Conducting research can seem like a daunting prospect for many groups. The CIU can help with advice and support and even deliver a research project for you (subject to available funding).

If you would like to chat with one of the team about how we can support you in your research or evaluation project - please get in touch by emailing us : .

Here are some of the previous projects we have undertaken for others:

Memorial Community Church  - Community Audit

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Research by Selina Rice. An Aston-Mansfield, Community Involement Unit service.

Evaluation of Alternatives “We Are Family” project

Research by Anne Crisp for Alternatives Trust East London
Report  | Summary 

‘Newham – Key Statistics’

Produced for ‘Advance to Deliver’ which brings together statistics about the borough, which may be useful when planning activities or applying for funding
Newham Profile April 2013 

‘Investing in the Big Society – The case for ESOL provision in Newham’

Lobbying Document produce by Newham ESOL exhange - an example of how good evidence can help to strengthen a campaign 
ESOL Lobbying Document 

St Patrick’s Community Audit

Research by Tilly Forster for St Patrick’s Church, Barking

St Mary’s Community Audit

Research by Selina Rice for St Mary’s Church, Plaistow

Newham Trustees Survey (2011)

Findings of research by Anne Crisp of Aston-Mansfield Community Involvement Unit on the experiences of charity trustees in Newham
Report  | Summary 

Are there barriers to newly arrived migrants accessing GP services in Newham and if so what are they? (2011)

A report by Anne Becker for NHS Newham
Report  | Summary 

Improving the reach and sustainability of your community building (2010)

A Good Practice Guide by Selina Rice for the London Premises Sub-group
Good Practice Guide 


For research prior to 2010, please take a look here.

All documents use the PDF format and require you to have a PDF Reader. You can download a free version here