Looking at the impact of volunteers in child palliative care for the True Colours Trust

22 Nov 2016

Pro Bono Economics was asked by The Royal Foundation and True Colours Trust to consider if their available data can help to answer a number of questions about the service. This information will be used to assess whether it is feasible to scale up the pilot.

Helping House of St Barnabas to evaluate its Employment Preparation Programme

7 Nov 2016

House of St Barnabas approached PBE in order to evaluate the economic benefits of their 12 week employment programme for individuals who have been affected by homelessness.

Helping Silverfit plan a roadmap to evaluating their services

31 Oct 2016

PBE has worked with Silverfit to produce a data collection programme that will help the charity to demonstrate the economic success of their service, offering fitness services to people over the age of 45.

Estimating the break even value of One Parent Families Scotland's flexible childcare programme

25 Oct 2016

PBE has assisted One Parent Families Scotland with a performance evaluation of their first project, helping to widen social benefits of one parent families remaining in employment.

Advice to Action for Refugees in Lewisham on the impact of their Rainbow Club

25 Oct 2016

PBE matched AFRIL with volunteers from Regeneris Consulting to advise them on means and methods of data collection concerning children’s welfare, providing a basis for future economic analysis of the effectiveness of their work.

Advising Newham New Deal Partnership on a data collection framework for volunteers

14 Oct 2016

We helped Newham NDP build a data collection framework to help measure the economic and social value to volunteers in their Good Neighbours Scheme.

Helping the British Red Cross better evaluate confidence in First Aid trainees

12 Oct 2016

The British Red Cross sought out PBE for statistical expertise in checking data and methodology to measure the success of its first aid training programme.

St Giles Trust: looking at the impact of Choices, a programme for disadvantaged youths

3 Oct 2016

PBE undertook a study of the Choices programme, run by St Giles Trust, to evaluate the impact it has in supporting disadvantaged young people move their lives forward.

Designing an evaluation framework for a family therapy programme at the Anna Freud Centre

5 Sep 2016

PBE helped to show how a family therapy programme run by the Anna Freud Centre benefitted both its clients and the taxpayer in terms of public savings, providing tangible evidence of the successes of early intervention.

Tomorrow's People: evaluating impact & performance with Bank of England economists

10 Aug 2016

PBE worked with Tomorrow’s People to update findings on the success of their work engaging disadvantaged young people in the labour market.

Helping Breast Cancer Care design a research brief

27 Jul 2016

We advised Breast Cancer Care as to how they could undertake an economic analysis of their ‘Moving Forward’ programme, supporting those affected by breast cancer post-treatment.

Shelter Scotland: advice on data collection

21 Jul 2016

PBE worked with Shelter Scotland in support of their Foundations First scheme, focused on helping families in chronic poverty. We advised the charity as to how best to obtain meaningful data to measure the programme’s success and identify areas for further improvement.