Youth-led Projects

VoiceBox is all about understanding and communicating what matters to young people. Our community of creators is always inspiring us to look a little deeper into the topics that affect them, and leading the way as we do research into anything that deserves some extra attention.

  • Munchausen by Internet
    An image of the front page of the report displayed on an ipad

    Munchausen by Internet

    In recent months there has been growing concern about the increasing frequency at which young people online portray mental health problems that they do not have. Our latest report explores this new trend.

  • Digital Wellbeing: A Balancing Act
    Digital Wellbeing Report

    Digital Wellbeing: A Balancing Act

    In the past 18 months, the internet and our devices have become an even more integral part of our live. In many ways this has been a blessing, allowing friends and families to stay connected through lockdowns. It has, however, also highlighted the importance of using the internet in a safe and healthy way. We find out how young people are maintaining Digital Wellbeing as the internet becomes increasingly significant in their lives.

  • OnlyFans and young people: exploitation or empowerment
    OnlyFans Report

    OnlyFans and young people: exploitation or empowerment

    Over the past year, OnlyFans has rapidly grown in popularity, in no small part due to the changes in the employment landscape following government responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. We find out how young people have responded to the site's rapid growth, and the implications of the explosion of adult content it hosts.