SERVICING THE AGING OVER 40 YEARS
AGING ANALYSIS & ASSOCIATED TECHNICAL TOOLS
DSFA develops AI & technology and produces media resources to support aging in the community. We also design evaluation tools for data analysis, create recommendations, and offer strategic planning based on data. In addition, DSFA develops comprehensive technology modules, data platforms, and quality improvement tools to support resolutions for health aging-related social needs, outcome tracking, and drive ongoing program improvement — we promote healthy aging through analysis and technological tools.
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & SERVICES
DSFA assists organizations with strategic business development, allowing them to accomplish desired goals and objectives efficiently and effectively. We focus on an organization's mission and goals, mapping program efforts, measuring results, applying lessons learned, and building strong, effective long-term relationships with clients and industry counterparts — we provide project management, program management, business services, and administrative services to our clients.
COMMUNITY & NEIGHBORHOOD REVITALIZATION
DSFA creates, encourages, and participates in the community development of Age-Friendly, livable places where individuals, families, and aging adults can live, work, and age. We focus on transforming neighborhoods that lack vitality and suffer from stagnant or declining property values into neighborhoods — we work with residents and businesses that want to invest their time, energy, and money into their communities.
EDUCATION & TRAINING SERVICES
DSFA helps companies navigate and scale work through custom education and training in aging, community development, housing, and health. These solutions include new remote enterprise learning
technologies using augmented reality and virtual instructor-led training. We also create educational resources on aging in the community using proven methodologies. In addition, DSFA focuses on serving research institutions, public and private institutions, community and technical colleges, health systems, various associations, and individuals, inclusive of everyone in between — we offer knowledge solutions in areas with the most complex and challenging aging issues to date.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS & RESILIENCE PLANNING
DSFA delivers emergency preparedness and resilience planning for Aging individuals and caregivers and the businesses that serve them. The firm seeks to protect people, property, organizations, and
society during natural, climate, and environmental emergencies. DSFA focuses on situational awareness using strategic and evidence-based emergency management tools that produce necessary outcomes for unexpected incidents and disaster situations, as well as day-to-day operations — we want to provide a roadmap that helps people and businesses prepare and navigate small and large-scale emergencies.
HEALTH SERVICE SUPPORTS
DSFA coordinates health service supports that are performed, provided, or arranged to promote, improve, conserve, or restore aging individuals' mental or physical well-being. DSFA focuses on increased awareness, access, and utilization of health services for individuals, including the socioeconomically marginalized population — we create linkages between people and services.
RESEARCH AND EVALUATIONS
DSFA produces reliable research on the populations and issues critical to organizations' missions, particularly in aging, health, housing, and the social determinants of health. DSFA also rigorously evaluates the effectiveness of ideas and solutions and shares lessons broadly. DSFA focuses on strengthening the capacity of businesses by helping them develop more robust systems and adding to their knowledge base of emerging ideas — we provide research and evaluation outcomes that work.
DSFA designs Age-Friendly residential and commercial spaces for outdoor or indoor places, public or private, dedicated to any activity or usage. Often collaborating with architects, contractors, and other building professionals, the firm creates sophisticated, livable, and universal spaces that reflect their client's style and identity. DSFA focuses on incorporating innovative ideas and proven science in its projects, creating authentic and grounded interiors that stand the test of time — we understand space design is the layout of the space to create an identity.