Common Agenda

Shared vision, mission and understanding for change, which includes a common understanding of the problem and a joint approach for solutions.

 Shared Measurement and Data

Collection and measurement of results based on a short list of indicators.  Continuous use of data in planning and implementation of shared agenda.  Locally utilization of family protective factors, Child Well-being (CWB) indicators, Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) and Juvenile Justice Data.

Mutually Reinforcing Activities

Inter‐related committees (11-24, Birth-11, Behavioral Health, Central Navigation) that braid resources and partnerships to maximize resources and solve community issues.

Ongoing Communication

Regular meetings and other online/email communication to ensure sustained coordination of activities and work plans.

 Backbone Organization

  • Coordination of collective impact initiatives
  • Board of Directors meetings monthly
  • Finance Committee monthly
  • Membership meetings 6 times per year, sets direction for the collaborative, elects board of directors
  • Subcommittees bi-monthly