What are the challenges and opportunities for connecting people to key services? KP Naidu, VP, Benetech Labs discusses strengthening the social safety net.
In the US, the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to causing more than 200,000 deaths, has resulted in unemployment for over 16.3 million Americans. As a result, the demands on critical social safety net services such as food, shelter, medical treatment and so on have skyrocketed.
With the holiday season approaching, Bay Area community members gathered for a conversation centered on human services solutions to support our region’s most vulnerable citizens.
Edwin Chan, Senior Executive Analyst at San Mateo County Human Services Agency shares how his department is using software to drive positive impact for the community.
Benetech user researcher, Alex Cabral explains why a community-based approach is essential to developing software for social good.