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NCJ Number: 159036 Find in a Library
Title: DuPage County State's Attorney's Drug Control Strategy Task Force: A Process Evaluation
Author(s): L P Wojciechowicz
Corporate Author: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
United States of America
Date Published: 1993
Page Count: 127
Sponsoring Agency: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
Chicago, IL 60606
Sale Source: Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
300 West Adams Street
Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60606
United States of America
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report evaluates the strategy development process undertaken by the DuPage County (Illinois) Drug Control Strategy Task Force.
Abstract: The report discusses each step in the development proces, including initial planning, goal setting, selection of task force members, and final release of the completed strategy. The report also covers the task force's approaches to gathering information, publicizing their efforts, conducting meetings, facilitating communication, and generating a final report. The evaluative portion of the report focuses on the task force's success in unifying community resources, promoting community awareness, adhering to the previously established timetable, and staying in touch with the community. Based on this evaluation, recommendations are offered to other communities attempting a similar effort. 1 figure, 9 tables, and 17 appendixes
Main Term(s): Drug prevention programs
Index Term(s): Community involvement; Illinois; Program evaluation
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