Implementation of Redthread’s hospital-based Youth Violence Intervention Programme in the Midlands to care for young people affected by violence

This project will support young people who attend hospital because of a violence-related injury in Nottingham and Birmingham, and aims to empower young people to lead healthy, productive lives away from cycles of violence and criminality.

Research to support an inquiry into young people’s future health prospects

This project is a quantitative analysis of available data to map the social determinants of health in today’s young people and assess their influence on future health trajectories.

Person-centred care for children with asthma using non-health care community resources: The SCORE Programme

This project aims to empower children with asthma to understand their condition, self-manage it and participate in physical activities.

Sing and Say: web based language stimulation activities for children with craniofacial anomalies

This project is aiming to stimulate language learning for children with delayed language development who have limited access to local speech and language therapy services.

Engagement to understand young people’s health prospects

An engagement exercise with young people to understand their perceptions and experiences of the foundations of a healthy life

‘In Control’: Awareness for adolescents with asthma and their peers

CLAHRC Child Health project led by a team at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, funded by NIHR-CLAHRC. Research among London secondary school children has highlighted a clear problem with asthma control and medicine adherence. This proje...

A community-based early warning tool for infants with complex heart conditions

Led by Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. A project aimed at infants with complex congenital heart disease. Will support decision making by families and children’s community teams, therefore improving safety and quality of care, and standardising care provision...

Celebrating difference: improving psychological wellbeing in children and young people with chronic physical illness

Led by Barts Health NHS Trust, in partnership with the Chickenshed Theatre Company. To be implemented with up to 80 patients (and their parents/carers) living with chronic physical illness accessing paediatric services through Barts Health NHS Trust at The Royal London Hospital. Will promo...

Bringing CAMHS closer to home: Developing community pharmacies to support medication monitoring in children and young people

South east England
This project aimed to improve care for children and young people (CYP) with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and related conditions.

The NHS 111 service for children and young people: What is the relationship between advice given and subsequent healthcare utilisation?

Will assess the feasibility of linking patient-level data on healthcare utilisation following a telephone call to NHS 111 in three London CCGs for children with common complaints that have NICE guidance associated with them (fever, diarrhoea, constipation and breathlessness). Team hope to ga...