Patient and public involvement in health and social care research: the RDS handbook for researchers produced by the Research Design Service

Make it Clear campaign: information and guidance on plain English summaries

Benefits advice service for involvement

Budgeting for involvement guide and involvement cost calculator

The research arm of the National Health Service is called the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). You will find more information about research and how you can get involved on this website.

INVOLVE: an organisation funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to support public involvement in NHS, public health and social care research.

Going the extra mile: improving the nation’s health and wellbeing through public involvement in research. The final report and recommendations to the Director General Research and Development/Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Department of Health of the ‘Breaking Boundaries’ strategic review of public involvement in the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

A series of four Public Information Packs (PIP) produced by INVOLVE outlining information for members of the public who would like to get involved in research; Booklet 1, So what is it all about and Booklet 4 Jargon Buster.

The James Lind Alliance, funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) facilitates Priority Setting Partnerships. These partnerships bring patients, carers and clinicians together to identify and prioritise the treatment uncertainties which they agree are the most important for research.

The Research Involvement and Engagement journal focuses on patient and wider involvement and engagement in research at all stages.