Wanslea Family Services has a strong commitment to research and evaluation, to ensure that the work we do achieves its objectives in the most effective way.
One of Wanslea’s goals is to become a leader in research led, evidence based practice.
We have a number of research partnerships and have developed a framework for evaluation and research in all service areas.
Fostering Together: Supporting Children and Young People of Foster Carers
In September 2011, researchers from the School of Psychology & Social Science, Dr Anna Targowska and Susan Teather, were contracted by Wanslea Family Services to conduct a research study to address the lack of voice of biological children of foster carers in the fostering task. Click Here to read the full report
Evaluation tools and research priority for each area – click for more information
We are interested in linking with organisations that have similar objectives to advance knowledge and learning in the area of family and children’s services.
This may be to conduct joint research projects, training and professional development or to partner in a new venture.