TechForce Winners

14th May 2020 | News

We are delighted to be one of the 18 winners of the TechForce19 fund to pilot Neurolove.org as part of the Covid-19 response

The £500,000 fund was announced by NHSX as the UK entered lockdown to find tech companies who can create digital support solutions for those at risk while staying in isolation.

The fund received more than 1,600 submissions of innovations and Chanua was one of 18 firms have now been green-lit for grants of up to £25,000 to help support young peoples mental health and specifically young people in care.

The collaboration was lead by Public, Academic Health Science Networks, NHSX, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and the Ministry for Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).

The government press release can be seen here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/digital-innovations-tested-to-support-vulnerable-people-during-covid-19-outbreak

The press release from the innovation agency can be seen here:

https://www.innovationagencynwc.nhs.uk/news/Digital%20solution%20to%20support%20youngsters%20in%20care%20during%20Covid-19