Current Research

We carry out and promote research into some of the biggest issues affecting children and young people with learning difficulties and their families. Discover the latest findings in our current research reports along with how we can help you with your research.

Complete this short form if you would like to take part in our research projects and help us to create change.

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Research 1 – Future Me, My Digital Workbook

Our Future Me, My Digital Workbook has been available since November of 2020 and we’re always looking for ways to improve it. If you have used the workbook we would really appreciate your feedback to help shape future changes.

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Research 2 – Coming soon!

In the coming weeks we will begin a research project with our colleagues at Salvesen Mindroom Research Team on xyz. If you would like to take part in this research project please email admin@mindroom.org or sign up to our research cohort.

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Research 3 – Conducted by Scot Inform

Scot Inform are working with partners to develop a day and residential facility in East Lothian for people aged 16 and over who have a diagnosis of autistic spectrum conditions, associated disorders and behaviours that challenge. The would like feedback on their proposals from families living in Edinburgh, The Lothians and the South of Scotland.

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Become a Research Participant

If you would like to be first to hear about our latest research opportunities then sign up to be added to our cohort.

By taking part in our research you are helping us learn more about the challenges children, young people and families face living with learning difficulties.  This knowledge can allow us to influence policy makers to make changes that can help as well as generate funding to create resources that can directly support families with the issues they are facing.

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Would you like us to promote your research?

If you’re looking for some support with your own research and would like our involvement or for us to promote your research, please complete our questionnaire and we’ll get back to you.

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