Community Development Resources

Program planning and evaluation guide – The aim of this guide is to help community sector organisations plan, deliver and evaluate evidence-informed programs. Its practical advice and resources are divided into five steps. Australian Institute of Family Studies, March 2018.

How to develop a program evaluation plan – This resource has been designed specifically for Communities for Children (CfC) service providers to assist them in meeting the evaluation criterion for the 50% evidence-based program requirement. However, it may be used by anyone who wants to evaluate the outcomes of a program. This resource is provided as a guide only. Australian Institute of Family Studies, 2018.

Child Family Community Australia – What is community development? Jan 2017

Child Family Community Australia – Community Engagement: A key strategy for improving outcomes for Australian Families. April 2016.