The National Human Services Data Consortium (NHSDC) is an organization focused on developing effective leadership for the best use of information technology to manage human services. NHSDC provides information, assistance, peer to peer education and lifelong learning to its conference participants, website members and other interested parties in the articulation, planning, implementation and continuous operation of technology initiatives to collect, aggregate, analyze and present information regarding the provision of human services.

2017 Fall Conference & Institute

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Data Quality Institute

The NHSDC Fall Conference is October 11-12, 2017 in San Diego, CA. We are sold out for the conference! The theme for our Fall Conference is: “What’s Next In Data, Leadership, and Community” and the Conference Schedule is available.

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This year’s conference will be held at the San Diego Hilton Spa & Resort. Things to do!

Date: October 10, 2017, 12:00pm – 4:00pm, The Institute is sold out!
This Institute will help HMIS representatives understand the fundamentals of data analytics and how to apply that knowledge to key performance measures.


Recommendation to Update Data Use and Retention Policies (Feb 02, 2017). Members recently raised concerns on emerging immigration issues and sought guidance from the National Human Services Data Consortium (NHSDC).  As developments unfold, these changed circumstances are relevant to every community dedicated to delivering social services that sustain life and protect households.  Individuals should carefully consider whether to retain data that may put the community and clients at risk. Read More…

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