Publication Category: Social Value Hub

See below for some publications

Prevention of Poor Physical and Mental Health through the Green Social Prescribing Opening Doors to the Outdoors Programme: A Social Return on Investment Analysis

Makanjuola, A.; Lynch, M.; Hartfiel, N.; Cuthbert, A.; Edwards, R.T. (2023) Prevention of Poor Physical and Mental Health through the Green Social Prescribing Opening Doors to the Outdoors Programme: A Social Return on Investment Analysis. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2023, 20, 6111.

2023

Social Return on Investment of Nature-Based Activities for Adults with Mental Wellbeing Challenges

Hartfiel, N., Gittins, H., Morrison, V., Wynne-Jones, S., Dandy, N., Edwards, R.T. (2023). Social Return on Investment of Nature-Based Activities for Adults with Mental Wellbeing Challenges. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2023; 20(15):6500

2023

RCT-based Social Return on Investment (SROI) of a Home Exercise Program for People With Early Dementia Comparing In-Person and Blended Delivery Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Doungsong, K., Hartfiel, N., Gladman, J., Harwood, R., & Edwards, R.T. (2024). RCT-based Social Return on Investment (SROI) of a Home Exercise Program for People With Early Dementia Comparing In-Person and Blended Delivery Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic. INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing. 2024;61. doi:10.1177/00469580241246468

2024
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A Study to Explore the Feasibility of Using a Social Return on Investment Approach to Evaluate Short Breaks

Gill R. Toms, Carys Ll Stringer, Louise M. Prendergast, Diane Seddon, Bethany F. Anthony, Rhiannon T. Edwards, "A Study to Explore the Feasibility of Using a Social Return on Investment Approach to Evaluate Short Breaks", Health & Social Care in the Community, vol. 2023, Article ID 4699751, 11 pages, 2023. https://doi.org/10.1155/2023/4699751

2023

Social Return on Investment of Home Exercise and Community Referral for People With Early Dementia.

Hartfiel, N., Gladman, J., Harwood, R., & Tudor Edwards, R. (2022). Social Return on Investment of Home Exercise and Community Referral for People With Early Dementia. Gerontology & geriatric medicine, 8, 23337214221106839. https://doi.org/10.1177/23337214221106839

2022

Developing a conversation about identifying community needs to embrace wellbeing through social prescribing interventions: a qualitative study.

Spencer, L. H., Lynch, M., & Thomas, G. (2021). Developing a conversation about identifying community needs to embrace wellbeing through social prescribing interventions: a qualitative study. The Lancet, 398, S82.

2021