Here you can explore the work we do to improve wellbeing. From research and building evidence to implementing methods in the real world, find out more about our projects below.
Maximising local area wellbeing
With tailored support for local authorities
Social capital: Evidence review and synthesis
Examining interventions that sought to improve community cohesion, social support networks and neighbourhood belonging.
Exploring body image and wellbeing among female Instagram users
An analysis of the relationships between body image and wellbeing indicators, and initial exploration of the impact of body image Instagram messages on life satisfaction.
Accelerating wellbeing data analysis
Our wellbeing data usage library shares free-to-use code making data more accessible and easy to use.
Board-level and governance wellbeing roles
Understanding how board-level wellbeing champions and wellbeing assurance roles are being delivered in practice.
Supporting student mental health
Resources and knowledge to help universities and colleges provide support for students.
Places, spaces and social connections review update
Adding evidence from the past five years to further build the social infrastructure and wellbeing evidence base.
Time use and wellbeing
Exploring instantaneous enjoyment through time diaries
Loneliness across the life course
Changes to social isolation and wellbeing over time and between generations
Green Book training: Wellbeing guidance
Training content and session for economists on the HMT Green Book Supplementary Guidance on Wellbeing.
Business Leaders’ Council
An event series for businesses and employers highlighting issues around workplace wellbeing