Population:Young Adults

This intake form captures demographic and contact information for new participants. It can be easily completed by each participant upon enrolling in a new program. 

The Partner Communication Scale (PCS) is composed of five items that assess frequency of communicating with a sex partner. It was originally pilot-tested with a small sample of African American females ages 14 to 18, but may be used with males, individual ...

This is an eight-item subscale of a self-report instrument for measuring the amount of communication about sexual risk and sexual risk reduction occurring between parents and their adolescent children, as reported by the adolescent. It has been tested wit ...

  The Adapted Self-Report Altruism Scale measures the extent to which someone engages in behaviors that help others. It can be administered as a pre-test/post-test to determine if behaviors have changed.

This assessment allows staff to evaluate participants’ work behaviors and skills in a range of areas. Ratings in each skill area are totaled into an overall score that, with the help of a guide, staff can determine if employees are truly ready for the wor ...

This is a self-report tool suitable for high schoolers or adults who have at least a junior high school level of education.  It is intended as a risk-assessment tool.  It is designed to “assess feelings of being overwhelmed and being unable to control or ...

Category:Self-Management
IndicatorsStress Management

This measure consists of 113 items that assess skills, knowledge, and awareness in seven areas (Daily Living, Self Care, Relationships and Communication, Housing and Money Management, Relationships and Communication, Career and Education Planning, and Loo ...

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This tool represents “the respondent’s report of his/her ability to make sound decisions and judgments” (p.13, http://www.nationalservice.gov/pdf/national_evaluation_youthcorps_technicalappendices.pdf).This tool measures perceptions, not behaviors.This to ...

This tool is a factual quiz about student's contraceptive knowledge, which was originally administered to students and young adults ages 15 and up, as part of the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health (Add Health).The Add Health study is a nat ...

This form aims to capture participants' perceptions of program leader performance. This is an easy form for adolescent or young adult participants to complete following a program session. It should take no longer than 5 minutes to complete. 

The Active and Engaged Citizenship (AEC) scale combines four previously existing scales that measured perceptions about civic duty, an assessment of civic skills, neighborhood social connection, and civic participation.  The combined scale creates an asse ...

The Inventory of Socially Supportive Behaviors (ISSB) Short Form (Barrera & Baca, 1990) is a 19-item self-report measure that is abbreviated from a longer, 40-item version (Barrera, Sandler, & Ramsay, 1981). It is designed to assess how often indi ...

Category:Directory
IndicatorsSocial Support

The CIRCLE Civic Engagement Quiz is a tool for the evaluation of young people’s 21st century skills of civic engagement as compared to a national sample. The quiz is focused on respondents’ civics behavior (as opposed to their knowledge). The quiz asks ab ...

The Contraceptive Self-Efficacy (CSE) scale has been used to assess motivational barriers to contraceptive use among diverse samples of sexually active adolescents, young adults, and adults. The CSE scale has been used with all ages of women around the wo ...

Category:Sex Education

This tool “represents the respondent’s opinions about the importance and desirability of relationships between people who do not share the same cultural and/or ethnic background” (p. 14, http://www.nationalservice.gov/pdf/national_evaluation_youthcorps_te ...

The is a self-assessment tool for organizations to help them determine the extent to which they already engage youth in their programs, their strengths in engaging the youth, and their challenges in engaging them more.  It helps programs reflect on why th ...

This form will help you track participant dismissal from placement. The form asks specifically about reasons for dismissal.

Category:Employment
IndicatorsJob Retention

The questions on this tool are taken from a larger questionnaire administered to students and young adults ages 15 and up as part of the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health (Add Health). The Add Health study is a nationally representative st ...

The Tiffany Eckenrode Program Participation Scale (TEPPS) was designed to measure the quality of program participation.  Administration of the scale should take less than 10 minutes, and can be done as a computer-based survey or with paper and pencil. The ...

Financial literacy and counseling programs should work with their clients to build a cash flow statement to track and monitor annual and monthly financial behaviors.

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