to make program evaluation accessible to all.
to assist our partners to
achieve their targeted impact by providing them with credible information that can support change, and
build their capacity to produce and integrate program evaluation and community-based research in their planning process.
Collaborative and inclusive
Effective Measures is a trusted community resource.
Our connection with the Social Planning Council of Ottawa ties us with more than 90 years of a:
meaningful and long-lasting relationship with the community, public sector, service providers, and post-secondary institutions;
proven record of achieving positive social change in the community, pursuing social justice and reducing inequality.
We put the community first and our research and evaluation processes are rooted in community needs and knowledge.
We provide employment opportunities to highly skilled professionals who are seeking employment experience to build their professional networks.
We have a competent team of professionals that enables us to address complex issues and take on multi-disciplinary, multi-stakeholder, and cross-agency projects.
Our team brings together a broad range of skills:
Database creation, training, and management
Evaluation framework design
Data collection instrument design
Qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis
Geographic and information systems mapping
Data visualization and report design
Workshop design and facilitation
Identify areas for improvement
Skills training and coaching