A.
Windshield Survey
The
Windshield Survey is comprised of general qualitative observations
that give you a snapshot of the community that you can capture as you
drive/walk through the community. The demographic data can be
obtained online, through the public library, county or township
administration buildings. Please address the following in a narrative
format following APA guidelines:

1.
Geographical description

Boundaries, geographical,
political, or economic, how is it seen.

Housing a zoning

Sign of decay

2.
Health Resources

a.
Type of services available: health department, private MD, dentist,
hospital clinic,
b.
pharmacy, health promotion, mental health
c.
School and occupational health services
d.
Official and voluntary services
e.
Self help and support groups
f.
Service organizations, faith-based programs
g.
Stores (grocery, retail, drug, dry cleaning, etc.
h.
Transportation

3.
Citizen safety and protective services

a.
Police and fire
b.
Shelters for victims of abuse
c.
Others: neighborhood watch etc.

4.
Services provided by senior citizens senior centers, meals on wheels,
transportation, day care, long term care.

a.
Parks and recreational areas

5.
Community welfare services beyond city/state aid as provisions for
emergency food, shelter, and clothing.

Below
please see the rubric that will be used to grade your survey and due
date instructions.The
assignment must be presented in an essay style using APA format in
the required Arial 12 font with a minimum of 1000 words. Due date is
Saturday, January 19, 2019, @ 11:59 PM in the discussion tab of the
black board for grading and in Turnitin to verify originality.
If
you are unable to comply with the due date, please contact me via
e-mail at least 3 days before the due date. Extra time will not be
granted after the due date has passed. This assignment will be grade
based on the assignment rubric below.

Windshield
Survey Rubrics

Grading
Criteria

Accomplished

Proficient

Needs
Improvement

Score

Physical
Environment

5

3

1

Area

Boundaries

Housing

Growth
or Decline

Provides
clear, concise summary clarifies with multiple examples.

Provides
summary but provides limited or unclear supporting details or
examples.

Student
provides a general summary but provides no supporting details or
examples.

People

5

3

1

Demographics
Homogeneous
Healthy
Lifestyle Behaviors
Risk
Behaviors
Poverty
Indications

Provides
clear, concise summary clarifies with multiple examples

Provides
summary but provides limited or unclear supporting details or
examples

Provides
a general summary but provides no supporting details or examples

Service

5

3

1

HealthMental
Health Services
Social

Fire/Police

Educational
Transportation Park / Recreational
Religious
Stores and Shops

Provides
clear, concise summary of health services; clarifies with multiple
examples.

Provides
summary of health services but provides limited or unclear
supporting details or examples.

Student
provides a general summary of health services but provides no
supporting details or examples.

Analysis

5

3

1

Summary
of the Key Community Issues

Two
to three well-developed paragraphs.

Clearly
and succinctly identifies and describes key community health
issues.

References
to the collected data support the student’s summary.

Conclusions
are accurate, logical, and based on the collected data.

Two
to three adequate paragraphs.

Describes
community health issues. Interpretation of data could be
strengthened.

Key
data is relevant but may not fully support diagnosis.

Conclusions
are based on data but argument could be stronger.

Summary
length is insufficient.

The
community health issues identified in the summary are weak or are
inaccurate.

Data
is misinterpreted or does not support diagnosis.

Conclusions
are inaccurate or based on opinion.

Mechanics

3

2

1

Adheres
to APA format; error free paper. 90%-100% of paper is well
organized and consist of well-constructed paragraphs.

No
spelling or grammatical errors.

80%
to 89% of paper adheres to APA format, is well organized and error
free, and consist of well-constructed paragraphs. Contains 1-5
spelling or grammatical errors.

70%
to 79% of paper adheres to APA format, is well organized and error
free, and consist of well-constructed paragraphs. Contains 6-10
spelling or grammatical errors.

Timeliness

2

1.5

1

Submits
assignment on or before the due date.

Submits
assignment 1 day after the due date.

Submits
assignment 2 days after the due date.

Scores

16-25

7
– 15.5

6-15

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