Community Readiness

2014 PDF
Coalition Support and Community Change Strategic Prevention Framework

A set of survey questions consisting of open-ended questions about the community’s attitudes, knowledge, beliefs, etc. about an issue (e.g. substance use, HIV/AIDS). A small number of interviews of key respondents using this survey. Scoring of the completed interviews using scales provided for each dimension of community readiness. Calculation of readiness scores on 5 dimensions using the interview scores. Use of these final readiness scores to develop a plan for action.

Authors Tri-Ethic Center for prevention Research

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