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Open Referral develops data standards and open source tools that make it easier to share, find and use information about health, human, and social services.

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The Administration for Community Living's Social Care Referrals Challenge

HHS Technology Challenge calls for interoperability solutions using HSDS

The U.S. Administration for Community Living provides funding and support to networks of state agencies and community-based organizations who serve ...
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Release Announcement: Benetech Service Net upgrade

[Welcome back to the blog, Benetech! This post is from KP Naidu, VP of Benetech Labs, with an update on ...
Upgrading our specifications: A proposal for HSDS 2.0

Upgrading our specifications: A proposal for HSDS 2.0

We’re excited to share a proposed upgrade to the Human Services Data Specification, authored by our technical partners, the Open ...
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Collaboration in crisis: responses to the pandemic across our network

With the world in crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic, health, human, and social service providers face a harrowing dilemma: ...