Getting Started: Caregiver Portal

  • How To: Create Your Accounts [Video]

    Step one to being a caregiving professional: creating accounts. You'll need two: caregiver and child. If you're curious as to why, we explain it here. Please join Isaiah on this magical journey as he walks you through the steps to making these accounts:
  • How To: Add Contacts and Put Them in a Mode [Video]

    It's important to know how to set up contacts, add them to your safelist, and make sure your child is able to contact them at appropriate times. In this video (featuring the talented Isaiah) we walk you through that exact process:
  • How To: Set Up the Schedule [Video]

    Scheduling Scheduling is crucial to making sure your modes, contacts and apps all sync up on the days they need to be. Monday through Friday are gonna be school days, but the weekend is when the party comes alive! Anyway, here's the soothing tones of Isaiah to guide you through the chill experi...
  • How To: Edit Modes [Video]

    One of the key components of the Pinwheel device is modes. Modes are parts in the scheduled day that determines everything from the contacts your child is allowed to reach to what apps they are allowed to use. You can edit all modes and how they interact with the various days you set up through ...
  • How To: Use a Routine [Video]

    Routines Routines are an added feature to further your kid's use of a mode. This can be anything from things they commonly forget when leaving for school or what chores they need to get done before a certain mode is over. We find that routines are most useful for younger kids, as older kids get ...
  • How To: Choose the First Apps [Video]

    First Apps Apps are an important and crucial part of controlling a smartphone. Choosing the ones right for your kids is important as well. We categorize apps so you have control over what categories are shown when. For example, if it's school time then you can allow Google Classroom, but not all...