Community Activities Checklist (CAC)
Description: A measure of community involvement .
Format: 16 items assessing the number of times a person has participated in activities that pertain to social activities (7 items), mobility (4 items), and attention-to-self activities (5 items) within the last 7 days.
Scoring: The values in each item are summed to yield an overall score.
Administration and Burden: Approximately 5 minutes.
Psychometrics for SCI: Not available.
QoL Concept: The CAC measures Community Participation, which corresponds to Boxes B (societal standards and priorities) and C (achievements; participation) of Dijker’s Model.
Permissions/Where to Obtain: Not available.
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- Kemp BJ, Ettelson D. Quality of life while living and aging with a spinal cord injury and other impairments. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil. 2001;6:116–27.