Community Matters: An Overview
Community Matters is a consultancy business based in South Australia, providing:
• service, program and project evaluation
- qualitative, quantitative and mixed design
- specialising in realist evaluation (not just “Does this work?”, but “For whom, in what contexts, and how does it work?”)
• research and evaluation design
- advice and design so that you can undertake your own evaluation
- how to make the most of the data you already have
• literature reviews
- as support for service planning or evaluation
- stand alone or as part of other services
• professional development programs
- critical analysis, group work and facilitation skills, evaluation methods, realist evaluation and more
• facilitation services
- program planning, organisational development, and team-building.
Community Matters works mainly in education, health, community services, crime prevention and justice-related sectors.