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Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #1: Why Should We Want to Evaluate Our Work?

NRCDV Publications
General Material
Published Date
October, 2012

This brief document describes the benefits of evaluating domestic violence services by responding to popular reasons for resisting such efforts.

The content of this series of Outcome Evaluation Issues Briefs is drawn from a 2007 NRCDV publication entitled "Outcome Evaluation Strategies for Domestic Violence Services Programs Receiving FVPSA Funding: A Practical Guide," authored by Eleanor Lyon, PhD and Cris Sullivan, PhD.