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There are excellent resources available locally, nationally and internationally that can help you with your evaluation needs.

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Guide to secondary data sources

Information to help you appraise and use secondary data sources. It includes types of evidence, common sources, checklist questions and an example of how to map evidence needs against data sources.

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Guide to types of data

Understand the different categories of data and their uses in evaluations.

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Midlands DSC evaluation guide

This guide covers evaluation design, principles and practice. PDF published by NHS Midlands Decision Support Centre (DSC),

NPC evaluation tools, resources and training

Guides, blog posts and resources that help you measure impacts and carry out an evaluation. NPC also offers training, independent measurement and evaluation services.

Quick guide to evaluation approaches

Summary of the most common approaches to evaluations: formative, process and summative.

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Sample quality assurance checklist

A checklist template for recording quality assurance of your evaluation.

Sample register of evaluation projects

A template spreadsheet for registering and recording details of evaluation projects.

Social Value UK's guide to social return on investment (SROI)

A framework for measuring, managing and accounting for the social value or social impact of your evaluations.

Stakeholder identification tools

Tools to identify, track and understand the needs of people connected to and affected by the service you're evaluating.

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Standards of evidence guide

This guidance explains what people mean when they say “higher standard of evidence” and to signpost you to more information.