Recent research examples

  • Consultatation on the scope to use the NHS number as a single identifier for children and young people in different sectors and services. Commissioned by the Department of Education (DfE).
  • Exploration of the main strategies used in children’s homes to support young people and help them recover from sexual exploitation, for the Department of Education (DfE)
  • Developing patient outcome measures for children using Gt Ormond St Hospital, with Ipsos Mori. As well as co-producing the main topics to explore with young patients, we cognitively tested draft questionnaires, to see how well they worked with each respective age group.
  • Children and Young People Missing from Education a qualitative study with the NCB
  • Exploration of the the support needs of Newham schools for School Home Support
  • Primary resarch into the health and social care priorities of Waltham Forest’s diverse communities, for Healthwatch
  • Investigating the expected impact of social security reforms on peopple in LB Newham
  • The training and support needs of staff in residential children’s homes, for the DfE 
  • Researching the circumstances and needs of young carers in Islington, for Healthwatch
  • Investigation into Private fostering in England, for the DCSF/DfE
  • Gathering views about green spaces in LB Hackney from children, young people and adults
  • Exploring Healthwatchs (Links’) involvement of children and young people across England