How are you preparing your agency for success in today’s world? Government agencies often face a similar burden: how to do more with less. While many agencies may already have a case management system in place, legacy systems can weigh them down even further. An older case management system can have a detrimental effect on the productivity of a government agency, which is why the U.S. Government established the Modernizing Government Technology Act (or the MGT Act) to advise agencies to upgrade their technology systems. read more
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
Organizations that specialize in early education know the importance of providing young children and their families the tools they need for success. To provide these tools and support, fundraising and grants are often necessary. Agencies such as The Office of Head Start provide grants to organizations, like yours, to support the children and families in your community during these important developmental years.
The Office of Head Start encourages early school preparation and readiness for children ages newborn to five and their families by supporting children’s growth and development in a positive learning environment through the Head Start Program. To become a part of the Head Start Program and qualify for potential grant funding, organizations are required to submit a Program Information Report each year of implementation.
For many U.S. cities, solving the homelessness crisis is an ongoing challenge, but what does homelessness really look like today and how can we continue to combat this problem in the future? We’ve dissected the recently published Department of Housing & Development’s (HUD) 2019 Annual Homeless Assessment Report and the results are shocking. read more