Resource Hub

This section of the website is designed to help you navigate the wide range of tools, resources, reports, essays and case studies available on impact and evaluation. 

You can start by selecting one of the subject areas below or find a particular resource, or type of resource, using the search box on the right.

We also welcome suggestions for new resources that we can add to the site. You can contact us at hello [at] youthimpact.uk.

Impact measurement for beginners

Knowing where to start; planning your evaluation or research strategy; getting to grips with core concepts

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Outcomes

Defining, monitoring and measuring what happens as a result of your work with young people

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Quality and fidelity

Assessing the quality and fidelity of your provision

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Need and demand

Working out the extent to which provision is both needed and wanted/demanded

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Attributing change

Determining the relationship between your provision and changes in outcome

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Theories of Change

A description of how and why change is expected to happen in a particular context; the process of creating it and the description itself

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Feedback

Listening to and acting on the voices of young people, and telling them what you did in response

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Costs and benefits

Making an estimate of whether or not your provision is 'cost beneficial'

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Evaluation

Planning for your evaluation; Impact; Outcomes; Economic; Process

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