continued project on Obesity. see attached For your Purpose Statement , you identified a priority population to be served and a community/population health education program targeting a prevalent public health issue. You did this by performing a needs assessment. A needs assessment (community assessment) is the process of determining, analyzing, and prioritizing the needs of a population. In turn, identifying and implementing solution strategies to resolve high-priority needs. A needs assessment can identify the needs of the priority population and determine the degree to which needs are or are not being met.
Research must be performed to obtain data to identify the community needs. Therefore, this portion of the project will require you to conduct research. Identify a minimum of 4 sources to support your research. Utilize a variety of credible, high-quality source types; 2 of your sources should be from scholarly sources, such as an academic journal. Make sure to include an APA formatted reference page documenting your sources.
In a minimum two-page paper include the following:
- Identify research that supports the need for your selected health education program for your priority population.
- Summarize how this the research supports the needs for your program.
- Describe the program development components that are relevant for your health education program and why they are the most effective.
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