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Sefydliad Ymchwil Gymdeithasol ac Economaidd, Data a Dulliau Cymru

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Information on research conducted as part of the WISERD Health, Wellbeing and Social Care theme can be found below.


The Academic Social Care Collaboration

Established in 2012, ASCC focusses on identifying and initiating effective approaches to increasing the quantity and quality of social care research and development. Read more>>>


Improving the Experience of Dementia & Enhancing Active Life (IDEAL): Living Well with Dementia

This study focuses on the potential for living well with dementia, maximising life satisfaction, reaching one's potential for well-being, and experiencing the best possible quality of life in the context of the challenges that dementia presents for individuals, relationships and communities. Read more >>


Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Wellbeing (CISHeW) Projects

WISERD's Social Care and Wellbeing research is being delivered in partnership with CISHeW, with projects focussing on social action, policy dialogue, the dynamic nature of health and wellbeing, and social justice. Three projects are listed below. Read more >>>





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WISERD is part of the new Alzheimer’s Society Centre of Excellence

20th June 2017

Alzheimer’s Society has announced today (Tuesday 20 June) that it has committed almost £2million to the University of Exeter, as part of its biggest-ever single investment in dementia care research, which WISERD will be continuing to contribute to.


Latest findings from the Young People and Brexit project - 'revenge of the young remainers'?

14th June 2017

In light of the 2017 General Election, in which the youth vote became one of the defining features, Dr Stuart Fox and Dr Sioned Pearce update us on the latest findings from the Young People and Brexit project. Using new data, they discuss whether there really was a ‘youth surge’ in votes and whether this election really was the ‘revenge of the young remainers’?


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