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The Program Evaluation Tool Kit Web-Site

The Program Evaluation Tool Kit: A Blueprint for Public Health Management is a practical, step-by-step guide to evaluating programs. It is presented in a series of short modules with simple explanations and specific tools.



The Tool Kit boils the evaluation process down to five basic steps.

1. Focus the evaluation

2. Select methods

3. Develop data collection tools

4. Gather and analyze data

5. Make decisions about the program



Worksheets are included in the Tool Kit in both hard copy and electronically (on a 3.5" diskette).



The Tool Kit project was co-funded by the Ottawa-Carleton Teaching Health Unit Program and the Public Health Branch, Ontario Ministry of Health.



An order form can be obtained from Debora Dover. E-mail her your fax

number and she will fax you an order. Debora's e-mail is doverde@rmoc.on.ca and her phone number is (613) 724-4122 x3752.

To recover some of the costs of printing and shipping, the cost of the kit is $30. You will be invoiced at a later date.



Nancy Porteous, Research Coordinator

Health Department, Regional Municipality of Ottawa-Carleton

e-mail porteousna@rmoc.on.ca



The Program Evaluation Tool Kit web site URL is

http://www.uottawa.ca/academic/med/epid/toolkit.htm



*** Reviewers comment:

The web-site is very clear and easy to follow, provides a succinct and

helpful summaary of the principles of evaluation in public health and the Program Logic model. It makes me, for one. want to rush off and order that tool kit!***