Critical Human Needs Standard
The Critical Human Needs Standard spans all forms of critical human needs programming - child welfare, mental health, disability, elder care, food security, homelessness and housing. It is organized by outcomes or desired social changes. This Genome also covers secondary, or “adjacent” outcomes such as workforce development, financial stability and social determinants of health.
Universal program goals (what the program is trying to achieve)
Universal program design elements or mechanisms (what the program does)
Universal demographic types or program beneficiaries (who the program serves)
Universal environmental conditions or variables (where the program operates)
Universal measurement of dosage and fidelity to the intervention model (how the program operates)