Consulting

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Consulting Services

As a leading administrator of social service programs worldwide, MAXIMUS develops solutions that help governments transform public policy goals into tangible outcomes. Our consultants are both researchers and practitioners – combining understanding gained from evaluating public policy and social programs, with real-world operational experience managing caseloads. We consistently help government programs achieve more.

Core Services

Program Assessment (Financial Services)

We conduct a comprehensive, objective assessment of your program’s operations to provide you with a framework for understanding where your program currently stands and how it can be improved. Our capabilities include financial services that focus on program funding.

Program Capacity Building

Once you’ve determined your needs, we help you prepare for and implement suggested program enhancements. We’ll partner with you to transform your vision for improved service and performance into a sustainable reality.

Business Process Reengineering and Business Process Management

MAXIMUS will work with you to address program challenges stemming from shifts in policy, business practice, and customer expectations by identifying opportunities to streamline existing business process or to automate them using technology. We have the proven ability to help secure grant monies to implement innovative research initiatives and test and evaluate pilot projects that will move your program forward. More…

System and Application Development

We coupled our operational and technical expertise to provide you with capabilities that include: assisting in large system development; developing targeted applications as add-ons for legacy systems; updating or enhancing legacy systems to meet regulatory or other program needs; developing stand-alone applications for specific program needs; and creating Web-based applications.

System Planning and Oversight

MAXIMUS consultants provide a broad array of IT services to support your efforts to implement high-quality automated systems that improve service delivery and business operations. We are unique because our consultants not only understand technological needs and standards, but also possess a deep understanding of government services and funding models. More...

Additional Program Areas

In addition to supporting child support, workforce and public health programs, MAXIMUS offers consulting solutions that focus on the the following areas:

Benefits Advocacy

For more than 30 years, MAXIMUS has served the nation’s most vulnerable populations by providing SSI Advocacy Services for children in foster care and by providing Title IV-E, TANF, and Adoption Assistance Eligibility services. More...

Child Care Services

Since 1992, MAXIMUS has helped parents, providers and states through the development, implementation and operation of full-service child care programs and child care information systems. More...

Child Welfare Consulting Services

MAXIMUS has a long history of helping child welfare and protective services programs achieve their mission of protecting our most at-risk populations. In addition to assisting child welfare programs in finding new ways of meeting the demands of heavy case loads, our consultants assist in the planning, monitoring and implementation of child welfare systems (SACWIS). More...

WIC Electronic Benefit Transfer Solutions

Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) is a recognized solution for the distribution of program benefits. The technology is well established in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and is now proving to be equally efficient for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). More...