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.

When Recovery Meets Social Entrepreneurship

“How do we empower the voice of lived experience to help shape policy and programming?” Jason Howell asks. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) defines recovery as a “process of change through which individuals improve their health...

Hurricane Harvey, Faith and Resilience

“My faith was and is my most valuable resource,” Jameisha Brown says. “I learned to maintain hope, even when I was told there was none left.” Even though Hurricane Harvey made landfall in August 2017, the devastation left in its wake continues to affect many Texans...

How to Build a Healthy City

“People are part of many different communities,” Dr. Clay Johnston says. “Not just their physical community, but also the communities in which they work, and in which they share religion and other cultural commonalities.” The notion that individual well-being can be a...

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.

Podcast

Listen to conversations with mental health consumers, academics and other experts.

Video

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News

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