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Evidence Based Practices

The United Way of Douglas County invests in strategies that have been demonstrated to achieve desired outcomes for community change. Each of the following websites provide a comprehensive database of Evidence-Based or Research-Informed Practices in the areas of health, education, and financial stability.


CDC Community Health Improvement Navigator Database of Interventions (Health)
https://wwwn.cdc.gov/chidatabase
 

What Works Clearinghouse (Education)
https://ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc/

 

Social Programs that Work (Health, Education, and Financial Stability)
http://evidencebasedprograms.org/

 

SAMHSA (Health)
https://www.samhsa.gov/ebp-resource-center
 

SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs & Practices (Health)
https://nrepp.samhsa.gov
 

Community Toolbox Database of Best Practices (Health, Education, and Financial Stability)
https://ctb.ku.edu/en/databases-best-practices
 

NH Coalition to End Homelessness (Financial Stability)
https://www.nhceh.org/research-advocacy/evidence-based-practices