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i am the head of a section in my company and i have noted that members in my unit are not aware of the safety procedures and i therefore decided to make them aware.Among the three types of communication which one would i use? and why?
Improving Organizational Management and Development Mon, 12/03/2018
I am developing a community-based learning support club as my post graduate studies project. I am a vocational educator and trainer in Australia in our community health services sector. I would like to incorporate the Community Toolbox into my blended learning workshops under licensed authorisation. Can you advise if this type of license is firstly possible for here in Australia, and under what license agreement this would occur.
Sat, 12/01/2018
I want to become a community leader, how do I get started? Who do I talk to? Building Leadership Mon, 11/19/2018
I am organizing a March for Light in response to the murders in Pittsburgh. It will be tied into Chanukah, the festival of light. How do I go about quickly organizing events in five major cities in the U.S.? Do I need an experienced organizer? I have people in various cities who are willing to be captains of the events in their cities. Time is of the essence. Chanukah is four weeks away. Thank you.
  • Creating and Maintaining Coalitions and Partnerships
  • Advocating for Change
Wed, 11/07/2018

I searched about multicultural Therapy in the Community tool Box website but I"m still confuse about strategies for client engagement, exercises and techniques in the multicultural perspective.

May you help me wih this issues?

Best wishes,
Beatriz Melo

Enhancing Cultural Competence Wed, 11/07/2018
Do you have an APA citation for this source? Writing a Grant Application for Funding Tue, 11/06/2018

I am part of an organization that is seeking to purchase a house to create a youth-centered community space in Detroit, Michigan. Do you have any information about how groups have converted different spaces to community centers and the challenges they faced and how they were successful?

Thank you!
  • Creating and Maintaining Coalitions and Partnerships
  • Analyzing Problems and Goals
Mon, 11/05/2018
Hello, checking on the best way to wrap into partnerships in a community to raise awareness, plan of action for assisting community to know and implement resources for at risk dual diagnosed youth to assist in keeping out of the pipeline to prison--
Creating and Maintaining Coalitions and Partnerships Mon, 11/05/2018
Can you assist and partner to launch an international mission/leadership training center ?
  • Creating and Maintaining Coalitions and Partnerships
  • Developing Strategic and Action Plans
  • Improving Organizational Management and Development
Sun, 11/04/2018
I have used your Tool Box and would like to send you my Logic Model for review. Is there a mentor or someone that would be willing to review and provide feedback to me? I want to have the greatest impact on transforming math education for young children. Please let me know where to email my LM.
Thank you,
Barbara Pearl
Increasing Participation and Membership Mon, 10/29/2018
Are the terms program and intervention used interchangeably? I feel like a program is an intervention but an intervention may not be a program. I ask because I teach a program planning course, the name of the book is program planning, but as soon as we start talking about what will happen, the word changes to intervention. For me, an intervention is more research based where a program is more community based. I can't find the answer here or on the internet - what is the difference between the two?
Developing a Framework or Model of Change Fri, 10/26/2018
we are looking for funding opportunities as the NPO to help the community to generate funds through food garden?
Writing a Grant Application for Funding Mon, 10/15/2018
I have read a material in your right up that I want to use to review literature for my thesis.
please how should i write the reference?
Wed, 10/10/2018
How do I start my workshops in the school system, and what are the first things I need to do ?
Increasing Participation and Membership Wed, 10/10/2018
How can you someone who is suffering from social anxiety and improve his social activities and overall behavior?
What is the magic trick?
Fri, 10/05/2018
I sent you an e-mail but not sure if it would go to anyone who could have answered my question. I wanted to utilize the resources from your site to help me organize my thoughts and actions in creating a workshop we ( plan to hold in the spring of 2019. We are charging 20$ per head to cover costs. My concern is that because we are not a nonprofit, does this make use of your resources inappropriate?
Developing Strategic and Action Plans Thu, 10/04/2018
Hello. I am a bilingual speech-language pathologist who's daughter is attending a new trailing acharter school. Her school is lacking parent involvement and I have volunteered to develop a parent informational group. I have a observed a lack of parent support regarding education on their misconceptions about multilingual acquisition and the expectations there of. I have received approval from the principal to submit an action plan. I am writing to you to inquire about consultation services as I complete the steps suggested on your website. Would this be a viable option? Thank you in advance.
Developing Strategic and Action Plans Tue, 10/02/2018
Hi, my name is Eric Rosin I work for Options for All, a non-profit organization that provides a multitude of services for adults with developmental disabilities. I am the program manager for our Mira Mesa day program located in San Diego CA, we work with our participants to provide vocational support through employment/volunteer opportunities. Currently, we are working towards developing a plan to start a culinary arts day program. I was doing some research and I stumbled upon Soups and Sweets/organization which seems really amazing. I was hoping to gain some insight into your program, and how you got started, funded, success, things that didn't work. etc. I am sure you are very busy, but any info you could provide would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you for your time
Developing Strategic and Action Plans Tue, 10/02/2018
Dear Sir/Madam,

