Research

Our research investigates the issues affecting children, providing a broader perspective on what children want and need.

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Current research projects

What are our research team's current and recent areas of work?

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Research staff

Find out about and contact our research team members

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Research areas

Our research team specialises in areas including children and family relationships, children at risk on the streets and children's well-being.

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The Good Childhood Inquiry

The Good Childhood Inquiry aimed to renew society's understanding of childhood, and to inform, improve and inspire all our relationships with children.

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Well-being

We launched our well-being work in 2005 to fill a gap in research regarding young people's views of well-being.

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Research publications

Our reports focus on the issues children identify as the most influential on their lives.