Your safety is at the heart of every decision we made when building YAKKA. 


We included ten safety features to help protect you and make sure YAKKA is a safe and friendly environment.


We ask all users to verify themselves with a photo and we even included a personal alarm (it’s loud!).  


If you have any concerns using the app just drop us a note at and we will do our best to help. 

Safety Tips

  • Always meet in a public place
  • Always tell someone where you are
  • Always trust your instinct and ask for help
  • Don’t leave food or drink unattended
  • Don’t share too much personal information
  • Don’t get intoxicated or use drugs

In-App Safety

  • Built in safety alarm (it’s loud!)
  • All users verified via photo
  • Nominate friend to let them know you are safe
  • View ratings to see other users’ experiences
  • Offensive or inappropriate words auto-flagged for review
  • Block and report function