Profiles - Aged 20-29
Holly previously lived with friends and her ex-partner and is now back with her mother, who is also her carer. She is not well enough to work or go to university. Ethnic background: White British.
Katy works full-time as a dental nurse and lives with her mum. Ethnic background: White Scottish.
Melissa is completing a master’s degree, where she is interviewing people to understand the disabling effects of mouth ulcers. During the COVID-19 pandemic she is back living with her parents. Ethnic background: White British.
Charlie is a statistician for large-scale research projects including clinical trials. He lives with his wife and their baby daughter. Ethnic background: White British.
Angharad is a full-time mental health worker. She lives with family and is single. Ethnic background: White Welsh.