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Could how happy you are as an adult depend on what school you went to, and what teacher you had?

Extract from our guest blog …I and my colleagues...

HOW TO MEASURE YOUR WELLBEING IMPACT: NEW GUIDANCE

Today we share a new guide to help charities understand,...

Unhealthy employees now cost British firms six working weeks a year in lost productivity

  Study shows employees lose an average of 30.4* working...

NHS BOWEL SCOPE UPTAKE BOOSTED BY A FIFTH WHEN PATIENTS SENT REASSURING REMINDERS 

Bowel scope screening uptake increased by more than a...

Muddling along “Top dementia research charity calls on...

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From The Blog

Older people’s social care urgently needs extra funding

Responding to the report ‘ social care for older people:...

New coalition of health and social care experts on mission to guarantee status of EU staff

A coalition of 29 health and social care organisations has...

Promoting person-centred care

Through our work with healthcare professionals and people...

Poverty and health costs the UK £78bn

Dealing with the effects of poverty costs the UK £78bn a...

New smart-phone app could prevent emergency hospital readmissions

International leaders in patient experience measurement...

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