Publications

SHEU : nationally-recognised, since 1977,
as the specialist provider of reliable local survey data about young people's health and wellbeing

 

LEARNING RESOURCES
Including #SHEUres links to research about young people's H&WB

David McGeorge

EDUCATION & HEALTH Journal
Published since 1983
YOUNG PEOPLE REPORTS
An annual compilation of results

YOUNG PEOPLE TRENDS
Data from 1982

David McGeorge

Nuggets of information supplemented with Internet links

GIRLS' HEALTH & WELLBEING
Health and wellbeing of 12-15 year-old girls

An occasional newsletter

   

PLUS

Food Now and Then (2011)Food Trends (2002)

BullyingDrugsWeapons (1996)

Good Practice - Examples from those using SHEU services

Literature Search
Topics include: SRE, Smoking, Phys. Activity and Acad. Achievement

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Comments about SHEU

I've just spent a really interesting half an hour reading through our ...survey (report). Always food for thought and a good way to look at how we can improve.

Headteacher

"SHEU data proved the best source of the kind of information we were looking for (...) to provide research support to the National Healthy Schools Programme." 

Department of Health

"Thank you from my staff to you and all your staff. The speed of 'turn-around' of the questionnaires is outstanding in anyone's terms." Headteacher

Headteacher

"We use the data to inform whole school practice: Pastoral programmes for target groups of pupils; Items for discussion with School Council; Information to help us achieve the Healthy School gold standard; To develop and dicuss with pupils our Anti-Bullying Policy; Targeted whole class sessions with the Police Community Support Officers; To share pupil perceptions of all aspects of their school life with parents, staff and governers." 

Learning Mentor

"The Schools Health Education Unit has gained a reputation as one of the most reliable sources of information about young people's health." BBC

BBC

"I really appreciate the professional service which SHEU offers.  We have had a great experience working with Angela on the school surveys." 

Health Improvement Specialist

"This is amazing! Thank you." (school report)

Headteacher

"The data for (us) are very useful ... This is especially important when evaluating the impact of interventions regarding alcohol or other areas, as the survey data are likely to provide an earlier indication than routine data sources."

Specialist Registrar in Public Health

"You have made a truly significant contribution to health education and health promotion of young people in, not only England, but all over the United Kingdom and beyond." Colleague from NHS Scotland paying tribute to John Balding, presented at his retirement lunch, May 2005

NHS Scotland

"We never make a move without looking at these excellent reports." Public Health Consultant

Public Health Consultant