Evaluation of the 'You First' programme for young parents
Report that presents findings from the evaluation of the You First pilot programme, undertaken by Ipsos MORI Scotland, in collaboration with Professor Sarah Cunningham-Burley. The study was commissioned by Communities Analytical Services on behalf of the Children and Families Directorate and the Directorate for Employment, Skills and Lifelong Learning.
It used a mixed method approach involving qualitative and quantitative research with programme participants, professionals involved in delivering the programme and stakeholders. The evaluation aimed to explore the benefits of the You First programme and the ways in which these can be maximised through effective delivery.