The Georgia Health Policy Center’s (GHPC’s) technical assistance is grounded in the belief that the way you think about the issue you are working to address influences the actions you take and, ultimately, the results you get. Our focus is on strategy, capacity, and sustainability:
- Building capacity to address both technical skills and adaptive challenges
- Developing a strategic approach to program implementation
- Focusing on long-term sustainability
Based on decades of experience working with communities and insights derived from the literature, GHPC developed the Sustainability Framework, which has been used with community-based collaboratives and networks to enhance the long-term viability of their initiatives.
The Sustainability Framework offers a set of components that, when paired with related technical assistance activities, provide support to communities in accomplishing their goals around strategy, capacity, and sustainability. The framework guides technical assistance around the areas of: