Tools and Resources
Explore community assessment standards and best practices. Learn how community assessments help programs remain responsive to the children and families they serve.
Five Steps to Community Assessment: A Workbook for Head Start and Early Head Start Programs Serving Hispanic and Other Emerging Populations
In this workbook, find a five-step community assessment process. Use it to help programs identify new or underserved populations in the service area, assess their needs, and identify available resources.
This tool can help staff coordinate their efforts as they gather the information required for a community assessment.
Use this checklist to help determine if the home-based program option is appropriate for the community your program serves.
Review how programs must monitor their progress toward goals on an ongoing basis.
Learn how programs should assess community strengths, needs, and resources.
Resource Type: Article
National Centers: Program Management and Fiscal Operations
Last Updated: October 10, 2019