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CCRP provides a wide range of research, evaluation, data (quantitative and qualitative), and meeting facilitation services.

Community-based Participatory Research

A wide variety of support for community groups and organizations that want to use a research approach for addressing community health problems. Assistance covers a wide range of research issues, such as defining the research question, research design, data collection, analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of findings. 


CCRP has extensive experience conducting program evaluation for university and community-based projects.  CCRP uses a mixed methods approach to evaluation and collaborates with key stakeholders at all phases of the assessment.  CCRP provides the following evaluation services:

  • Design process and outcome evaluation plans and program logic models
  • Design, administer, and analyze paper and web-based surveys, including those focused on program satisfaction, knowledge and/or skill attainment, partnerships/collaboration assessment, and other topics related to the health and well-being of rural populations
  • Design, conduct, and analyze key informant interviews and focus groups
  • Design and create case studies
  • Monitor, summarize, and/or analyze secondary data
  • Disseminate evaluation results to a variety of audiences
  • Report writing and/or grant reporting
  • Quality assurance (measuring compliance with required standards) and quality improvement (continuous improvement processes) activities

Meeting Facilitation

Meeting planning and facilitation, including (but not limited to):

  • Defining the problem and describing its impacts
  • Identifying and understanding facilitators of and barriers to behaviors related to the problem
  • Prioritizing areas to target for program or policy development
  • Interpretation of data findings
  • Use of evidence to inform program and policy development

Survey Design & Data Analysis

Survey design, data collection, and data analysis with expertise in working with both quantitative and qualitative data.

Get in Touch to Learn More

California Center for Rural Policy
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521
Phone: 707-826-3400