The Hogg Foundation envisions a future in which the people of Texas thrive in communities that support mental health and well-being.

What We Do

We believe it’s possible to transform how communities promote mental health in everyday life. We support research and learning, practice and implementation, and policy initiatives to achieve this vision.

Our Approach

We use a variety of approaches to create systemic change in Texas.

Grant Initiatives

View open requests for proposals, or apply for scholarships and fellowships.

Featured Grantee

Learn how the APNA Texas Chapter is implementing recovery in Texas.

News and Announcements

Get news, insights and ideas related to our initiatives and the state of mental health in Texas.

Then and Now: Revisiting the School of the Future 

Mental health is not just an attribute of individuals, but is also a product of community conditions. The places where people live, learn, work, play and pray have an enormous impact on individual and collective well-being. Nowhere is this more true than in schools. A...

Supporting DACA Students

“I think it’s very important that people like you and me communicate to DACA recipients that [they] are not alone,” Sebastian Colon-Otero says. “We support you, I am here for you—let’s work together.” The University of Texas at Austin stands by students protected...

What We Lose if We Lose DACA and Dreamers

The 124,000 people in Texas who are recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, commonly known as Dreamers, face a frightening future. With DACA hanging in legislative limbo, many of these young people who are enrolled in our state’s...

Public Policy

Through a variety of policy initiatives, the Hogg Foundation influences systemic change at the state and local level to improve the mental health and well-being of people across Texas.

Policy Priorities

Priorities range from peer support services, workforce development and integrated health care to psychiatric hospital beds and infrastructure.

Mental Health Guide

Navigating mental health systems and services in Texas can be daunting, even for the most informed advocates and policymakers.

Mental Health Parity

Texas House Bill 10 changed how mental health and substance use care is provided through private insurance. Know your rights and how to get help.


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