(PRWEB) February 6, 2010
Athena Software (http://www.athenasoftware.net) one of the world’s leading providers of integrated, web based, client management solutions for health and human services was selected by Relationships Australia family counseling centers to provide web based, integrated case management software in New South Wales (NSW) and South Australia (SA). The addition of Relationships Australia as a client confirms Athena Software leadership position in providing case management software to social service organizations in Australia.
Dana Fox, Director of Business Development, Athena Software said, “Athena Software is excited to expand our network of social service clients in Australia. Relationships Australia is the leading provider of relationship support services and committed to helping Australians in every state, build stronger relationships that enhance the lives of individuals, families and communities.” Judith Cross, CEO Relationships Australia South Australia, explained,” Relationships Australia was looking for a flexible, integrated, integrated case management software which could support a diverse range of services designed and delivered by a team that understood our agency and was easy to implement. Athena Software was exactly what we were looking for. We need to put our energy into serving people, not designing, building and supporting a computer system.”
With more than 60 years of experience, Relationships Australia provides family and community support to over 100,000 clients from over 200 cities with funding from the Australian Government’s Family Relationship Services Program (FRSP). Cross went on to say, “With the interface to FRSP, Athena Software is ideal for a wide range of social service organizations in Australia small or large, looking for help with case management. Athena Software will be among the first to interface with the governments FRSP Online system.”
Athena Software’s expanding client base now extends to the United Kingdom, Ireland, Greece, Caribbean, United States, Australia and Japan. “Athena’s web based software makes it possible to work with agencies around the world and implement our new version of case management software quickly and efficiently,” stated Fox. "The continuing success of Athena Software is another indication of the strength of the high-tech sector in our community," said Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo. "It is encouraging to see our companies pursue exciting new opportunities on the world stage, and expand in the global marketplace."
Fox added, “Athena Software appreciates the support of the staff at the trade consulate in Sydney, Australia. Tom MacDonald Consulate General of Canada and Nigel Sabin Trade Commissioner for Australia provided terrific support from Sydney. “Tom is from Cambridge Ontario, so it was easy to make a personal connection.” said Fox returning from a trip to Australia. “John Jung, CEO of Canada’s Technology Triangle and his team provided support in Waterloo Region as well as ideas and connections to build the business in Australia. We are fortunate to work in a region that supports each other,” Fox stated. Athena Software plans to work closely with the Canadian / Australian government and agencies like Relationships Australia to make the transition to an affordable solution for social service organizations across Australia as easy as possible.
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Athena software is one of the world's most powerful and fully integrated case management and client information solutions designed for counseling, mental health centres, behavioral health and EAP providers.
Athena helps its customers reduce operating costs, increase efficiency and improve customer service by integrating human resources, notes, outcome evaluation and billing into one system. Athena solutions combine decades of combined experience with the power of server based open source database technology.
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