Briefings

Moving home during childhood: is it harmful? (pdf)

Mothers living with domestic abuse in Scotland – a tale of poverty and social inequality (pdf)

The transition to primary school: Growing Up in Scotland study findings (pdf)

Living with a lone mother in Scotland. Do children fare better if their mothers are in work?_(pdf)

CRFR Briefing 91: Can we put the ‘poverty of aspiration’ myth to bed now? (pdf)

Fathers Network Scotland Briefing: Father-child relationships and children’s wellbeing

MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit Research Briefing 2: Children and emotional problems (pdf)

MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit Research Briefing 1: Parenting stress and support needs (pdf)

CRFR Briefing 83: A ‘pockets’ approach to addressing financial vulnerability (pdf)

CRFR Briefing 82: Social assets, low income and child wellbeing (pdf)

CRFR Briefing 81: Financial, vulnerability, mothers’ emotional distress and child wellbeing (pdf)

GUS 10 years – one page briefing (pdf)

CRFR Briefing 71: Changes in Scottish infant feeding policy and breastfeeding habits between 2004 and 2011

Health inequalities in the early years – evidence for Scottish Parliament Health & Sport Committee March 2014_(pdf)

GUS Accidents & Injuries Briefing 2013_(pdf)

GUS Infant Feeding Briefing 2013_(pdf)

Birth Cohort 2 – Year 1 – key findings_(pdf)

Circumstances and experiences of teenage mothers in Scotland – evidence submitted to the Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee Inquiry into Teenage Pregnancy February 2013_(pdf)

Literacy Briefing – young children in Scotland and their experience of books and stories_(pdf)

Thrive at Five – Comparative child development at school entry-age by Save the Children

CRFR Research Briefing 62 – Is there something special about family meals?_(pdf)

GUS Briefing for Play Scotland 2012 – What do we know about play?_(pdf)

Birth Cohort 1 – Year 6 – one page summary_(pdf)

The Growing Up in Scotland study – Briefing paper for the Scottish Parliament Finance Committee_(pdf)

Growing Up in Scotland – Key Messages
Improvement Service Briefing for Elected Members No. 13

GUS Sweep 5 Parenting Briefing_(pdf)

GUS Birth Cohort 1 – Year 5 – one page summary (2011)_(pdf)

GUS Briefing 5 – What can research do for you?_(pdf)
GUS findings for social workers and others (Joint Briefing with the Scottish Childcare and Protection Network SCCPN)

GUS Briefing 4 – What parents say about children’s health and professional support_(pdf)

Scottish Centre for Regeneration Action Learning Note 50 –
Growing Up in Scotland : using evidence in practice

CRFR Research Briefing 40 – Parenting practices and support in Scotland_(pdf)

CRFR Research Briefing 36 – Breastfeeding in Scotland: the impact of advice for mothers_(pdf)

GUS Briefing 3 – Scotland’s families: advantage and disadvantage_(pdf)

GUS Briefing 2 – The use of informal support by families with young children_(pdf)

GUS Briefing 1 – Growing up in rural Scotland_(pdf)

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