DSG staff and consultants provide technical assistance and training to federal agencies, states, cities, federal program grantees, and community-based organizations in a variety of areas. These areas include: program evaluation and monitoring, planning and development; program management and resource development; management information systems development; meeting and conference management; and staff education and training.


Research and Evaluation

In keeping with our mission of Science in the Service of People, the scientists and support staff who make up DSG’s Research and Evaluation Division help clients and consumers alike make evidence-based decisions about behavioral health, justice, and education policies, programs, practices, and interventions.

Training and Technical Assistance

It’s a brave new world for organizations everywhere. DSG is helping clients and communities meet evolving demands and be responsive to the needs of their stakeholders—now and well into the future.

Management Consulting

The challenges are diverse: disruptive technologies, limited resources, changing demographics, globalization. The solution is the same. At DSG, we believe an organization’s success rests in its people, in communication with other people. Plain and simple.

Website and Application Development

Software engineers and Web designers manage the security and 508 compliance for numerous .gov Web sites and conduct 508 compliance training and handle several Web services to operate government Web sites.


DSG’s Communications and Technology Division—writer–editors, graphic designers, and software developers—provides first-rate editorial, design, and information technology expertise to help you effectively connect your message to your target audience.

Conference and Management Planning

Conferences can be unwieldly to manage. DSG has it down to a science.