We empower our clients to collect, analyze, manage, share, and act on data that will help them better serve their communities.
Our core services fall into five related categories. For more information on the topical areas our services address, see our Areas of Focus.
Primary Data Collection
We help clients identify and collect the data they need to address their pressing concerns. Our services range from developing short, targeted questionnaires and facilitating focus groups to designing and managing community-wide mapping and census projects.
Housing unit mapping
Housing unit condition assessment
Key informant interviews
Research and Analysis
We design studies that answer the questions that matter to our clients. We leverage both existing and newly collected data in analyses that support data-driven decision making.
Analysis of existing data
Analysis of newly collected data
We work with clients to bridge institutional and technical gaps and make critical information more accessible to their partners and communities.
Data clearinghouse development
Planning and Evaluation
We help clients transform data and information into concrete action that benefits their communities.
Each of our large scale projects includes training and deliverables that better position clients to collect, analyze, manage, share, and act on data in the future. We also provide stand-alone capacity building services.
GIS/mapping software capacity building
Survey design and implementation training
Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) formula training
Training and guidance concerning Census Bureau data collection methodology and procedures, data dissemination tools and efforts to engage and consult with tribes and local governments
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We work with clients to identify their most pressing data needs, establish specific goals, and design studies that will meet those goals, taking into account each client’s unique set of constraints and opportunities.