Humanities
SOC460 CSU Technical Assistance in Community Development Paper

community development

Colorado State University

Question Description

I am a Human Services major. My career interests are patient advocacy, social work in childhood cancer and animal assisted therapy for cancer patients.

In a paper, address how technical assistance can be used in community development. Your paper should include three (3) examples of how technical assistance is used in community development to resolve technical issues. Your paper will be graded based on your ability to relate any of the readings to your professional practice or to your "real world" experiences outside of work. Use your life experiences, your occupational background, and your skills and values to frame your approach to any idea, theme, or theory noted by the authors.

As you explore the examples of technical assistance that you want to evaluate, think about selecting those that align with your career interests in some way.

Requirements:

  • Paper should be 3 to 4 pages in length (not including the title and reference pages), double-spaced, and it should conform to APA requirements
  • Paper should include three (3) examples of how technical assistance is used in community development to resolve technical issues. Be sure to use headings in the paper to organize the three examples.
  • Make sure to include at least one in-text citation for each source used in this paper.
  • Include at least three (3) scholarly sources in addition to the course textbook.

Final Answer

Attached.

Running Head: TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Technical Assistance in Community Development
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TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

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Technical Assistance in Community Development
The use of technical assistance in community development provides a set of skills and
framework upon which various community development organizations analyze their needs, plan,
assess their strengths and weaknesses, grow, and assist their communities in flourishing.
However, the ability of these organizations to achieve speed and optimal effectiveness is often
affected by differences in time, attitudes, money, history, and skill (Barton & Selfa, 2010).
Efficient implementation of technical assistance helps in broadening the perspective of a
community’s options and problems in building necessary skills. This assistance is most likely to
be effective when its implementation begins with a plan, when the relationship is a reliable
partnership amongst equals, and when the technical assistance deals with real issues and not just
topics. This paper will analyze different examples of how technical assistance has been used in
community development to resolve various technical issues in accordance with my professional
practice.
Application of Technical Assistance
As a human service major, I have provided technical assistance to both small and large
organizations in the private and public sector. In a...

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