ConnectVA is pleased to launch our newest community resource, Community Vital Signs, offering accessible & understandable data.
What is Community Vital Signs?
Quickly and easily find pertinent data on the health of Virginia — broken out by counties and cities — from poverty to unemployment to education to health. It is an initiative of ConnectVA to put multiple sources of community data under one roof that is user-friendly, accessible, and easily understood.
Why make data available?
Data driven decision making is a necessity for organizational success. By serving as an informational access point for pertinent community data, ConnectVA’s Community Vital Signs provides a centralized location for local data that can quickly provide you with an overall picture of our community’s health.
How can I use Community Vital Signs?
The practical applications are limitless! Whether researching for a grant, development a program to address community needs or gathering information for a fundraising campaign, the information and data found in ConnectVA’s Community Vital Signs will allow for more sound decision making supported by reputable data.
ConnectVA continues its mission to empower individuals, advance organizations, and strengthen community by serving as an informational access point for pertinent community data that encourages data driven decision making by Central Virginia’s social sector.