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A Road Map to Implementing Evidence-Based Programs

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Much has been written about the importance of the community needs assessment. Identifying your target population and understanding its needs, challenges, and assets is critical to your success in choosing an appropriate program. Articulating the outcomes you want to achieve (such as reducing underage alcohol use or improving parental bonding) will provide the framework for exploring the range of evidence-based programs and practices and selecting the best fit for your organization.

See Community Needs Assessment Resources and Tools for more information on community needs assessments.

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