Cut Loose

The purpose of this research was to examine Local Authority expenditure on youth services in England & Wales.

About Time

The purpose of this research was to investigate the actions taken by young people to look after their mental wellbeing.

Great Expectations

The purpose of this research was to investigate the origins of the body image expectations and pressures experienced by young people.

In Your Face

The purpose of this research was to investigate young people’s experiences of appearance-based bullying.

More Than Words

The purpose of this research was to examine the harmful language and negative stereotypes faced by young people experiencing mental health difficulties.

Work in Progress

The purpose of this research was to investigate young people’s experiences of apprenticeships in England and Wales.

Somebody Like Me Be Real body confidence research

Somebody Like Me

The purpose of this research was to investigate the impact of body image anxiety on young people in the UK.

I AM WHOLE

The purpose of this research was to examine the stigma faced by young people experiencing mental health difficulties.

Family Misfortunes

The purpose of this research was to examine the available evidence and statistics on the factors and characteristics of families currently living in poverty within the UK.

The Big Ban Theory

The purpose of this research was to gain an insight into legal highs usage among young people in England and Wales.

What Matters Most

The purpose of this ongoing piece of research is to understand young people’s views on today’s key public policy issues.

Safety Net or Springboard?

The purpose of this research was to examine how the social security systems could be transformed to better enable young people to find employment and fulfil their potential.

Uncertain futures

Uncertain Futures

The purpose of this research was to better understand the potential impact that withdrawing automatic Housing Benefit entitlement could have on young people.

Delayed until further notice

The purpose of this research was to investigate the trends in people moving out of supported accommodation and the barriers they face when looking to move on.

Food for thought

The purpose of this research was to understand and offer ‘food for thought’ on why young people are living in food poverty and being forced to access foodbanks in order to avoid going hungry.

Feeling the benefits?

The purpose of this research series was to gather vulnerable young people’s experiences and viewpoints and give this often unheard and overlooked group a voice on the welfare system.