Government agencies require strong insight into the communities they serve. Just like any other organization, understanding, evaluating, and addressing community needs can often be a challenge for federal, state, or local government agencies. ECS supports government agencies in their efforts to fulfill their commitment to enhance community resources, provide support to citizens, and address community challenges.
Through program evaluation services, constituent surveys, and organizational analysis, ECS can help government organizations determine their major pain points and the changes they need to thrive. ECS can help government entities determine the right ways to apply the resources they have toward the needs of the community. With ECS, government entities are able to engage in conscientious Program and Concept Development, creating programs that will be advantageous to the community, and readily accessible.
Strategic and Action Planning
Through the Theory of Change and Logic Model Development, ECS can guide government entities through the strategies they need to become more effective and proficient. Organizations are able to build up their sustainability and their community engagement, with actionable plans that are easy to implement and easier to manage. Government entities are often operating with lean budgets, or with technology that needs a refresh. Action planning strategies and careful change management can help government entities transition to newer processes and superior resources without disruption.
Resource Generation and Grant Assistance
Growth is frequently the most challenging time for an organization. Through Capacity and Infrastructure Development, organizations are able to grow with greater levels of sustainability and stability. ECS can provide superior Resource Generation and Grant Assistance, making it easier for organizations to secure the funding they need. Even government services frequently need to manage their budgets and secure their resources. With Campaign Development and Organizing expertise, ECS can help government entities build their fundraising efforts and resource management skills.
Leadership Development and Transitional Planning
To maintain growth and stability, organizations need to be able to proceed without disruption. ECS can provide complete transitional planning services, so organizations know exactly what they will do when their leadership changes. Depending on the governmental entity, leadership changes may be rare, or they may be fairly frequent. Regardless, most organizations are used to periods of disruption during transition. With our expertise, organizations are able to create seamless transfers of leadership that will benefit the organization immediately.
Our Client Testimonials
I have worked directly with Epiphany Community Services (ECS) since April of 2020 when I began consultation with the company regarding a federal grant. Since the beginning of this relationship, I have found ECS to be professional, knowledgeable, and very responsive. In preparation for the grant, ECS met with me over the course of several months, gathering data, consulting with the grant team, and providing professional expertise.
Joanna Lowry MA, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS
Director of Addiction Services
Butler County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery Services Board
“Working with ECS over the past 6 years has brought our coalition's evaluation process to a whole new level, they really understand how coalitions work and offer practical, real life solutions and suggestions to keep our coalition functioning at a high level.”
Building A Safer Evansville-BASE (WI)
"Great team at Epiphany! Love working with Kelli, Deacon and Jessica. They are experts in their field and have helped our coalition in our endeavors to reduce substance use among youth. I appreciate their hard work and individualized assistance!"
Washington Parish Coalition on Human Services (LA)
"They have been a great asset to me. I started with the coalition in June of this year and ECS has provided me wonderful support and guidance in my new adventure."
Winnebago County Task Force (IA)
"Working with ECS has been key to the success of the Awake Community Coalition. We really appreciate all of the people at ECS who are so helpful to us."
"Our Coalition has grown exponentially since we had ECS working with us! Their insights and suggestions have helped us with our work at the community level, and they are always available for consultation. Love this team of people!"
Assistant Executive Director
Prevention Coalition of Mercer County (NJ)
"ECS is a great resource for our DFC coalition! They provide invaluable knowledge and information and have an amazing staff. They continually provide us with great ideas and input to move our coalition forward!"
Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention Hancock County (IA)
"RC RAIL Coalition has dramatically seen a difference in the services they provide since working with ECS. They provide our coalition with great support and are always willing to help or brainstorm when needed. We enjoy all of the staff at ECS and feel that the work they provide us with is of excellent quality."
RC RAIL Coalition (IA)
"I LOVE ECS! They assist our coalition in tracking all of our coalition initiatives and are always there with great advice when we need it! Thank you ECS!"
Community Prevention Specialist, Riverhead CAP (NY)
"Epiphany Community Services provides exceptional support, analysis, recommendations and feedback that allows our organization stay focused on the goals and objectives in our action plan, while giving us the tools to communicate our story and accomplishments in a meaningful way."