SCG helps clients to identify communities or groups affected by their operations, policies, guidelines, or regulations and facilitates working relationships with stakeholders based on shared objectives and open communication. We work with our clients to craft the message to be communicated to the target audience and identify the most appropriate, cost-effective dissemination approaches.
Our writers and communications specialists are expert at translating technical, complex materials into language that is easily understood by lay audiences. We also are adept at preparing communication products directed to scientists, researchers, clinicians, and other technical audiences. SCG develops compelling, award-winning communication materials that target researchers, health care professionals, environmental managers and specialists, program administrators, community-based organizations, policymakers, educators, clinical patients and their families, and the general public. These products include brochures, newsletters, videos, factsheets, marketing materials, websites, research summaries, synthesis documents, annual reports, and educational materials.
SCG’s communication and outreach efforts are supported by talented graphic designers, editors, Web developers, production teams, and our network of translators. We offer the following communications and outreach services:
- Needs assessment and prioritization;
- Audience research and analysis;
- Publication development;
- Writing, editing, design, and production;
- Multimedia production;
- Scholarly peer review;
- Dissemination strategy development and implementation; and
- Qualitative evaluation and outcome assessment.
Our communication and outreach services help our clients package and convey important information to intended audiences in a manner that ensures the key facts are easily transferred.