Research and Publications

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Forward believes in proving that its services work and are a benefit to its service users. Forward's Research Team looks into data trends and statistics to be able to prove the impact Forward programmes are having on clients. 

Forward's Research Team regularly release policy briefing documents on current trends in the field. These documents are available on the links below. 

Why reducing drug-related crime is important, and why the new government needs to act
Substance misuse and mental health in prison
A successful approach to tackling drug-related crime
Tackling the issue of New Psychoactive Substances in prisons

To find out more about Forward's research please contact the Research Team by email at