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More than Money: The Keys to Achieving Long-Term Sustainability

URL 1: http://www2.aap.org/commpeds/presentations/2013/sustainability.html

Date Developed: 05/2013 - 08/2013. Source: National Healthy Tomorrows Technical Assistance Resource Center at the American Academy of Pediatrics. Presenter(s): Kevin D. Monroe. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Intermediate Advanced. Length: Webinar 1: 65 minutes; webinar 2: 50 minutes; webinar 3: 66 minutes; webinar 4: 70 minutes.

Annotation

This four-part webinar series focuses on providing the public health community with practical knowledge on sustainability based on Mr. Monroe's "fundamental principles and practices to promote program sustainability" -- Results, Resources, and Relationships. These webinars are meant to apply broadly to Healthy Tomorrows projects and can be extrapolated to other Title V programs. Webinars include: (1) How to Package, Promote, or Re-Purpose Outcomes as Results; (2) Strategies for Sustaining Vital Program Resources; (3) How to Mine, Map, and Mobilize Relationships for Sustainability; and (4) How to Implement your Sustainability Plan. Sponsored in part by the U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau.

Learning Objectives

Webinar 1: How to Package, Promote, or Re-Purpose Outcomes as Results:

• Identify four key sustainability strategies related to Healthy Tomorrow outcomes and results.

• Recognize that not all outcomes are equal and the three types of high-impact outcomes.

• Consider ways to package and promote existing outcomes to garner the attention of potential supporters and investors.

Webinar 2: Strategies for Sustaining Vital Program Resources:

• Identify four key sustainability strategies related to Healthy Tomorrow resources.

• Describe an asset-based approach to resource development.

• Consider options for implementing a relationally rich approach to resource development.

Webinar 3: How to Mine, Map, and Mobilize Relationships for Sustainability:

• Identify three key trends.

• Consider ways to mine, map, and mobilize grantees' sustainability networks.

• Analyze the level of involvement of key stakeholders and partners in sustainability network.

Webinar 4: How to Implement your Sustainability Plan:

• Understand the virtuous cycle of results, resources, and relationships

• Identify essential elements necessary for effective team approaches to sustainability planning.

• Evaluate the progress of your sustainability planning efforts.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.