Building Networks and Creating Collaborative Partnerships Within Communities
- Explore different ways to build networks within a community. Justify how building networks within a community is related to advocacy.
- Assess some of the challenges related to building networks within a community. Determine how a human service professional can overcome some of these challenges.
- Determine the role that collaborative partnerships within a community play with regard to advocacy.
- Evaluate some specific ways in which collaborative partnerships can be created within a community. In your answer, examine any ways that you think are more effective than others.
Please read the following resources.
American academy of pediatrics. (n.d.). Building effective partnerships. Retrieved from https://www.aap.org/en-us/advocacy-and-policy/community-advocacy/Pages/Building-Effective-Partnerships.aspx
Advocates for youth. (n.d.) Building effective youth-adult partnerships. Retrieved from https://advocatesforyouth.org/resources/fact-sheets/building-effective-youth-adult-partnerships/
Community Tool Box. (n.d.). Section 8: Multicultural collaboration. Retrieved from http://ctb.ku.edu/en/table-of-contents/culture/cultural-competence/multicultural-collaboration/main
Community Tool Box. (n.d.). Section 7: Working together for healthier communities: A framework for collaboration among community partnerships, support organizations, and funders. Retrieved from http://ctb.ku.edu/en/table-of-contents/overview/model-for-community-change-and-improvement/framework-for-collaboration/main
Community Tool Box. (n.d.). Section 3: Promoting coordination, cooperative agreements, and collaborative agreements among agencies. Retrieved from http://ctb.ku.edu/en/table-of-contents/implement/improving-services/coordination-cooperation-collaboration/main