The Rees Centre was appointed as Evaluation Co-ordinator across the entire programme for round one, 2014-2016.
A range of adoption related projects have been led by Professor Julie Selwyn.
A range of kinship care related projects have been led by Professor Julie Selwyn.
A range of fostercare related projects have been led by Professor Julie Selwyn.
Projects led by Professor Julie Selwyn
First major study in the UK to explore educational outcomes, young people’s care histories and individual characteristics by linking national datasets.
An ESRC funded seminar series to address issues around fostering teenagers including offending, sexual exploitation and asylum seekers
A study exploring the impact of unproven allegations on foster carers in order to improve the way that allegations are dealt with by fostering services, local authorities and the police.
Evaluation of Attachment Awareness programmes in schools in three local authorities using a mixed methods approach.
A study exploring access to and quality of early years provision for looked after children and with a view to reducing risk of developmental delay.
A project investigating whether three- and four-year-olds in deprived areas experience lower quality early years provision.