LIVIN Foundation Teams Up with Healthtek, Inc. and Leading Non-Profits to Launch Revolutionary Suicide Prevention Platform

    Minneapolis (April 10, 2024) – LIVIN Foundation, a Minnesota based non-profit and trailblazer in mental health advocacy, has announced a ground breaking reseller partnership with Healthtek, Inc., a leading technology company, and two other Minnesota based non-profits, Smiles for Jake, and 2B CONTINUED. This collaboration signifies a monumental step forward in leveraging technology and collective expertise to address mental health challenges on a global scale. LivinConnected, spearheaded by LIVIN Foundation, represents a combination of innovation and compassion as a cutting-edge mental health platform with a human touch, dedicated to suicide prevention.

    “At LIVIN Foundation, we have always believed in the power of community and collaboration to drive positive change,” said Kaitlin Daeges, Executive Director of LIVIN Foundation. “With LivinConnected, we are proud to partner with Healthtek, Inc, Smiles for Jake, and 2B CONTINUED to introduce a mental health platform that has the potential to save lives through its innovative approach to suicide prevention.”

    LivinConnected will be showcased in detail at the exclusive Northern Minnesota Suicide Prevention Conference on May 16th, 2024 at Arrowhead Lodge in Baxter, MN. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience firsthand how this platform harnesses the latest advancements in technology and mental health advocacy to  provide real-time support and intervention to those in need.

    “Healthtek is honored to offer our innovative Hope technology with LIVIN Foundation, Smiles for Jake, and 2B CONTINUED  for the development of LivinConnected,” said Yon Hardisty, Founder of Healthtek. “By integrating our technological expertise with the invaluable insights of these non-profit organizations, we are confident that LivinConnected will make a meaningful impact in the lives of those struggling with mental health challenges.”

    Central to the LivinConnected platform is “Hope”, a mental health plugin designed to deliver personalized support and intervention to users. Through sophisticated algorithms and machine learning capabilities, individuals can tell Hope what they’re going through, and she will offer tailored recommendations, resources, and interventions in real-time. Users also have an option to share their story through a community chat.

    “We are excited to be part of this collaborative effort to advance suicide prevention and mental health support,” said Sarah Smith, Executive Director of Smiles for Jake.

    “With the LivinConnected customizable platform for our organization, we have an opportunity to reach individuals in need and provide them with the help and care they need to keep going,” explained Tammy Diehn, Founder & Executive Director of 2B CONTINUED.

    The launch of LivinConnected represents a pivotal moment in the ongoing fight against suicide. By uniting leading non profit organizations with a pioneering tech company, this platform has the potential to revolutionize mental health support and save countless lives worldwide.

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