This Community-Led Suicide Prevention resource hub lists best practice tools that help groups take action on community suicide prevention.
The Action Center’s suite of resources provides guidance and tools to help communities create change related to health issues. This section provides five steps and nine key activities to guide developing partnerships.
This document provides “lessons learned” about evaluation and data and surveillance collection from two virtual communities of learning for tribal and state Garrett Lee Smith suicide prevention grant evaluators. The report highlights evaluation and data challenges and recommendations, tribal- and state-specific evaluation concerns, resources, and case studies on how GLS evaluators overcame evaluation challenges.
This guidebook helps cities evaluate violence prevention programs. It includes the following chapters: 1) Needs and Asset Assessment, 2) Clarifying Your City’s Approach to Change, 3) Setting Goals and Measurable Objectives, 4) Evaluating Your City’s Strategy, 5) Data for Evaluation, 6) Collecting Your Own Data for Evaluation, 7) Analyzing and Reporting Findings.
This online training on strategic planning is for suicide prevention coalitions and program leaders to enhance effectiveness of prevention efforts. It follows a case example of a community coalition through the six-step planning process.
This section of the Community Tool Box provides guidance on describing a community, what matters to its members and stakeholders, determining what issues should be a priority, and describing the barriers and resources for addressing the identified issue(s).