Areas of Research

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National Government

Accredited for numerous national frameworks to provide a full range of consultation, research and analysis services and policy reviews

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Local Government

A wide range of studies including community engagement, strategic vision workshops, residents' trackers and citizens’ panels

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Police Forces

Public confidence, budget planning, community safety and policing priorities consultation and an accredited supplier of APACS surveys

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Fire and Rescue Services

Engagement for Integrated Risk Management Planning and a range of benchmarked surveys for performance monitoring



Strategic Housing Market Assessments and housing market modelling from primary or secondary data sources



Process and outcome evaluations, organisational reviews, health promotion campaigns and evaluation support

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National Indicator Surveys

Administering standardised surveys within prescriptive guidelines, including the PLACE survey, APACS, NI 21 and STATUS

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Other Research Areas

Some examples of our varied and diverse extended areas of expertise which cover a wide range of research areas