Projects are pieces of work which SCPHRP has conducted in addition to the Working Group sub-group topics. Often these projects tackle subjects which relate to one or more areas of the life course, and can be categorised under the umbrella of a Working Group.
Sometimes, projects are not related to an area of the life course, or were part of SCPHRP’s last five years of funding (2008 – 2012); these are categorised as ‘other projects’.
A new citizen science project exploring how shared (public) outdoor spaces affect health and wellbeing. This project is supported by the Medical Research Council (MRC) who in the summer of 2017 selected the project as their citizen science project. The project aims to understand the impact shared (e.g. public) outdoor spaces have on the health […]
In partnership with University Sport and Exercise and the Physical Activity for Health Research Centre (PAHRC), SCPHRP ran an event during the Festival of Creative Learning to get students to think about health in the university setting and to design solutions to health challenges facing students. Two teams of students worked on diverse health topics. […]
Our goal Our goal was to design a support resource for kinship carers. Kinship carers – often grandparents – are family members who take care of children when the birth-parents are no longer able to care for them due to circumstances such as ill-health, addiction, abuse or bereavement. The kinship carers are often from deprived communities […]