Designing and Planning Programs for Nonprofit and Government Organizations
The Authors xvii
PART ONE: PROGRAM PLANNING FUNDAMENTALS 1
1 Exploring the Nature of Program Planning 3
2 Determining Work Group Participants, Leadership, and Relationships 20
PART TWO: THE STAGES OF PROGRAM PLANNING 33
3 Initiating a Planning Project 37
4 Analyzing Problems and Assessing Needs 71
5 Setting Goals and Objectives 120
6 Laying the Foundation for a Successful Design 144
7 Developing the Essential Program Components 157
8 Documenting the Completed Program Plan 220
Resources for Planning Service Programs 255
- Includes topics such as building support, initiating the planning process, analyzing needs and alternatives, setting goals and objectives, identifying and performing key design tasks, and documentation.
- Provides a comprehensive guide to the planning process.
- Contains illustrative case studies.
- Offers a companion website that highlights additional case studies and tools for instructors.