This study consisted of several topics: descriptive studies of Faith-Based and Community Initiative (FBCI) innovations such as intermediary models, technical assistance, capacity building and public-private collaborations; descriptive examinations of faith-based organizations' service parts, funding, accessibility to clients, barriers, and the faith orientation of organizations and clients; studies focusing on participant outcomes; and an analysis of the legal and regulatory issues that govern the FBCI and influence the social service environment.
Report Title: Innovations in Effective Compassion: Compendium of Research Papers presented at the Faith-Based and Community Initiatives Conference on Research, Outcomes, and Evaluation http://aspe.os.dhhs.gov/fbci/comp08/index.htm
Agency Sponsor: ASPE-OHSP, Office of Human Services Policy
Federal Contact: Alana Landey, 202-401-6636
Performer: Research Triangle Institute
PIC ID: 8861