We focus on the following areas:


Including early intervention programmes, adult learning and alternative educational methods


Including programmes aimed at ex-offenders and vocational training for hard-to-reach young people

Mental health

Including programmes aimed at treatment, prevention and awareness raising


Including criminal behaviour, financial inclusion, homelessness and substance misuse

View all our published reports

Evaluating the impact of Place2Be's primary school counselling service
An economic framework for Community Asset Transfers for Power to Change
Examining the impact of Personal, Social, Health and Economic education for the PSHE Association
Analysing the cost and activity data of MAC-UK's founding project, Music & Change
Estimating the value of a full-time youth volunteering programmeHelping City Year UK estimate the value of a full-time youth volunteering programme
Looking at the impact of SHINE's Saturday programme on pupils' development
St Giles Trust is value for money and value added through its programme for disadvantaged youths
Helping Tomorrow's People evaluate impact and performance with Bank of England economists
Estimating the value of Tavistock Relationships' Parents as Partners Programme
Looking at the impact of educational resources for prisoners on reoffending rates
British Science Association investigates the impact of its Silver CREST Award
Understanding the impact of St. Vincent de Paul Society's visiting and befriending scheme
Looking at viewer engagement with The Royal Institution 's online science videos
Looking at the benefits of Family Action's service for pregnant women at risk of mental illness
Understanding the value of Centrepoint’s early-intervention programme
Evaluating the high cost of low adult numeracy