Services

The Research & Evaluation Group uses a multifaceted approach to help programs better understand and address the needs of their initiatives and communities. Our team of award-winning researchers implements innovative tools with best practice methods to help clients achieve their goals. You can come to us for

We want to help you better understand the needs for your programs, initiatives and communities. Our research team is available to help you reach your goals.

Free Consultations
A starting point towards a valued partnership.

An initial consultation helps us to better understand your needs and learn how we can help you meet your goals. We offer free in-person and virtual consultations. These collaborative, engaged meetings provide the foundation for us to learn about your project or proposal and offer an initial, tailored evaluation plan.


Program Evaluation
A collaborative effort toward continuous quality improvement.

Using best practices and new technology, we help clients answer questions about the effectiveness and efficiency of their projects, policies and programs. Our team works with partners throughout all project stages, helping programs use data to improve program quality, shape their successes, better understand their communities and tell their stories.


Survey Development & Research
Collecting relevant data directly from the community.

Gathering information from large groups efficiently and anonymously reveal trends in behaviors and attitudes. By utilizing the science of survey design, we help partners get the information they need to target their efforts.


Needs Assessment
A mixed-methods approach to identifying public health disparities.

We blend quantitative and qualitative inquiries to provide clients with distinct understandings of the public health needs of the communities they serve. We provide data analysis, program design and technical assistance to help clients improve their programs and formulate more targeted responses to challenges in their communities.


Data Analysis
Your data, expert findings.

We help programs improve the way in which they can collect and analyze data by implementing enhanced data collection tools and methods, data cleaning, analysis and interpretation. No matter where a partner is in the process, our staff can help maximize data translation.


Focus Groups & Interviews
Qualitative data that goes beyond the numbers.

With input from community partners and stakeholders, we work hands-on to adapt program needs. By informing community outreach efforts, measuring change and impact, and collecting feedback for continuous quality improvement, qualitative services add context to client data.


Data Visualization & Mapping
Making data accessible.

We create data visuals, including impactful graphics, easily understood reports and engaging maps that can be adapted to fit into any of your communication formats. Visuals can be applied to your reports, presentations, social media platforms, or any other ways you connect with funders, stakeholders, and the public.

View data visualization and mapping examples.