I'm Thomas Salima from Papua New Guinea, a developing country in the pacific region. I come from a rural area in Madang Province of Papua New Guinea. I am currently a bacherlor's degree holder and working in Port Moresby, the capital city of Papua New Guinea. My village/community had faced a lot of social, economic issues in today's world and I would like to help set up a community development framework that will assist in reducing those issues and to increase the living standard of my rural community. Would you please help me with some advise on how or where i should start, what needs to be done to get the plan in place, the different components of the community development plan or framework, which people or organistion should i seek to gain help, and any donor agencies whom I should see if I needed help in terms of finance to establish special projects for the community. I sincerely await your reply. Kind regards, Thomas Salima
  • Creating and Maintaining Coalitions and Partnerships
  • Developing a Framework or Model of Change
  • Developing Strategic and Action Plans
  • Developing an Intervention
  • Increasing Participation and Membership
  • Advocating for Change
Thu, 09/20/2018
I am looking for evidence on the use of Butterfoss and Dunet's "Plan Quality Index" for reviewing the quality of community health action plans. If not this tool, a recommendation for a similar qualitative assessment tool would be appreciated. Thank you!
Evaluating the Initiative Wed, 09/19/2018
What is the Homeless population in Durango, CO today? I need to know for a paper.
Assessing Community Needs and Resources Sat, 09/08/2018
I am needing to write a paper on my community to assess the population. For defining the community, the following are given to address. My community chosen, boundaries, etc are in all capitals. My problem is that I cannot find statistics. Any tips are appreciated. Thank you! Mary
Assessing Community Needs and Resources Sun, 09/02/2018
I have used your excellent toolkit for my graduate course on leadership and social justice. Previously, the toolkit had a complete example of a strategic plan (related to adolescent); however, I can no longer find that example. Was it been taken down or moved?

Developing Strategic and Action Plans Tue, 08/28/2018
How to present a survey report concerning the health of pregnant women and childrend to the audience.
  • Advocating for Change
  • Evaluating the Initiative
  • Implementing a Social Marketing Effort
Thu, 08/23/2018
Hello, My name is Bianca Jenkins and I am a 3rd year medical student working in a rural community in Michigan. I work in Arenac County in Michigan which as of 2018 has been ranked #80 out of #83 for health rankings by county in Michigan. I am only here for 6 months, but in this time I have seen many health issues. The health issue that has been particularly near and dear to me is their ever increasing opioid epidemic. With that said, I would like to educate the community about the opioid epidemic, how it has affected and affects their community and what they can do to help but I have no idea where to start. I have been looking for statistics specific to Arenac county but since it is a smaller town, there is not much literature besides vague "drug overdose" mortality records. I guess I'm just not sure where to go from here but any advice would be appreciated.
  • Creating and Maintaining Coalitions and Partnerships
  • Assessing Community Needs and Resources
  • Building Leadership
Wed, 08/15/2018
Hi! I would like to start a community based fitness/running program for people in recovery. Any suggestions on where to start? Thank you so much!! ❤Krystal
  • Assessing Community Needs and Resources
  • Developing a Framework or Model of Change
  • Increasing Participation and Membership
  • Implementing a Social Marketing Effort
Wed, 08/08/2018
What would be ten great questions to ask key influencers about what's important to them , their favorite causes or their thoughts on their community?
Assessing Community Needs and Resources Tue, 08/07/2018
Hi I am putting together an event on an extremely limited budget to benefit and promote a non profit organization. How can I ask for help from different companies? (eg. Soliciting that the business supply prizes or water for the event day) And is it appropriate to do so?
  • Implementing a Social Marketing Effort
  • Writing a Grant Application for Funding
Fri, 07/27/2018
What are that you dont feel as strong?skilled?
Tue, 07/17/2018
I am doing research on dialogue and participatory leadership and am looking for datasets either qualitative or quantitative to answer the question of impact or efficacy of community conversations/dialogue on social cohesion, identity or health of communities. Would you be able to assist?
Evaluating the Initiative Thu, 07/12/2018
How do I cite information from Chapter 8 in APA format? Wed, 07/11/2018
I am a Social Worker. My residents consist of elderly and young disabled. We have a diverse population. Some of the population speak in their native language and those who do not understand feel left out, and visa versa when English is spoken and others do not understand they feel left out - what is your solution to this situation ?
  • Assessing Community Needs and Resources
  • Enhancing Cultural Competence
Mon, 07/09/2018