London-based BetterSpace is an online intelligent marketplace for employees to access mental health and wellbeing resources, easily and securely.
Paid for by employers, the BetterSpace app gives employees direct access to over 300 resources categorized by six wellbeing pillars – Sleep, Helping others, Physical activity, Stress management, Meaningful activities, and Social Connections. BetterSpace may suggest a local lunchtime yoga class, recommend a life coach, or offer expert tips on sleep management.
Founded two years ago and trading for one year, BetterSpace the company vision is that mental health and wellbeing should be addressed preventatively. Dubbed an early stage ‘social impact innovator’, the start-up’s ambition is to act as the wellbeing concierge for over 10m people by 2026.