Erica Harrison

About Erica Harrison

Erica is the Director of Industry Relations at Bitfocus.

Using GIS to Solve 3 Common Problems in Helping the Homeless

This article explains how a geographic information system (GIS) relates to homelessness—and how to use it to solve three specific problems in homeless services.

Criminalization of Homelessness: Your Basic But Comprehensive Guide

Criminalizing the homeless is the most expensive and least effective way to address homelessness. But what are its roots? And how can we address it?

HMIS Data: Getting Measurable Results Through Business Intelligence

Learn how use business intelligence (BI) to find patterns within your HMIS data, gathering measurable results to inform your strategies to end homelessness.

3 Ways to Bridge the Technology Gap with a User-Friendly HMIS

The technology gap in the Human Services workforce requires a user-friendly, customizable HMIS in order to efficiently serve your community's homeless.