Sense of Belonging Scale

Sense of Belonging Scale
Anderson-Butcher & Conroy‚ 2002
1.    I feel comfortable at this program.
2.    I feel I am a part of this program.
3.    I am committed to this program.
4.    I am supported at this program.
5.    I am accepted at this program.
1=NO!‚ 2= no‚ 3= yes‚ and 4=YES! No items are reverse scored.                                   

Anderson-Butcher‚ D. & Conroy‚ D.E. (2002) Factorial and criterion validity of scores of a measure of belonging in youth development programs. Educational and Psychological Measurement‚ 62 (5)‚ 857-876.

Anderson-Butcher‚ D.‚ & Fink‚ J. S. (2005). The importance of a sense of belonging to youth service agencies: A risk and protective factor analysis. Journal of Child and Youth Care Work‚ 20‚ 11–21.

Sabatelli‚ Ronald M.‚ Anderson‚ Stephen A. (2005). Assessing Outcomes in Child and Youth Programs: A Practical Handbook‚ Revised Edition.