Service Tree

The Service Tree lists all services in "branched" groups, starting with the very general and moving to the very specific. Click on the name of any group name to see the sub-groups available within it. Click on a service code to see its details and the providers who offer that service.

Information and Referral Database Management Assistance

Programs that help information and referral services plan, implement and effectively use a system which provides for the storage and retrieval of information about agencies and organizations that offer human services for residents of their community. Included are assistance in the selection of a format appropriate to the organization's needs; establishment of inclusion/exclusion criteria; development of specifications for the content, structure, indexing and cross-referencing of agency entries; design of questionnaires to acquire program information from community service providers; development of strategies to verify the accuracy of resource information; formulation of procedures for ensuring that information is updated and maintained on a regular basis; and ensuring that any information maintained about individual clients meets requirements of privacy legislation.

Nonprofit Database Management Assistance

Programs that help nonprofit organizations plan, implement and effectively maintain a system which provides for the storage and retrieval of information that supports the delivery of their programs and services. Included are assistance in the selection of a format appropriate to the organization's needs; establishment of inclusion/exclusion criteria; development of specifications for the content, structure, indexing and cross-referencing of database entries; design of questionnaires to acquire information for the database; development of strategies to verify the accuracy of database information; and formulation of procedures for ensuring that information is updated and the database maintained on a regular basis. Included are programs that help nonprofit associations develop and maintain databases that contain financial information submitted to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) via Form 990 that are made available to scholars who want to conduct research on the nonprofit sector.

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