Vimbo Health offers app based Digital Therapeutics (DTx) for depression and anxiety. We combine the vast technology packed in mobile devices with scientifically proven Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) based techniques to get your beneficiaries feeling better, and living healthier and happier lives.
Mental illness treatment gaps in Africa exceed global averages, and range from 75% in South Africa to as high as 92% in Ethiopia and Nigeria (treatment gap: those with difficulties not in treatment)
It takes 10 years on average for a person to begin treatment for depression.
Depression is the single largest contributor to global disability, contributing 7.5% of all years lived with disability (WHO)
Segue Interactive was brought on board to design, architect & develop an iOS version of the Vimbo app with an aim of reaching out iPhone users who need digital treatments on depression and anxiety.
Finally!! A digital therapeutics solution for Africa.
Round of fundraising.