What it does
Provides access to resources via 211 API calls in real time and generates populated referral form that can be sent via email or printed as a pdf.
How we built it
We incorporated a multi-platform approach using perl, 211 API, Bootstrap, JQuery, and Google Maps
Challenges we ran into
We ran into problems when we tried to parse the data results from 211 API
Accomplishments that we're proud of
We're proud to have built a useful tool that supports individuals in needs and improve the way the resources are accessed.
What we learned
We learned how to incorporate policy requirements through a multi-agency approach.
What's next for HTI Resources Management Tool
Build more features... example: email and pdf generation and printing.