Are you a care experienced student?

Are you interested in taking part in a research project commissioned to better understand factors affecting students from a care background or family estrangement at university?

If so, you are invited to participate in a research project which is being conducted by researchers from Sheffield Hallam University, The University of Oxford and Stand Alone.

The project is titled:

What factors affect access, retention and graduate outcomes for students with a background of care or family estrangement?

** Care Experienced participants still wanted **

If you would like to participate please contact Zoe Baker at

Zoe is happy to meet face to face or can arrange the option of a phone call. Please drop Zoe an email if you would like to be involved!

Sessions will be informal and interactive. All participants will receive a £20 e-voucher for their time and reasonable expenses can be covered if incurred in order to attend.

You can find out more about the project by viewing the Participant Information Statement below:

UNITE Participant Information Statement focus groups_

You can also view the Consent Form below for more information. Please note, you do not have to sign anything in advance. Copies of the consent form will be provided at the focus groups and you will have the opportunity to ask any questions before signing.

UNITE Research Participants – Consent form