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Vulnerable and marginalised groups

  • Vulnerable groups (NICE): All NICE products on vulnerable groups. Includes any guidance and quality standards.
  • Vulnerability and marginalized populations (NLM). Chapter in: Public Health Ethics: Cases Spanning the Globe.
  • Cheraghi-Sohi, S., Panagioti, M., Daker-White, G. et al. Patient safety in marginalised groups: a narrative scoping review. Int J Equity Health 19, 26 (2020).
  • O’Donnell, P., Tierney, E., O’Carroll, A. et al. Exploring levers and barriers to accessing primary care for marginalised groups and identifying their priorities for primary care provision: a participatory learning and action research study. Int J Equity Health 15, 197 (2016).

National Trauma Practice Framework for Wales

  • Trauma-Informed Wales (ACE Support Hub, Traumatic Stress Wales): A Societal Approach to understanding, preventing and supporting the impacts of Trauma and Adversity (Public consultation open until 17th June 2022)


Domestic violence

  • National Training Framework on violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence (WG; 2022)
  • All about IRIS (IRISi; 2022): IRIS is a specialist domestic violence and abuse (DVA) training, support and referral programme for general practices that has been positively evaluated in a randomised controlled trial.

Ethnic minority communities

Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities


Learning disabilities

Mental health

People seeking sanctuary

Prison health and ex-offenders

Sensory and physically challenged

Sex workers

Substance misuse