Community Coaching: Answering the Call for Innovative Approaches to Community-Based Development Initiatives
Department or Administrative Unit
Family and Consumer Sciences
This research examines the emergence, nature, and potential of community coaching-based strategies. Through a case study approach, and associated methods, community coaching purposes, activities and practices are identified and a definition of community coaching is established. Possible implications of a community coaching-based delivery strategy for Extension systems undertaking community development initiatives are advanced, as are opportunities for future research.
Cohen, K., Higgins, L., Sanyal, N., & Harris, C. (2008). Community Coaching: Answering the Call for Innovative Approaches to Community-Based Development Initiatives. Community Development, 39(4), 71–82. https://doi.org/10.1080/15575330809489659