Transforming Mental Health Through Community

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

Young Minds Matter 2023

Join us for a full day of conversations and learning about supporting well-being by improving the places where we live, learn, work, play, and pray.

Co-hosted by the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health and Prevention Institute, he conference features some of the most vibrant minds and cutting-edge strategies for collaborating with children, youth, and families as decision-makers and leaders in community transformation.

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Social Emotional Intelligence and Youth Success

As a rural, border community that is 95 percent Latino/x, Laredo has faced barriers to care as well, often due to cultural, gendered, or spiritual beliefs.

88th Legislative Session Summary

The 88th Legislative Session was a whirlwind of activity with many mental health and substance use issues rising to the forefront. The Hogg policy team provided education, technical assistance, and policy analysis to legislative offices.

News and Announcements

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

Co-Signer Spotlight: People’s Community Clinic

Co-Signer Spotlight: People’s Community Clinic

People’s Community Clinic is a full-service, federally qualified health center in Austin with a mission to improve the health of medically underserved and uninsured Central Texans, People’s provides high quality, affordable healthcare with dignity and respect.

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Mental Health Goes Back to School

Mental Health Goes Back to School

During this especially divisive time, a strong partnership between two Austin nonprofits is providingmuch-needed mental health support to students, families, and school communities.

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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.

Latest Policy Brief

Individuals with intellectual and other developmental disabilities often lack access to quality services and care despite increased risk of mental health conditions.


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


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