Research News

We regularly publish news from our research partners and how it is informing our services to families.

School Transport Report

The school of law team at the University of Leeds Our student researchers at the School of Law, University of ...
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Disabled Facilities Grants

The school of law team at the University of Leeds Our student researchers at the School of Law, University of ...
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How behaviour problems can affect family life

Jane Raca, whose son James has learning disabilities, autism and challenging behaviour shares her story and explains how you can ...
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Life online for young people with SEN

Dawn Cavanagh Dawn Cavanagh, whose teenage son has autism, considers the benefits and challenges of life online for young people ...
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Improving early intervention for children with autism

Zarbanoo Rajput Zarbanoo Rajput BA (Hons), mum to a 15 year old with autism and an active member of ABAAccess4all ...
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1000 Families Study – Age Range Extended

Are you the mother, father, or caregiver of a child aged between 4 and 15 years, 11 months who has ...
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Why should I take part in research about families of children with learning disabilities?

The CEDAR research centre at Warwick University needs 1000 children with learning disabilities and their families to help with a ...
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Why timely diagnosis of autism is important

Tracy Elliott, our Head of Research and Information explains why timely diagnosis of autism is important and tells us her ...
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Research and Information Request Service

In a survey we carried out in 2016 (with 1937 respondents), less than 41% of parents receive written information when ...
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baby ultrasound for research at Cerebra into brain conditions.

Dr Eduard Gratacós – Why health starts before birth

Dr Gratacos Our research team at the University of Barcelona looks at identifying deviations in foetal brain development as early ...
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