Do you want to include institutional analysis, community assessment, or a Safety Audit in your OVW grant application? Do you already have this planned in your OVW-funded program?

Through email, phone, audio/video conference, and limited on-site assistance, Praxis provides individual, customized consultation and support to communities planning or implementing community assessment projects:

  • Developing a budget and work plan
  • Articulating the goals and outcomes of your assessment
  • Determining the scope of your assessment
  • Formulating the focus of your assessment
  • Fitting the basic elements of institutional analysis to the needs and politics of your community
  • Organizing and motivating your assessment team
  • Strategizing an assessment work-plan
  • Gaining cooperation and participation from agency directors
  • Developing a strategy for data collection and analysis
  • Conducting focus groups that frame an assessment team’s analysis

To access this technical assistance or to find out more, contact Maren Woods, Program Manager, at 651-699-8000 or maren@praxisinternational.org