Employment success and housing stability go hand in hand. Although the public workforce and homeless service systems both serve homeless and unstably housed jobseekers, these systems work in silos in many communities. Collaboration is critical for these two systems to achieve their interrelated goals.
One promising systems collaboration strategy is cross-system data sharing. This resource provides an overview of data sharing, explains how it can be used to better understand and meet the needs of workforce and homeless service populations in your community, and lifts up how Chicago and Detroit have successfully operationalized this strategy.
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- Heartland Alliance
- Document type
- Issue/Policy Brief
- North America / United States
- North America / United States (Midwestern) / Illinois / Cook County / Chicago
- North America / United States (Midwestern) / Michigan / Wayne County / Detroit
- Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License