People, Health and Communities Research Group: expertise and projects
Our research aims to transform lives and improve health and wellbeing of people and communities through empirical research, evidence synthesis and knowledge translation.
Our work is concentrated in 4 areas of expertise.
Looking at using text messaging to enhance motivation for stroke survivors to participate in physical activity
A multi-method study and realist evaluation of what works for whom and under what circumstances
Developing and evaluating a diabetes self-management intervention for people with severe mental illness
Developing age friendly cities and communities
This project explored the social and health outcomes associated with younger and older peoples’ LGBT2QI+ love and relationship experiences using creative intergenerational storytelling.
Ecosystems to promote the community participation of older people: A rapid realist review