Data plays an important role in helping design and evaluate a coordinated entry system. The information collected through an HMIS (Homeless Management Information System) and other data-collection methods creates a narrative on the past and current experience of a household. If gathered widely and consistently, and interpreted accurately, data can lead to deeper insights that result in appropriate community responses to homelessness.
Racial Disparity Task Force
The Task Force assesses our data on equity in service provision and outcomes (whether people of different races or ethnicities are more or less likely to receive assistance or achieve positive outcomes), and if racial disparities are present, that steps have been or will be taken to address those disparities. (Learn More)