Please see below for promising practices shared by members. If you are a PEP-AH member who wants to share a promising practice please contact us. Browse our library of PEP-AH Guide resources below. We are always updating our list, please get in touch if you have any questions and/or suggestions.






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Center for Community Health and Development. (2016). Increasing participation and membership. Retrieved from

Wolfson, M., Champion, H., McCoy, T.P., Rhodes, S.D., Ip, E.H., Blocker, J.N., ... & Durant, R.H. (2012). Impact of a randomized campus/community trial to prevent high‐risk drinking among college students. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 36(10), 1767–1778.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2016). Youth engagement guidance: strategies, tools, and tips for supportive and meaningful youth engagement in federal government-sponsored meetings and events. Retrieved from

Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health. (2016). Walking the talk: a toolkit for engaging youth in mental health. Retrieved from




W.K. Kellogg Foundation. (2006). W.K. Kellogg Foundation logic model development guide. Retrieved from logic-model-development-guide.

Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health. (2012). Program evaluation toolkit. Retrieved from toolkit.pdf.




Johnson, L.C. (2014). Using a public health and quality improvement approach to address high-risk drinking with 32 colleges and universities. Retrieved from L.pdf.

National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools. (2017). PARiHS framework for implementing research into practice. Hamilton, Ont.: McMaster University. Retrieved from

Langley, G. J., Moen, R. D., Nolan, K. M., Nolan, T. W., Norman, C. L., & Provost, L. P. (2009). The improvement guide: a practical approach to enhancing organizational performance. John Wiley & Sons.




YouthRex. (2017). Evaluation toolkit for youth programs. Retrieved from

Better Evaluation. (2017). The managers’ guide to evaluation and GeneraTOR. Retrieved from