Oxford Consultants for Social Inclusion (OCSI) develop and interpret the evidence base to help the public sector and other organisations deliver better services. We are committed to improving social and economic outcomes by providing high quality rigorous research and analysis that meets the needs of our users. Since launching in 2003, OCSI have worked with more than 100 public and voluntary sector agencies at local, regional and national level to improve policy-making and service delivery.
OCSI are a spin-out research consultancy from the Social Disadvantage Research Centre at the University of Oxford. Our core team combines excellent research skills together with detailed knowledge of the needs and challenges faced by public sector organisations partners. We have significant experience in supporting local capacity, strategic needs assessment and benchmarking, programme evaluation and development, targeting and allocating resources, modelling and scenario planning, geographic information systems (GIS) and database & web development technologies.