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1443705848 New research into the cost of the school holidays CPAG report says low income families struggle with food, childcare and heating costs during the school holidays.

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Published
23 December 2015
1443705848 Collaborative project looks at the cost of the school day The Cost of the School Day is a unique, year-long pilot project in Glasgow looking at the impact of poverty on the lives of children and young people and their access to an education.

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Published
02 October 2015
1431937090 “Do you do this for the money or the banter?”: getting young people to talk about what they think and how they feel Lisa Garnham discusses her experience using filmmaking to engage young people in research.

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Published
22 June 2015
1431937090 “It makes me feel joyful”: getting young children to talk about what they think and how they feel Lisa Garnham discusses her experience using creative techniques to engage young children in research.

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Published
09 June 2015
1431937090 Sistema Scotland evaluation research findings First findings from our long term study of the charity Sistema Scotland’s Big Noise orchestras are available now.

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Published
18 May 2015
1528201524 Cost of the School Day update Latest newsletter from the Cost of the School Day project is now available.

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Published
05 May 2015
1426085271 New Healthy Start video for health workers The Healthy Start scheme provides low income families with healthy food and vitamin vouchers. A short video has been produced to help health and care staff make sure that everyone who is entitled to these vouchers receives them.

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Published
11 March 2015
1528201509 Who are lone parents? Challenging the media perception Guest blogger Professor Ronald McQuaid takes a look at the facts and figures around lone parenting.

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Published
08 December 2014
1528201490 Evaluating arts and health Chris Harkins looks at the challenges of measuring and evaluating the impact of arts on health, using his evaluation of Sistema Scotland as an example.

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Published
22 October 2014
1528201509 The Cost of the School Day: preventing poverty-related stigma and exclusion in Glasgow schools Sara Spencer reports on a new Poverty Leadership Panel project hosted by the Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) in Scotland that aims to tackle the cost of the school day.

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Published
09 July 2014