Conducting a Community Assessment

Scroll through the manual below for an in depth overview on developing an assessment (often referred to as formative assessments) for your community. Although the manual was developed to develop health education or health behavior programs, the methods within can be applied to develop an assessment for any water-related issue. 

At the end of the guide is a list of additional helpful materials. Use these materials to expand your understanding of assessment or or contact the Tribal Water Center for more specific guidance.

Click here for a printable version on the manual: Formative Assessment for Program Development: A User’s Guide