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

2017 Fall Conference & Institute
2017 Spring Conference

Mark your calendars! Our next Institute is on October 10, 2017 and our Conference is on October 11-12, 2017 in San Diego, CA. Our theme is “What’s Next in Data, Leadership, and Community”. We will be announcing a call for sessions soon, so make sure to sign up for our newsletter and our Facebook page.

Thank you for coming to the Spring NHSDC Conference in Salt Lake City, UT, April 26-27, 2017. The theme for the conference was Putting It All Together: Uniting Data, Technology, and People.

Some of the conference material have been updated. There is more to come… Please check back in a few days for the latest version of the session materials.

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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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