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ASSESSMENTS

Responsive assessments are more than data, analysis and community input. The overall process must be tailored specifically to the type of problem or need and most importantly the existing interest levels and capacities of the local service system. 

The definition of the service area is critical, both in terms of geography and cultural composition. Benchmarking systems must reflect these distinctions. Multiple unmet needs always emerge and the process for selecting the most significant unmet needs must be explicit, systematic and transparent.