NYCx Co-Labs Accessible Mental Health Challenge Info Session
The NYC Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer, the New York City Economic Development Corporation, and ThriveNYC are pleased to present a webinar on the upcoming NYCx Co-Labs Accessible Mental Health Challenge, a challenge which seeks to test creative, tech-enabled solutions that help answer the following question:
How might we improve mental health among Latinx youth (13-18 years old) in Inwood and Washington Heights, NYC?
The NYCx Co-Labs: Accessible Mental Health Challenge is part of the inclusive innovation efforts of the City of New York to connect the NYC tech ecosystem, government agencies, local communities, and global innovators to address the mental health needs of our most vulnerable communities, especially in light of the unique challenges and disparate impacts posed by COVID-19.
Explore Mental health needs in Inwood & Washington Heights, NYC
The Co-Labs program as a mechanism to address the challenge
The application process and implementation timeline
(submit questions here)
Oscar J. Romero Jr., Program Director, The NYC Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer
Shanna Crumley, Innovation Advisor, The NYC Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer
Jonathan Lane, Assistant Vice President – Urban Technology & Innovation, New York City Economic Development Corporation
Sophie Pauze, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Office of ThriveNYC
For more information, please visit the challenge website