Check out the following selection of resources about evidence-based practice:

  • What Works for Kids (External link)
    An online resource of evidenced-based practice with a focus on improving the health and wellbeing of children and youth. A database of programs, practices and tools that define best practice, designed for practitioners, researchers and decision makers.
    Source: The Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY)
    From: Australia
    Type of Resource: A search engine of evidence based programs

     

  • Model Programs Guide (External link)
    A US justice based site that provides an extensive range of examples of prevention programs and rates their effectiveness. The site includes a detailed filter to drill down to specific program level information - including types of interventions, age groups, risk and protective factors.
Source: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
From: International (US)
Type of Resource: Online list of programs with simple search function
  • Crime Reduction Toolkit (External link)
    A crime reduction toolkit resource that has examples of programs that work in crime prevention and youth development.
    Source: College of Policing (UK)
    From: International (UK)
    Type of Resource: Online toolkit and resource