All publications relating to the project and its findings are listed below:

The cost of separation (full report)

Assessing the impact of visiting restrictions on families of care home residents during COVID-19. Key findings and recommendations arising from the project’s research.

The cost of separation (summary)

A short, accessible summary of the project’s background, findings, conclusions and recommendations.

Understanding and reducing the psychosocial impact of Coronavirus social distancing and behavioural changes on families of care home residents in scotland

Report on the project for the Rapid Research in COVID-19 Programme.

Project partners

Chief Scientists Office
The University of Edinburgh
University of Strathclyde
University of the west of Scotland