What Works Centre

CASCADE report on shared decision making published

Posted on 12 July 2019 by Lowri Stevens

What is good practice in meetings between professionals and families? Today What Works for Children’s Social Care published its latest report.  The rapid realist review, conducted by CASCADE, provides guidance on good practice in decision making meetings.  The research summarises the evidence on shared decision-making meetings and how to meaningfully involve families in order to
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Storm in a coffee cup?

Posted on 5 July 2019 by Lowri Stevens

A blog by Professor Donald Forrester When I first heard that the What Works Centre (WWC) was going to study the impact of free, high quality coffee and tea I thought it was a really, really stupid idea. Maybe not up there with electing Trump President, but certainly one of the stupidest research ideas I
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CASCADE and the What Works Centre

Posted on 20 March 2018 by Cindy Corliss

CASCADE and the What Works Centre   CASCADE leads the research and reviews work for the new What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care. This is an exciting initiative funded by the Department for Education to make a substantial positive difference to practice and outcomes for children and their families by improving the quality and
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