Assessing Community Readiness & Implementing Risk Reduction Strategies – Manual
Purpose of Guide
The guide integrates CAAN’s key tools and resources into the community readiness model, providing a user friendly, step-by-step Training of Trainers Guide for Aboriginal communities to:
- Assess their community’s readiness to address risk reduction;
- Determine culturally appropriate prevention and intervention approaches;
- Implement the approaches to effectively reduce risk and reduce vulnerability for HIV infection; and
- Provide wise practices that demonstrate successful application of the community readiness model for risk reduction and features various case studies outlining lessons learned.