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New year, new accessible app

You got that right – after months of research, prototyping and testing we are all set to launch MOMO Express. MOMO Express is a delightful, accessible and co-designed app for children and young people with learning disabilities or younger children to co-use with a trusted worker. It’s a simple to use app, which asks the… Read more »

Devon Children in Care Council release MOMO video

Devon Children’s Services have been leading the way nationally in use of MOMO for informal and formal complaints. Here’s a video their Children in Care Council just released explaining what they want their young people to do when they aren’t happy with their care. Voice-overs by Devon young people.   You can see the rest… Read more »

MOMO is recruiting. Are you our new Operations Manager?

  Are you an experienced Operations Manager looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work for a multi-award winning social tech company and make a positive impact on society? Come and join MOMO, a growing business in the tech for social good sector. We have taken our app for young people and children’s… Read more »

MOMO is recruiting. Are you our new Account Manager?

  Are you an experienced Account Manager looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work for a multi-award winning tech startup and make a positive impact on society? Come and join MOMO, a growing business in the tech for social good sector. We have taken our app for young people and children’s services… Read more »

Real users, real testing – introducing MOMO Express

  Children and young people in Havering have been testing the first MOMO Express prototype. MOMO Express? MOMO Express is the new name for the (in-development) version of MOMO for children and young people with learning disabilities and replaces the working title of ‘MOTO’. This article is a glimpse into what the MOMO Express prototype is trying… Read more »

Co-creating with children with learning disabilities

The MOTO creation process is gathering pace. Last week we partnered with Foxden Quarriers in South Shields to run a fun and interactive co-creation session with young people, their parents and professionals. The day was a huge success with everyone participating in activities such as storytelling, before using tools to bring the stories to life and… Read more »

Communicating without words – the start of a new MOMO

Team MOMO has been busy travelling the country to find out more about the communication challenges faced by young people with learning difficulties, and how they are being overcome. We’re doing this as part of the design process that will lead to a new version of MOMO for them (working title: MOTO!). Learning difficulties affect people differently, leading to… Read more »

Use MOMO to share your good news

This new scenario is now live on the MOMO app. To get it just update your version of the app or use it immediately on the web app – links are here. Worker or carer? See how it works by signing up to the demo version here.

MOMO Wins The Observer’s New Radicals Award for Social Innovation

We’re incredibly proud to announce that The Observer and Nesta have selected MOMO as one its New Radicals for 2016. New Radicals is a search led by Nesta, the UK’s innovation foundation, and The Observer to find the top people, projects and organisations offering innovative ways to tackle social challenges. It was launched in 2012 was… Read more »