With over 40 years of research experience, DSC's award winning research has helped tens of thousands of charities. Our work is used to inform policy and practice at all levels, from charities to government, and - as a charity ourselves - we understand the challenge of generating quality information and evidence.

About DSC research

  • About Research at DSC

    Whether the need for solid and useable data is coming from your leadership team, your trustees or a funder, we...

  • Award winning areas of expertise

    We've been researching specific sub-sectors and parts of the voluntary sector since our first publication looked at grant-making trusts in...

  • Armed Forces Charities Research

    Welcome to DSC's Armed Forces Charities Research, funded by Forces in Mind Trust.

  • Our process

    We’ll turn your organisational objectives into a set of clear research questions. Then we’ll identify any relevant data that already...