Get Data & Insight

  • Josh
  • March 14, 2018

Gain data and insight to transform your product or service.

We help you understand the lived experience of young people by using proven, youth-led, award-winning models.

Our insight and feedback projects are bespoke to fit your needs.They will give you fantastic data to help you make better decisions. They also offer young people fantastic experiences to develop personal and employability skills.

Find out more about our Data and Insight services below.

D1. Young Researchers
Your problems:

  1. Investing too much time and money trying to understand more about young people’s habits, trends and life choices.
  2. Understanding what young people are telling you.
  3. Translating that into practical solutions.


Our Young Researchers project designs and asks the BIG questions to get the BIG answers you’re looking for.

They interpret the data and create infographics, reports and films to help you share that with the people who matter.

Save yourself some money and create a proactive response to young people’s needs right from the start.

D2. Young Inspectors
Your problems:

  1. Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, Kite Marks… Inspections can be daunting.
  2. Discovering the service from a young person’s perspective.
  3. Marketing how young people can complain, suggest and compliment.


Have young people involved in inspections to showcase and champion your service. Have young people tell you what they think works and doesn’t work. Have ideas and solutions to make your service even better.

Our Young Inspectors will design a line of enquiry with you, inspect it and present their results and recommendations.

If asked, they may even help you implement the solutions too!

D3. Young Journalists
Your problems:

  1. Effectively marketing your messages to young people.
  2. Using social media to engage young people – and doing it safely.
  3. Designing marketing materials that have young people’s stamp of approval.
  4. Creating reports young people actually want to read and can understand.


Our Young Journalists take the lead. They write press releases, organise social media campaigns, opinion polls and even make films, cartoons and animations.

This helps you get your word out and tell young people what they need to know. Helping you to increase uptake, raise awareness and accurately share your key messages.

D4. Young Facilitators
Your problems:

  1. Giving young people REAL opportunities to lead, facilitate and organise projects.
  2. Equipping them with the skills they need to jump on the employment ladder.


Our Young Facilitators are aged between 16-25, most are from vulnerable backgrounds. Think care leavers, young people with disabilities, young carers.They can help you:

  1. Design contract specifications and help you monitor them.
  2. Support recruitment panels, help induct and appraise staff.
  3. Write and run training sessions for professionals and other young people.


You get your job done, with young people’s insight AND deliver a better service

D5. Peer Educators
Your problems:

  1. Sharing important messages with young people on key issues in an already packed education system.
  2. Finding a fun, creative and engaging method to share these messages.
  3. Getting young people to take the lead passing your message on.


Our Peer Educators find out the facts, digest them and create a campaign product.This product:

  1. Sparks a conversation with other young people.
  2. Ignites interest in the topic.
  3. Tells them what they need to know and where to go for help.


At the end of the day, young people leave with your message that they want to tell their friends about. A message that you can share, again, and again and again!

© Copyright 2015 The Participation People Ltd. | All Rights Reserved The Participation People is registered in England and Wales | Private Limited Company no. 07317496.