Organisation Membership

Organisational membership gives your team access to all our resources, plus access to 12 Live Classrooms per year for each person.

Membership will help your team gain an understanding of Creative Life Story Work and confidence in facilitating direct work with children and young people.

Pricing

Organisation membership costs £2,000 a year (excluding VAT) and includes full access to the Creative Life Story membership for up to 300 people in your team, department or organisation.

  • Our Organisation membership pricing is introductory and will be available until August 2024.

Organisation membership includes the following:

  • 12 months’ access to all the resources on this site including toolkits and activities for up to 300 people in your team.
  • Admission to 12 Live Classrooms a year (worth £600 per person). These are our expert-led, online training sessions and you can see what’s coming up here.
  • 50% off any additional Live Classrooms.

Membership is suitable for:

  • Local authority teams that work with care-experienced children and young people
  • Fostering and adoption agencies
  • Charities
  • Social work student cohorts

“I’m positive that it’s a great investment in your young people.” Foster carer

Your membership supports our work with children and young people

Creative Life Story Work is led by Blue Cabin, a charity which works to improve outcomes for care-experienced children and young people. Your membership helps to fund the Creative Life Story Work programme, helping more children and young people to understand their past and move forward to a better future.

Terms and conditions

  • All online training will be delivered via Zoom. You will need access to Zoom to attend online Live Classrooms.
  • The 12 free Live Classrooms can not be rolled over into any future membership.

Frequently asked questions about Creative Life Story Work membership for organisations

Your membership will last for one year from the date it’s purchased. We’ll let you know when it’s due to expire by sending you an email seven days before the expiration date.

No, your membership doesn’t automatically renew but we will email you to let you know when it’s due to expire and how you can renew it if you’d like to.

When an organisation buys a Creative Life Story Work membership we’ll ask them to identify a lead contact who will take responsibility for signing an agreement granting us permission to store the names and email addresses of up to 300 staff members on our system – these staff members will then receive their login details for the Creative Life Story Work website via email. They can then log in by clicking on ‘Account’ at the top right hand side of the website and entering their login details. They will then be able to access all of the resources on the website, including content that is marked ‘Members content’.

We publish details of forthcoming Live Classrooms on the website, in the Training section. New Live Classrooms are added several times a year. To book a place in a Live Classroom, click on the event page and scroll down to where it says ‘Book tickets’. Select the number of tickets you want to book (each person will only be able to book one free ticket as part of your membership) and select ‘Get tickets’ to complete the transaction. Your discount will automatically be applied if you are logged into the website.

They take place online, via Zoom. We will send you joining instructions before each Live Classroom and you can find helpful information on using Zoom here.

Once a member has used their allocation of 12 Live Classrooms, they will get 50% off any additional Live Classrooms you book during your year’s membership. The 50% discount will be automatically applied when they book via the website, as long as they are logged in to the website when they book.

They will need to log into the Creative Life Story Work website (see instructions above) and then they’ll be able to access all the resources on the site, including those which are for members only.

When you buy a Creative Life Story Work organisation membership, up to 300 members of your team will  be able to access all the resources on the site including toolkits on topics including working with children who have experienced domestic abuse, activities you can use with children and young people and videos of training sessions.

You can have up to 300 logins as part of your organisation’s membership.

Yes, if someone leaves your organisation let us know and we will remove them from your membership. You can then add another member to replace them, as long as your total number of members remains below 300.

You can have fewer than 300 logins. If this is the case, you can add additional members during the year, as long as your total number of members remains below 300.

You can email us on creativelifestorywork@wearebluecabin.com and we’ll be happy to answer any questions.

If you give permission for your members to receive our members’ newsletter, each person will receive a monthly round-up of the latest events and resources, plus occasional emails about Live Classrooms.

Creative Life Story Work members can access a list of Therapeutic Life Story Work Hub Leads who can connect you with a qualified Therapeutic Life Story Worker in your region. You can access the list of Hub Leads here.