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TextUp empowers social workers with secure messaging and collaboration, saving time and improving professional quality of life.


a direct channel of communication with clients

Easily communicate through your TextUp account using any of your devices.


Clients can call and text your TextUp phone just like any other phone.


Enjoy the convenience of mobile communications without publicizing your personal phone number.


consistent communication for strong, productive relationships

Share contacts with other members of your treatment team to ensure continuous care and constant contact.


Collaborate using a team TextUp phone in addition to your personal TextUp phone.


repetitive tasks to optimize impact

Automate record keeping of client communication to avoid tedious revisiting later on.

Scheduled Messages

Schedule call and text reminders for yourself and for clients saving time and energy.


Coming soon. Send call and text announcements to your client subscribers to notify them of important updates.

TextUp enables case managers to efficiently foster strong relationships with clients built on consistent communication and reliable follow-up.

Agency directors sign up for TextUp.


Team leaders create TextUp phones for each case manager on the team.


Case managers link up personal phone with TextUp phone.

And if the situation changes

Agency directors or team leaders can easily transfer any TextUp phone to another case manager with all records intact.


Eric Bai

Eric studied Computational Biology at Brown. Eric has worked with the homeless community in many capacities: in soup kitchens, in shelters, and as an outreach worker. He has experience in full-stack development, prototyping and interviewing.


Hanna Oh

Hanna studied Industrial Design at RISD. She is passionate about designing systems and services that improve the quality of life for individuals. Hanna wants TextUp to change pre-existing system that is not working well for users.


Michelle Petersen

Michelle explores innovative healthcare practices through Public Health & Public Policy. Michelle can be found volunteering at Hasbro Children's Hospital, working for the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, or baking treats for her fellow Social Action House members.

We are privileged to work with incredible partners in Cambridge, Providence, and Rhode Island. Their support, advice, and feedback help make TextUp happen.

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