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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2001) Guidelines for the evaluation of outreach work: a manual for outreach practitioners. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. 83 p.

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Policymakers and practitioners around the world acknowledge the importance of outreach work in the drug field, but the fact that it is a good idea does not mean that every project is of the same standard. Clients, policymakers and project staff need ways of assessing whether projects are fulfilling their aims and objectives. These guidelines aim to help outreach projects: to understand their aims and objectives; to understand and value their activity; to improve that activity; and to show themselves and others their worth

Table of contents
Introduction: Evaluation dialogue 1
Approaching evaluation
• Why evaluate?
• Four essential principles
• Outreach evaluation: our approach
• Empowerment evaluation
• Assumption-focused evaluation
Designing and implementing your evaluation
• Overview of the evaluation process
• Evaluation dialogue 2
• The four stages of evaluation
Evaluation techniques
• Methods and data analysis
• Communicating and presenting your results
Glossary


Item Type:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Guideline
Drug Type:Alcohol or other drugs in general
Intervention Type:AOD disorder, AOD prevention, AOD disorder harm reduction, Education and training, Rehabilitation/Recovery
Source:EMCDDA
Date:2001
Call No:REF, EMCDDA
Pages:83 p.
Publisher:Office for Official Publications of the European Communities
Corporate Creators:European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
Place of Publication:Luxembourg
ISBN:92-9256-024-3
Edition:EMCDDA Manual Series No. 2
Keywords:community empowerment, empowerment, European Union, outcome monitoring, outreach, program evaluation
Notes:Includes bibliographic references.
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Accession Number:HRB 2091 (Available), HRB 2092 (Available)
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Subjects:MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Social services > Outreach
HJ Treatment method > Treatment outcome
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Programme planning, implementation, and evaluation > Programme evaluation
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
N Communication, information and education > Recommendations or guidelines > Practice / clinical guidelines
VA Geographic area > Europe > European Union
R Research > Research and evaluation method

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