DCF is seeking to establish service agreements with at least one company that can provide research and
statistical analysis for Vermont’s welfare policy. Research and statistical analysis will include, but is not
limited to, projecting and forecasting Reach Up Program caseloads, and conducting analysis on
Vermont’s Reach Up program. DCF is looking for data analysis on the Intergenerational Poverty within
the Reach Up program, analysis and outcomes for the Financial Employment pilot within the Reach Up
program, a forecast of the Reach Up and Reach Ahead caseload, and annual updates to the Federal
FSA4125 report .