Open Source

In addition to the official API clients and other projects available on our Github account, the developer community has created some wonderful open source tools worth checking out. Wrappers listed here (unless indicated as official) are not supported by Help Scout or endorsed/evaluated by the Help Scout team.

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Mailbox API 2.0

Name Author Description
PHP Client Help Scout Official PHP client, actively developed by our team
Node.js SDK Shaun VanWeelden Node.js wrapper, supports Client Credentials flow
.NET API Client Mathieu Kempe A .NET class library
Ruby Gem TaxJar Ruby API Wrapper
Ruby Gem Omise Ruby API Wrapper
BigQuery Integration Octopus Labs Python package for moving Help Scout data into Google BigQuery
Python client Santiago Hernandez Python API wrapper
Node.js wrapper Vladyslav Turak Node.js wrapper, supports Client Credentials & Authorization Code flows
HelpScoutSharp Better Reports .NET client for Mailbox API


Name Author
PHP API client Michael Morozov
Ruby API client (read-only) Guestfolio
Wordpress Docs Portal Plugin CreativeMinds
Docs API wrapper (for iOS) Buffer
Migrate Intercom knowledge base to Help Scout Raisely


Name Author
React Native Help Scout Beacon Driversnote
Help Scout Beacon for Statamic Mike Martin Designs

Custom Apps

Name Author
PHP client library Help Scout
SnoozeBot integration Shaun VanWeelden
Easy Digital Downloads for WordPress Danny van Kooten
Easy Digital Downloads plugin integration Yoast
Franz integration Section214
Flask template Carousell
Magento Joakim Hedlund
Django template Victor Neo
WordPress / Easy Digital Downloads integration Sprout Apps
Restrict Content Pro Pippin's Plugins
Intercom Tom Graham
Starter WP REST API controller Brady Vercher
Laravel Spark Iain Poulson
SLA Clock for MacOS Simon Roth