Evaluating Early Help: A Guide to Evaluation of Complex Local Early Help Systems (2019)

Summary: This guide is about how to evaluate local early help offers.


The Early Intervention Foundation have published Evaluating Early Help: A guide to Evaluation of Complex Local Early Help Systems, which aims to provide advice on how to apply the principles of good impact evaluation to complex local systems, such as an early help offer.

The six principles are intended to help service managers and commissioners to find out what difference the local system is making for families. The principles will support to build a strong evidence base, as part of developing and continuously improving services.