Margaret Cargo and Lisa Warner discuss the "realist" approach used to evaluate the Aboriginal Parental Engagement Program (APEP).
Information on how to disseminate evaluation findings to the broader service sector, including tips for writing and publishing an evaluation report
Information about the types of evaluation methods that inform evidence-based practice, and tips for services on establishing a culture of evaluation
A guide to the why, who, what, when, where and how of evaluation, particularly the vital tasks needed to ensure an evaluation goes smoothly
Dr Rachel Carson outlines how going through the ethics application process and receiving ethical clearance provides welcome reassurance.
An outline of the steps involved in planning an evaluation, and an overview of the key concepts relating to the broad stages of evaluation
For busy practitioners who are striving to meet the needs of families with limited resources, taking the time out to ask how the dads are going may seem like a luxury.
The importance of introducing measures of fidelity into the ongoing evaluation of family and relationship support services
A brief overview of the role of evaluation and innovation in the context of family support services