Overview of CHSS projects

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Prevent from Home: Young women’s cardiovascuLar heaLth Improvement feasibility Study

Mitigating young women's cardiovascular risk from pregnancy-related high blood pressure or diabetes

Creating Inclusive Residential Care for LGBTQ+ Elders (CIRCLE)

How can providers of residential care for older people improve their LGBTQ+ inclusive care offer?

Randomised controlled trial of a trauma-informed intervention within Bridgend Youth Children Services

Evaluating ‘Relationship Building Together’ intervention for young people who have experienced childhood trauma

Kent Research Partnership

Building research capacity in adult social care - NIHR-funded project co-led by University of Kent and Kent County Council

Engaging underserved communities in Kent

A series of research projects engaging members of several underserved communities in Kent and bringing together three key partners in mental health research

Medway Health Determinants Research Collaboration

Co-creating, embedding and acting on research evidence to reduce health inequalities - major NIHR-funded collaboration

Health Behaviour of School Aged Children (HBSC)

HBSC is the longest running international study of the health behaviour and social context of young people


The INTERACT project is engaging with members of Kent communities around the future of mental healthcare and research, to help better understand the mental health needs of local, underprivileged communities

Evaluation of the Trauma Informed Schools UK Training and Implementation (TISUK): A cluster randomised controlled trial

TISUK: Cluster RCT to evaluate the effectiveness of Trauma Informed Schools UK Training and Implementation

Mental health research in the Punjab: Combining anthropology and psychiatry

Kent professors collaborate with researchers in the Punjab

Re-Frame: Randomised Controlled Trial of a Diversion Programme for Adolescents in Police Custody who possess illicit substances

Re-framing the conversation around tackling substance use

Cancer Research UK/CHSS Academic Partnership

Developing a collaborative research and evaluation partnership focused on prevention, screening, early diagnosis, and intervention design


£4.6m award by National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) for global health programme ECLIPSE to investigate the social impact of tropical disease leishmaniasis

The DESCALE study

The DESCALE study. The role of clinical pharmacists in reducing opioid dependence at the interface between hospital and primary care

Adult Social Care Workforce Employee Survey

New survey examines work-related quality of life of people who work in adult social care

Hospice at Home Toolkit

Designing, piloting and evaluating interactive online toolkit to optimise Hospice at Home care delivery

Developing resources and minimum data set for Care Homes’ Adoption study (DACHA)

DACHA aims to explore and enhance the sharing of care and quality of life data between health and social care organisations working with care homes