The CoramBAAF Research Group provides members with a forum to discuss research projects in development or that have been recently completed.

Benefits for members


The group meets three times a year: January, May and October and are chaired by Dr Derek Kirton, Reader in Social Policy and Social Work, University of Kent.

Future dates will appear here shortly.

Membership of the group

Membership is free and open to appropriately qualified individual members of CoramBAAF and representatives of agencies with corporate membership of CoramBAAF. These can include:

  • Individual members who are employed as researchers or who are practitioners interested in and applying relevant research.
  • Student members undertaking research.
  • Researchers employed by corporate members of CoramBAAF.


How to join

If you are interested in joining the Research Group please fill in the form below.

Are you joining by virtue of your relationship with a member agency?