Strategic planning requires a forward-thinking approach that sets clear objectives and pathways to address the multifaceted challenges of homelessness. Our strategic planning initiatives prioritize collaboration, community engagement, and sustainable solutions, ensuring that our efforts are both impactful and enduring in the fight against homelessness.

What is Strategic Planning?

Strategic planning is a systematic process that organizations use to define their direction and make decisions on allocating their resources to pursue this direction. It encompasses the vital task of setting a clear course for the organization, taking into account its current state and its future aspirations in addressing homelessness.

The essence of strategic planning for these organizations goes beyond merely envisioning a better future; it is about crafting a comprehensive roadmap that navigates the journey from the current state of homelessness to a future where individuals have found stability and regained their dignity. It acts as a bridge, connecting the present challenges with the envisioned brighter future, ensuring that every step taken is purposeful and impactful in the mission to end homelessness.

How We Help

Comprehensive Analysis

We conduct an exhaustive analysis, delving into the internal and external factors affecting homelessness support organizations. This includes a deep understanding of current capabilities, available resources, organizational strengths, and areas that require improvement.


Trend Forecasting

Through a meticulous examination of homelessness trends, competitive landscapes within the social support sector, and socio-economic indicators, we proactively anticipate future challenges and opportunities in the mission to address and alleviate homelessness.

Stakeholder Engagement

We engage with all key stakeholders, from top leadership to frontline employees, ensuring that the organization’s vision and mission are pointed towards the problems they are most passionate about and equipped to solve.


Alignment with Core Values

We ensure that formulated visions or missions are aligned with the organization’s core values, ensuring authenticity and commitment.

Goal Setting

We help organizations set clear, measurable, and time-bound objectives that align with their vision and bring maximum impact to supporting and restoring dignity to homeless populations.


Priority Determination

Not all objectives are of equal importance. We assist in prioritizing goals based on their impact and feasibility.

Scenario Planning

We consider various future scenarios, assessing potential risks and opportunities, to formulate robust strategies.


Resource Allocation

Strategies are only as good as their execution. We guide organizations in allocating resources—be it manpower, capital, or technology—effectively to ensure strategy implementation.

Roadmap Creation

We lay out a detailed roadmap, breaking down strategies into actionable tasks, timelines, and milestones.


Monitoring Mechanisms

We establish mechanisms to monitor progress, ensuring that the organization stays on track.

Transparent Communication

Effective strategic planning requires buy-in from all stakeholders. We assist in crafting communication plans that keep everyone informed and engaged.


Feedback Loops

We establish channels for continuous feedback, ensuring that strategies can be refined based on ground realities.

Performance Metrics

We set up key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics to evaluate the success of the strategic plan.


Regular Reviews

Strategic planning isn’t a one-time activity. We facilitate regular review sessions, ensuring that strategies remain relevant and effective.

Adaptive Strategies

In a rapidly changing world, flexibility is key. We design strategies that can adapt to changing circumstances.


Learning Organization

We promote a culture of continuous learning, ensuring that organizations can evolve and innovate in their strategic approach.

Why Strategic Planning Matters

Strategic planning is the bedrock of enduring success for organizations dedicated to homelessness support. It not only provides clarity and direction but also serves as a unifying force. By recognizing the current situation and envisioning a brighter future, strategic planning ensures that all resources and efforts are channeled harmoniously toward the shared mission of addressing homelessness.

Our conviction is that organizations, regardless of their size or sector, can achieve remarkable success in the pursuit of homelessness solutions through a well-crafted strategy. Through comprehensive analysis, collaborative engagement with the homeless community, and a commitment to continuous improvement, we strive to guide these organizations toward a future marked by growth, societal impact, and innovative solutions.


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Cicero Group is a premier management consulting firm focused on implementing data-driven strategies for a broad mix of private, public, and social sector organizations across the globe. We work with top management to assess needs and provide data-driven decision support to capture and build value in a variety of industries and across a full range of organization structures.

We bring deep functional expertise in advanced research and analytics, strategy, operational excellence and trajectory transformation to identify and capture value for our clients. These are the pillars of Cicero Group’s overarching purpose: Help clients create and continuously deliver extraordinary results.

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