Accessible Search Form           Advanced Search

Develop an Evaluation Workplan for Your Project

Download Develop an Evaluation Workplan for Your Project pdf document (228k, 3 pages) handout.

Write your workplan to evaluate each project using the guide questions at the end.

Project 1: Training Community Health Workers To Promote the Healthy Heart, Healthy Family Project in Your Community

  • Your agency has agreed to conduct the Healthy Heart, Healthy Family Train the Trainer workshop for several agencies in the community. Your agency will train 25 Community Health Workers who have asked to participate in the workshop.
  • Your supervisor asks you and two other Community Health Workers to plan the Train the Trainer workshop and to develop the evaluation plan.

Project 2: Helping Community Members Make Heart Healthy Lifestyle Changes

  • Your community-based organization is in Queens, NY.
  • Your supervisor asks you to help develop the evaluation plan for the Healthy Heart, Healthy Family community project.
  • The course is for adults aged 30 to 60.
  • The goal is to recruit, teach, and increase the knowledge, attitudes, and skills of the community members attending your classes.

Project 3: Helping Patients Manage Their Risk Factors for Heart Disease and Make Lifestyle Changes

  • Your clinic is located in Honolulu, HI.
  • Your clinic has decided to get involved in a comprehensive project on heart health to help patients change their behaviors and lower their clinical measures.
  • You and two other Community Health Workers attended a Community Health Workers conference to receive the Healthy Heart, Healthy Family training.
  • Now, your supervisor wants your group to develop activities and an evaluation plan for the project.


  • Who will be your target audience?
  • What strategy will you use?
  • List the forms you will use to collect the data.
  • Describe the activities to carry out the strategy. Sample questions:
    • How will you recruit participants?
    • When will you schedule the classes?
    • Who will teach the classes?
  • Decide who will handle the data.
    • Who will collect the data?
    • Who will enter the data?
    • Who will analyze the data collected?
  • Who will write the report

Back to Session 12

Information on this page is taken from the English print version of “Healthy Heart, Healthy Family: A Community Health Worker's Manual.” U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH Publication No. 08-3674, Originally Printed 1999, Revised May 2008.

Last Updated March 2012

Twitter iconTwitterimage of external icon Facebook iconFacebookimage of external icon YouTube iconYouTubeimage of external icon Google+ iconGoogle+image of external icon