Safer Online Lives – Call for Participants

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Safer Online Lives is a research project exploring internet use and safety for adults with intellectual disabilities. You can find out more about the research by heading to our previous blog. 

How can you participate? 


The research team are starting to interview adults living with intellectual disabilities about using the internet. If you take part in an interview, you will receive a £10 Love2Shop voucher!

You can participate in an online interview, or the research team can travel to meet you in-person. If you would like to take part, you can register your interest here: 

Focus Groups

The project is holding focus groups with both paid and family carers of adults with intellectual disabilities. If you would like to participate, you can register your interest here:

Find out more

The Safer Online Lives team have produced a short guide about the research to date. The guide also includes information about participating in the upcoming interviews and focus groups.