Over the past two months the Lifehack team has been running a programme in Upper Hutt called Oro, which focuses on mobilising the local community around a series of local initiatives and igniting localised cross-sector collaboration. This blog post is …Read More
The future of mHealth
On the 22nd + 23rd of October Toni and Simon attended the mHealth symposium in Auckland, hosted by the University of Auckland.
The way we access health-related services is changing throughout the world and …Read More
See our workshop post over here!
For the last couple of days we spent our time amongst young people and academics, joining together for the purpose of discussing, analysing, and sharing research about mental health. Individuals hailed to …Read More
In the early days of Lifehack, we were often asked how many mobile apps we’d built. Apps that would ‘solve’ youth mental health issues… pieces of technology that would improve the wellbeing of all young people in this country …Read More
We’re delighted to be online all day today – Monday 25th May – to help you check in with your goals, motivation and purpose. Want to read more about this? Check out our previous Youth Week blog …Read More
We’re pretty excited that Youth Week is almost upon us, and that this year’s theme is ‘We are the future / Kō tātau te ao o āpōpō’.
Here’s the video introducing this year’s action:
How might we give young…Read More
How might we better co-ordinate and collaborate within the e-mental health community?
We were delighted when we received an email from Dr Terry Fleming (of SPARX & University of Auckland) inviting us to the inaugural round table of e-mental health …Read More
Designed by Freepik
We’ve been working behind the scenes with a variety of projects & ventures since Lifehack Labs in September 2014, supporting the amazing young teams to get a great foundation to their work to build ventures to enhance …Read More
We’re delighted to share the short documentary which was filmed for Lifehack Labs 2014.
Learn about the young leaders from around Aotearoa who took part, what happened throughout the Lab, and get a peek behind the scenes with the Lifehack …Read More
A list of services to help you be awesome.
Check out this list of online resources which can give you jumpstarts and shortcuts to gain quick momentum for your project or social venture.
Simple Website Tools:WordPress – highly customisable…Read More
Lifehack Labs was our deepest program to date to discover how we might enable bright Kiwi minds to improve the wellbeing of other young Kiwis through technology.
It took the shape of a 5 week social innovation bootcamp which brought …Read More
This week the participants were super busy. Even more super busy than the weeks before. As a tribute to this busy-ness, this week’s blogpost is an attempt to document just some of the thoughts, questions , processes and progress the …Read More
This week we asked our Labs Co ordinator Charlotte to run us through the goings on of week 4.
It’s easy to forget while immersed in this process, that Lifehack Labs is just a tiny snapshot in time. Who would …Read More
Penny Hagen assists organisations to apply participatory and design-led approaches to the development of policy, organisational process, strategy and services. Penny specialises in co-design and social change projects and provides training and mentoring to design teams and organisations wanting to …Read More
This week we mixed it up a bit, crowdsourcing the week’s happenings from Gemma, Jade, Caroline, John, Michael, Steven and Katie which were then free-styled by Lifehack Labs’ resident rapper Aaron. Have a listen here.
First day ate cake,
Celebrate …Read More
We asked our #lifehacklabs Co- Lead Chelsea Robinson to give us a run down on what happened in week 2.
If week one was about downloading information and new ideas and new thinking around wellbeing and technology, week two …Read More
Weeks out from #Lifehack Labs, I pondered over the type of content that I wanted participants to be clued up on. Given our remit, it was clear that technology had to be part of that learning journey. Trying to cover …Read More
Today we’re launching Lifehack Labs into the world.
We’re welcoming twenty of the brightest young people from around the country join us in Wellington today to begin Lifehack Labs. It’ll be five weeks of intensive learning, research, mentoring, coaching and …Read More
Recently we launched LIFEHACK Labs – Aotearoa New Zealand’s first social innovation lab. It’s focus through the 5 week experience is to kickstart impact projects to improve youth wellbeing through technology.
Why Youth Wellbeing?
As many of you will know, …Read More