Evaluations of social programs are vital to understand what works and what doesn’t, in order to make the best use of available resources. This video describes the various types of evaluations and illustrates these using examples from evaluation research conducted in ISSR.

Evaluation Methods video






View examples of our featured projects exemplifying ISSR's strengths:

Evaluation of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme Subsidised Take Home Naloxone Pilot
Client: Australian Department of Health
LeadDr Caroline Salom
Term: 2019 - 2021 


Queensland Housing Strategy 2017-2027 Research and Evaluation Program
Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works
Lead: Professor Tim Reddel
Term: 2019 - 2020


Evaluation of the National Support for Child and Youth Mental Health Program and Longitudinal Research Plan
Client: Australian Department of Health
LeadProfessor Simon Smith
Term: 2018 - 2021

Develop skills to conduct and commission evaluations

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The one-day MFSAS Program Evaluation Course introduces key evaluation concepts and techniques. It provides participants with the foundational skills to plan or commission an evaluation.

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