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Care Leavers' Transition into the Labour Market in England
Using linked national datasets and interviews with stakeholders, this research explores factors and trajectories contributing to employability for care leavers.
Implementing the Person-Centred Community Care Inventory (PERCCI) as a measure for quality in social care services
How can we translate a person-centredness score into something meaningful for understanding service quality?
The PEDRO study: Partnerships between deaf people and hearing dogs
The PEDRO study is evaluating and exploring hearing dog partnerships. The aim of the study is to understand the impacts and experiences of these partnerships, and their place within wider support and provision for deaf people and people with hearing loss.
Latest research findings from SPRU
Download a PDF of the final report - Specialist nursing support for unpaid carers of people with dementia - report (PDF , 4,574kb)
Download a PDF of the plain English summary - Specialist nursing support for unpaid carers of people with dementia - summary (PDF , 114kb)
Download a PDF of the scientific summary - Specialist nursing support for unpaid carers of people with dementia (PDF , 139kb)
Download a PDF of the summary of findings - Specialist nursing support for unpaid carers for people with dementia (PDF , 886kb)