THE HOGG FOUNDATION DECLARES RACISM A MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS

The Hogg Foundation for Mental Health declares that not only is racism a public health crisis, but it is also a mental health crisis, and it is about time we named it.

If you agree that racism is a public mental health issue, please add your organization’s name to our list of co-signers. By co-signing this declaration, you are publicly acknowledging your awareness of the problem, and your organization’s commitment to doing what it can to address it.

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

Transforming Mental Health Through Community

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.

Strategy and Impact

We use a variety of approaches to create systemic change in community-based mental health in Texas.

Funding Opportunities

View open requests for proposals, awarded grants, and scholarship and fellowship information.

Success Story

In August 2019, a small nonprofit offering grief services in El Paso was overwhelmed with families in sudden need of support.

COVID-19

 

COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Our core values are never more relevant than during a time of crisis and uncertainty. We are committed to supporting our grantees and remaining flexible during this time. 

Resources for Mental Health and COVID-19

The Hogg Foundation recognizes that people have an urgent need for mental health information. We assembled this list of resources for both mental health and COVID-19. 

News and Announcements

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

3 Things to Know: BIPOC

3 Things to Know: BIPOC

The acronym BIPOC has ignited debates about language, race, power, and privilege around the world, including here at the foundation. Here are 3 things to know about the term.

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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

These policy priorities represent mental health and substance use issues that we believe deserve the attention of policymakers and advocates. 

Mental Health Guide

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

Texas 86th Legislative Summary

Our summary of key mental health legislation considered during this past session.

Podcast

Listen to conversations with mental health consumers, practitioners and advocates.

Video

Watch informative interviews, in-depth features, clips from events and more.

News

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