AISP Multi-site Research Projects

AISP works to generate interest in multi-site research projects that demonstrate the value of IDS and answer policy questions that are relevant across jurisdictions. The following research studies provide examples of past projects in which three or more AISP Network sites utilized their linked administrative data to inform generalizable knowledge, as well as local policy and practice.

Educational Well-being of Children in Assisted Housing Programs

Sites Involved: Philadelphia, PA, Allegheny County,PA, South Carolina, Washington State, Milwaukee, WI, New York, NY
Federal Agency Involvement: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), 
Institute of Education Sciences (Advisory role, John Easton, Director)
Administrative Data Sources: Assisted Housing Program Use (HUD Records)
, Educational Data (School District Records)
, Address (School District Records, Health and Human Services Records), 
Low-Income Status (Public Assistance Eligibility, Federal School Lunch Program)
External Funding: The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Project Description

Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Data Crossover Youth

Sites Involved: Case Western Reserve University, Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago, New York City
Administrative Data Sources: Child Welfare Agency Records and Juvenile Justice Records
External Funding: The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Project Description

Service Use and Outcomes for Veterans and Non-Veterans after Release from Jail in Three Cities

Sites Involved: University of South Florida, Philadelphia, PA, Los Angeles, CA
Federal Agency Involvement: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Administrative Data Sources: Criminal Justice Records, Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Records, Public Assistance Records, Public Health and Mental Health Provider Records, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Records (from multiple VA administrative data sources)
External Funding: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Project Description