Initial Implementation: Divide and Conquer

Stigma Survey Workgroup

Community Engagement Workgroup

The Stigma Survey Group Processes were
Decide what kind of stigma to measure
Find existing measures of stigma
Create a draft survey instrument using validated measures
Finialize the instrument to ensure relevance to the communities
Survey the Community
The Community Engagement group Processes were

Use current assets to decide what kind of community engagement needed to happen

Develop community engagement materials including a press release template, flyers, postcards, magnets, and social media posts

Finalize materials and share with the larger stigma work group

Share Content

After developing a plan to collect data to further inform stigma manifestation, the stigma workgroup further split into two smaller working groups. These smaller groups continued to meet weekly to develop the items necessary for implementing the survey including the survey itself and community engagement materials.