Renewed Grant: More Communities get Better Software.

When you’re taking on some of the world’s most challenging social challenges, you need a strong alliance. Since 1991, we’ve been working with strong non-profits and local communities to end homelessness. Our work was recently recognized by Tableau Foundation.  They not only renewed our grant, they expanded it.  This will allow us to make anRead More

What if you could stop homelessness before it started?

CTA is part of the Data for Good movement.  We’re doing our part to help people turn their lives around. The solutions we create help organizations collaborate and safely remove the data siloes so people can get the help they need. Technology and its solutions can be an abstract issue. To see how technology canRead More

CTA exists because we want to end homelessness and poverty. So what’s our impact?

We partner with communities like The Coalition of Homeless Service Providers in Monterey County, Skid Row Housing Trust in LA, United Way 211 Monterey, and more. These organizations help people escape homelessness and to help get or keep families in homes.   The California communities we work with face a double whammy: high cost ofRead More

What if your Goal is to change the world?

If you’re reading this blog, you’re someone who cares about social change. If you’re like the organizations we partner with,  you’re someone who thinks big and works hard.  You’re probably also slightly fascinated by technology and the doors it can open for you.  If so, you may enjoy this peek behind the scenes as CTARead More

Helping HSD in Santa Cruz “Bring Families Home” through data integration

Santa Cruz County Human Services Department (HSD) is using data integration to boost the impact of their program: “Bringing Families Home”.  By quickly identifying who needs assistance, they’ll connect low income families with state services. HSD also hopes to rapidly rehouse those who are homeless and to prevent those families on the edge from fallingRead More

Skid Row Housing Trust (Los Angeles)

“The Skid Row Housing Trust provides permanent supporting housing so that people who have experienced homelessness, prolonged extreme poverty, poor health, disabilities, mental illness and/or addiction can lead safe, stable lives in wellness.” The Trust offers more than 1800 homes to individuals who have experienced homelessness. The Trust provides integrated case management, mental health treatment,Read More