Capacity Building for Diabetes Outreach: A Comprehensive Tool Kit for Organizations Serving Asian and Pacific Islander Communities

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Capacity Building for Diabetes Outreach: A Comprehensive Tool Kit for Organizations Serving Asian and Pacific Islander Communities

Description

This toolkit was designed to help community-based organizations and community health centers develop organizational capacity to deliver diabetes prevention and control programs within Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. It addresses eight key components for capacity building:

  1. Community assessments
  2. Evaluation
  3. Organizational support
  4. Staffing
  5. Building coalitions and partnerships
  6. Funding
  7. Community outreach and inreach
  8. Marketing
Tools and resources are provided throughout this document and in the appendices. Each section includes quick tips, case studies, definitions, and examples that will help clarify many concepts.

Developer:

National Diabetes Education Program

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Institutes of Health

History

Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: December 2011
Last Updated: 01/18/12

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