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Children & Young People

Available Resources

A Kit of Tools

'A Kit of Tools for participatory research and evaluation for children, young people and adults' contains a wealth of information and creative tools to support meaningful research and evaluation.

Creating Confidence Handbook

A handbook for professionals working with children to explore the issue of building confidence, particularly in relation to the Curriculum for Excellence. There is a critique of work in the US on building self-esteem, reflection and consideration of approaches to understanding and building confidence. Included are helpful hints and tips ...

Measuring mental wellbeing in children and young people

A guide to measuring the mental wellbeing of younger populations for public health commissioners.

NPC Wellbeing Measure

New Philanthropy Capital (NPC)'s Well-being Measure is an online survey-based tool that measures how children feel. It's a practical way of quantifying your impact on a group of ten or more young people aged 11 to 16, by looking at eight aspects of well-being. You can create your own survey, ...

The Evidence Guide

The Evidence guide pack contains five modules: Using research evidence in practice. Locating research evidence in five steps. Appraising and reviewing research evidence. Adapting and applying evidence. Outcome-focused evaluation. The learner's packs are £12 each per module and the trainer's packs are £22 each. It is available from Barnado's website.