Wellbeing, Health and Social Care Research Centre

Research Interests

The centre's recent and current research projects include the following:

  • Interprofessional working in health and social care
  • Safeguarding vulnerable adults and children with disabilities
  • Improvements to health and social care delivery
  • Responding to the needs of people with dementia and their carers
  • Cultural competence in social work practice
  • Developing policy and practice around forced marriage
  • International social work and cross-national comparisons
  • Family support, early intervention and child protection
  • The experiences and needs of children and young people in public care
  • Service-users' experiences of mental distress and mental health services
  • Service-users' and carers' help seeking behaviours and service responses
  • Adults' and children's perceptions and experiences of wellbeing

Wellbeing, Health and Social Care Research (WHSCR) Centre

School of Sociology and Social Policy
Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 84 66394