AISP Network: CARES Integrated Data System

About the Work

The Data Management Office (DMO) is a central component of Philadelphia’s Office of the Deputy Managing Director of Health and Human Services. DMO collects, analyzes, and reports on social services data to provide public officials, policymakers, and practitioners with accurate, timely information to help them make data-driven decisions. The DMO operates and maintains the CARES integrated data system (IDS), which receives information from 11 unique source databases.

CARES Integrated Data System is hosted by City of Philadelphia Data Management Office.

Integrating data since: 2002

Jurisdiction: Philadelphia

Scale: city

Contact: James Moore, Director of the Data Management Office
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About the Data

Data Included

Vital Records
Health
Child Welfare
Early Childhood
Justice
Homelessness/Housing

Current Data Uses

Research
To inform policy
Program evaluation
Case management
Community needs assessment
Grant reporting, planning, and development

Relevant Policy Priorities

Adult justice
Child welfare
Early childhood risk factors
Homelessness
Housing
Juvenile justice
K-12 education
Mental health
Social determinants of health
Substance use/opioid use
Two-generation programs

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