Initial Implementation: Divide and Conquer

Stigma Survey Workgroup

Community Engagement Workgroup

Developing the Survey
Instrument

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

Creating Content to
Encourage Participation

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.