ERIC Number: ED249323
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Project Education and Community Development, Ofakim. Evaluation Report on The EMRA Home Intervention Programme, The Neighbourhood Centre Programme, The Play and Parent Guidance Corners in Pediatric Clinics, The Early Childhood Resource Centre, The Centre for Teen-age Girls. For the period September 1981-July 1982.
This report evaluates the 1981-82 activities of five component programs carried out under Project Education and Community Development, a project designed to enhance family processes and community development in disadvantaged neighborhoods in Ofakim, Israel. Part I describes project background, aims and objectives, intervention strategies, and phases I and II of its implementation and operation. Part II evaluates the five components: (1) the EMRA Home Intervention Program, designed to provide parent education and social support for young, socially isolated mothers; (2) the Neighbourhood Centres Program, which conducted recreational and educational activities for parents and children; (3) a program which set up play guidance corners in Ofakim's three pediatric clinics; (4) the Early Childhood Resource Centre for kindergarten teachers; and (5) a Centre for Teenage Girls, which offered a range of activities for this population. Appended to the report are instruments used for the program evaluations. (GC)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bernard Van Leer Foundation, The Hague (Netherlands).
Authoring Institution: Ben Gurion Univ. of the Negev (Israel). H. H. Humphrey Center for Social Ecology.
Identifiers - Location: Israel