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).
This primer provides guidance for coalition-based strategic planning, including identifying vision and mission statements, setting objectives, choosing and prioritizing strategies, and doing action planning. Although this primer focuses on substance misuse, it can easily be applied to other issues.
This toolkit follows from the World Health Organization (WHO) report Preventing Suicide: A Global Imperative (WHO, 2014) by providing practical steps for engaging communities in suicide prevention activities. It describes a participatory bottom-up process by which communities can work together to identify, prioritize, and implement activities that are important and appropriate to their local context.