AISP Network: Philadelphia IDEA

About the Work

The Philadelphia Office of Integrated Data for Evidence and Action (IDEA) a central component of Philadelphia’s Office of the Managing Director. IDEA 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.

Philadelphia IDEA is hosted by City of Philadelphia Office of the Managing Director.

Integrating data since: 2002

Jurisdiction: Philadelphia

Scale: city

Contact: James Moore, Director
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About the Data

Data Included

Vital Records
Child Welfare
Early Childhood

Current Data Uses

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
Juvenile justice
K-12 education
Mental health
Social determinants of health
Substance use/opioid use
Two-generation programs

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