Co-ordination of the initiative on supporting parenting
- Funder: Department of Health
- Lead applicant: Professor David Quinton
- Co-researcher: Pat Lees
- Dates: January 1996 - December 2006
- Research centre: The Hadley Centre for Adoption and Foster Care Studies hosted by Family Policy and Child Welfare
This project provided the co-ordination role for the Department of Health Initiative on Supporting Parents. The task involved liaison between projects in order to facilitate communication and common measurement between studies on related topics; the monitoring of scientific progress; arranging meetings between sub-groups and for all those involved in the Initiative in order to discuss issues and findings; to produce reports for the RLG and any Initiative advisory group; to produce and distribute a regular newsletter for interested parties; and to contribute to dissemination.