|Evaluation Plan Resources|
A Guide to Family Intervention and Prevention Program Evaluation
Basic Guide to Outcomes-Based Evaluation for Nonprofit Organizations with Very Limited Resources
Basic Guide to Program Evaluation
CDC Evaluation Working Group
Center for Program Evaluation
Getting To Outcomes 2004: Promoting Accountability Through Methods and Tools for Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation
Outcome Evaluation: A How-To Guide
Outcome Measurement Resource Network
Outcome-Based Evaluation: A Training Toolkit for Programs of Faith
Planning and Evaluation Resource Center (PERC)
The Program Manager's Guide to Evaluation
W.K. Kellogg Foundation Evaluation Handbook
Evaluation Handbooks and Texts
Georgia Policy Council for Children and Families. The Family Connection and Metis Associates, Inc. (1997). Pathways for Assessing Change: Strategies for Community Partners.
Herman, Joan L., Ed. The Program Evaluation Kit. Sage Publications. Newbury Park. Includes nine books written to guide and assist practitioners in planning and managing evaluations.
Kirk, Raymond S. (1999). Evaluating and Reporting Outcomes: A Guide for Respite and Crisis Care Program Managers. Chapel Hill, NC: ARCH National Resource Center for Respite and Crisis Care Services.
Kumpfer, Karol L., Gail H. Shur, James G. Ross, Kate K. Bunnell, John J. Librett and Allison R. Millward. (1992). Measurements in Prevention: A Manual on Selecting and Using Instruments to Evaluate Prevention Programs. Center for Substance Abuse Prevention Technical Report - 8. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service.
Mika, Kristine L.(1996). Program Outcome Evaluation. Milwaukee, WI: Families International, Inc.
Peisher, Ann, Meg Sewell and Ray Kirk. (2001). Outcome Accountability for Family Support Programs: Volume I: Concepts. Chapel Hill, NC: FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community Based Family Resource & Support Programs.
Peisher, Ann, Meg Sewell and Ray Kirk. (2001). Outcome Accountability for Family Support Programs: Volume II: Workbook and Instruments. Chapel Hill, NC: FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community Based Family Resource & Support Programs.
Rossi, Peter H., Howard E. Freeman and Mark W. Lipsey. (1999. Evaluation : A Systematic Approach. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Taylor-Powell, Ellen, Boyd Rossing and Jean Geran. (1998). Evaluating Collaboratives: Reaching the Potential. Program Development and Evaluation. Madison, WI: Cooperative Extension.
United Way of America. (1996). Measuring Program Outcomes: A Practical Approach.
Wholey, Joseph S., Harry P. Hatry and Kathryn E. Newcomer, Eds. (1994). Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation. (1998.) Evaluation Handbook.