Theory of change

How can it help me?

Completing a theory of change worksheet helps you to map out the necessary steps you need to take to achieve a particular goal. It can help you to identify the potential impact and risks of your plan, and connect your work to a bigger goal.

How do I use it?

  • Start by identifying and writing down the problem you want to solve and the long-term change you want to make, then move on to the following boxes.


  • Try to be specific when filling in these other fields, such as audience and entry point to reach your audience.
  • Make your steps action-orientated.
  • Think about how you might measure success.