Advancing solutions that support, affirm, and empower young people

Hopelab is a social innovation lab and impact investor at the intersection of tech and youth mental health.

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How We Do It

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We invest in entrepreneurs working to advance health equity outcomes and scale social impact.

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We are a diverse team of interdisciplinary scientists and behavioral health experts who collaborate to make your offerings more youth-centered, impactful, efficacious, and scalable.

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We accelerate collaborations with academics, entrepreneurs, and policymakers to advance science-driven tech solutions for youth mental health.

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When Hope Takes Flight

We’re exploring exciting new ways of working and creating collaborations for youth mental well-being. See our new direction in action and learn how different pieces of Hopelab work together in the pursuit of impact.

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Cozy video games exist – turns out wholesome games are a genre that centers on relaxation and wellness – is it the future for digital spaces?

'TikTok, Gen Z, and Mental Health: The Rise of the most resilient generation'

For a lot of young people, mental health issues are a part of our story. This is the tale of how one Gen Zer leveraged TikTok to find resilience during the COVID pandemic.

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Unpacking the results of a pilot randomized control trial of imi, a web app designed to improve mental health by supporting LGBTQ+ identity affirmation and boosting positive coping skills.

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Mental health tech was a hot topic at the HLTH conference in Las Vegas; enthusiasm and investment interest don’t appear to be slowing down. 5 key takeaways emerged.