Below are descriptions and links to downloadable pdf documents for each of the Community Needs Assessment questionnaires. The Community Leaders and Community Members questionnaires include the same set of questions, while the Private Sector Operators questionnaire is constructed for business owners, startups, and non-profit entities. The Community Needs Assessment to Keep Teachers Teaching is intended to help communities define protocols and resources related to school reopenings.
These questionnaires allow various stakeholders in your community to frame and identify the needs the community will be experiencing in the next few months and prepares your community leaders to have discussions with elected officials and the newly-sworn-in Administration to receive assistance for those needs as soon as possible.
Community Needs Assessment – Community Leaders and Members
The Community Needs Assessment for Community Leaders and Members includes a set of questions designed to help you and your community get a better understanding of your goals, the factors within your community that impact the achievement of those outcomes, and how to frame the collective approach to solving for your community’s needs.
Community Needs Assessment – Private Sector Operators
The Community Needs Assessment for Private Sector Operators includes a set of questions for business owners, startups, and nonprofit entities to help them think about the intersection between the solutions their organization provides, how those solutions link to their community’s needs, and the tools needed to solve for achieving their organizational goals.
Community Needs Assessment to Keep Teachers Teaching
The Community Needs Assessment to Keep Teachers Teaching includes questions to help your community leaders and your elected officials identify and understand where funds and other community resources are needed for the local school system to implement protocols that allow students to keep learning while COVID-19 is spreading within the community and how to frame an approach for local education reopenings and operation that minimize risk of COVID-19 outbreaks.