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Skill Building Resources

Skill Building Resources

Skill-Building Resources

Parachute has assembled a collection of information, guides, and tools, to help communities develop their skills in planning and priority setting. The following resources in the tool kit have a range of applications: from general public health uses and injury-specific prevention to specific examples of exercises used by Parachute. Please use this information in whichever way makes the most sense for your needs! Check back often as new tools and guides are added to the page. 

Priority Setting

Skill-Building Tools: An Introduction to Priority Setting, Parachute

Communty Planning Guide- Safe Communities: National Community-Based Injury Prevention Priority Setting Exercise, Parachute's Safe Communities

Facilitator's Manual - Safe Communities: National Community-Based Injury Prevention Priority Setting Exercise, Parachute's Safe Communities

Community Motor Vehicle Collision Priority Setting Toolkit, ​Parachute

Multi-criteria analysis manual for making government policy, Department for Communities and Local Government, UK

Program Evaluation

Skill-Building Tools: An Introduction to Program Evaluation, Parachute

Excerpts from the Review of Evaluation Frameworks, Saskatchewan Ministry of Education

Chapter 36: Introduction to Evaluation, The Community Tool Box, The Work Group for Community Health and Development, University of Kansas

Introduction to Program Evaluation for Public Health Programs: A Self-Study Guide, Centers for Disese Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

RE-AIM Evaluation Framework

Doing more with program evaluation: A toolkit for conducting program evaluation, The Provincial Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health at CHEO

Network Evaluation

Network Evaluation: Cultivating Healthy Networks for Social Change, Centre for Social Innovation & Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

Logic Models

Skill-Building Tools: An Introduction to Logic Models, Parachute

Logic Models and Program Planning, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Relating Activities and Outcomes: Developing and Using Logic Models, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Knowledge Translation

Skill-Building Tools: An Introduction to Knowledge Translation, Parachute

Knowledge Translation (KT) Planning Primer, Public Health Agency of Canada

Social Media

Skill-Building Tools: Social Media as Helath Promotion, Parachute