Policymakers, public officials, and communities are demanding established approaches to addressing social issues now more than ever. However, using data to measure program outcomes – at any scale – is no small task. Effective social services rely on collaboration and communication between agencies, partners, and local community leaders alike. At the heart of it all, the data that agencies collect and evaluate can truly shape the story that enables social services organizations to continue and grow. read more
We’re excited to share that we are starting a new series on the blog. Our Data By Design series will include deep dives from our data team here at Social Solutions and a “behind the scenes” look at how we use data.
To kick off our Data By Design series, our Lead Data Scientist, Adriana Beal, is sharing the fundamental and profound difference between output and outcome.