What it is
OurHerd is a free mental health storytelling app that empowers young people to share stories of their experiences and create positive change. It is a safe space to open up about tough times, learn from other people’s experiences and be reminded that you are not alone in your struggles. Who it’s for
This app is designed by and is for young people aged between 14 and 30 years. It is for those who would like to listen, share and be heard amongst their peers who are navigating their own mental health journey.
How it helps
It helps to empower young people to share stories of their lived experience with mental health. It also helps to normalise and validate their experiences by seeing the struggles that others have gone through as well, to remind them they are not alone.
What to expect
There are short-form videos and written stories about mental health, physical health identity, relationships and all things that life can throw at you. The app is moderated to ensure a safe space for young people.