Posted on Tuesday 13 August 2019
The Social Policy Research Unit and The Children's Society have been awarded the 2019 International Society for Child Indicators Impact Award.
Posted on Tuesday 6 August 2019
Dr Sabrina Chai, director the China Partnership Programme, discusses the importance of student integration.
Posted on Monday 29 July 2019
Academics have guest-edited a special issue dedicated to self-employment and social protection in Europe.
Posted on Wednesday 24 July 2019
A new project will be looking at improving access to healthcare for people living rough.
Posted on Tuesday 23 July 2019
The International Centre for Mental Health Social Research hosts conference providing insights into leading social work practice and research.
Posted on Friday 19 July 2019
Professor Nick Ellison received the award from SPA President, Baroness Lister of Burtersett, at the Association's annual conference.
Posted on Tuesday 16 July 2019
A major new report examining the help given to prisoners recovering from addiction has set out a series of “blueprints” which its authors say could “transform” the way prisoners are supported once they have served their sentence.
Posted on Thursday 4 July 2019
Ongoing comparative research on separated parent families is discussed at York
Posted on Thursday 27 June 2019
A new study linked to Welfare Conditionality has revealed that ex-service personnel with physical and mental health problems are struggling to navigate a ‘baffling’ benefits system.
Posted on Wednesday 26 June 2019
Results were presented from the first 22 countries participating in the 'Third wave' phase of the project.
Posted on Thursday 20 June 2019
A joint study by researchers at the Universities of York and Stirling has found that 90% of children in Scotland who go into care when aged five or under have experienced significant abuse and neglect before they enter the care system.
Posted on Friday 14 June 2019
A new report suggests that people feel less lonely when they have access to everyday technology such as a radio, television or tablet.
Posted on Friday 31 May 2019
SPSW researchers with York Cares and Peer researchers share new guide.
Posted on Friday 17 May 2019
Founder member of the SUPA group is remembered as an inspiration to staff and generations of students
Posted on Wednesday 15 May 2019
Dan Horsfall and Neil Lunt have articles within the current JEMS Special Issue on transnational medical travel.
Posted on Tuesday 7 May 2019
Dr Crawshaw presented her paper exploring the contemporary challenges of queer and trans reproduction.
Posted on Wednesday 1 May 2019
This week the Department confirmed its place among the UK's most highly regarded departments for the subject of Social Work. The Department is ranked 9th in the UK in the Complete University Guide 2020.
Posted on Wednesday 24 April 2019
SPSW researchers Aniela Wenham and Hannah Jobling co-produce creative research project with Sidewalk Youth and artist Lucy Barker to create ‘Utopian’ art installation.
Posted on Tuesday 16 April 2019
Having contact with a nurse who understands dementia and has the time to get to know their situation could improve carers' confidence and help them to feel supported.
Posted on Monday 8 April 2019
More than 100 people slept rough in York recently and raised more than £17,000 for a youth homelessness charity.