For this scholarly paper, you will complete a community needs assessment of your


For this scholarly paper, you will complete a community needs assessment of your zip code/
neighborhood. Utilizing the community assessment components (People, Place/Environment, and
Social Systems), address the guidelines listed below:
Describe the Community
1. People (demographic data and biological, social, and cultural factors)
2. Place/Environment (physical and environmental factors)
3. Social Systems (health systems, economic factors, resources, and services)
Research and Analysis of the Community
 Conduct a windshield survey of your neighborhood.
 Analyze the data on your community (the windshield survey information along with any data and
statistics you found).
 Identify your community’s needs and strengths.
 Identify a community health program/resource that your community could utilize to alleviate the
needs you’ve indicated.
 Summarize how this community health program/resource helps meet the Healthy People 2030
initiatives.
 Reflect on what you learned from the assignment and how it will impact your practice in the future.
Requirements:
 Your paper must be APA format and at least 750 words not to exceed 1000 words.
 Double space your paper and use Times New Roman 12-point font and 1” margins.
 Proofread your paper; visit and present proof of seeing a writing tutor before submitting
your paper to “Turn-it-in”.
 A minimum of two (2) scholarly references (ex. Healthy People 2030 and Center for
Disease Control) must be used. APA format must be used in citing and referencing


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