4 poster for your school. May 2014
New alert system for missing children in danger
Groupcall Limited, the formal technology and communication partner, will enable alerts to be issued via SMS, email, socia media and broadcast partners - read the full release here. May 2014
Groupcall granted full membership of the UK Access Management Federation
We are now an approved identity provider.