We lead cutting edge research to enable all children to live happy and healthy lives.

Our focus are especially, but not exclusively, children with long-term health concerns. Such concerns can make it hard for children and their families to live the lives they want. We are passionate about changing this. Our research focuses on three themes selected together with families.

Movement & Physical Activity

Being active and moving around is one of the best ways to promote health and wellbeing. Learn more here….


The go-to place for evidence-based self-care support for children and young people with developmental concerns. Learn more here.

Friends & Social Participation

Relationships with friends and social participation are vital for children to thrive. Learn more here