Where have we worked?

We have worked with or provided ACEs accredited training and/or Personal ACEs presentations for the following organisations.


2018
  • Public Health Specialty Registrar | Public Health Team Cumbria County Council
  • WAVE TRUST 70/30 Campaign
  • CEL&T Training and Development
  • Trinity secondary school and sixth form Carlisle
  • Virtual School for CLA Cumbria
  • 4EDEN (Previously Eden Mencap) Penrith
  • People First Advocacy Carlisle
  • People First Advocacy Barrow
  • People First Advocacy Workington
  • Carlisle Carers Carlisle
  • NCPCC Carlisle
  • Pebbles Care
  • Radical Services
  • Partners in Care
  • Eden Schools Cluster
  • NHS Physical Health Psychology Team (CPFT)
  • Wordsworth Trust Kendal
  • TUTIS Foster care Whitehaven
  • Cumbria Constabulary
  • The Brewery Arts Centre Kendal
  • Greengate School Barrow
  • Ullswater Community College
  • Kings Church Cockermouth
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance
  • Cumbria County Council
  • Cumbria LSCB
  • Wigton Infants School
  • Cumbria CVS
  • Lakes College Workington
  • Beam Project
2019
  • Nightstop Barrow
  • Youth Zone Youth Work Services Greenock
  • Hunter Hall School Penrith
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance (1)
  • The Gilford Centre PRU Carlisle
  • Cumbria DV Champions
  • The Cottage Family Centre Kirkcaldy
  • Cumbria Virtual School Children Looked After
  • Ashfield Infants School
  • PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND North West Conference on Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma Evidence in Practice
  • The Circle Dundee
  • Trauma Informed Cumbria Stakeholder Meeting 1
  • St Herbert's School
  • Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust -  Youth Offending Officers
  •  CADAS Barrow in Furness
  • Our Lady's & Patrick's Catholic Primary School
  • Family Contact Centre Twickenham
  • ACEs Steering Group - Physical Health and Rehabilitation Psychology Cumberland Infirmary
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance (2)
  • Beckstone Primary School Workington
  • Cumbria Youth Offending Officers/Police
  • Carlton Hall Police HQ DA SA Board (3)
  • Cumbria Safeguarding Hub Penrith (1)
  • Social Work Dept. Carlisle & Eden
  • Social Work Depart. South Lakeland
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance (3)
  • Social Work Dept. Kendal
  • Early Help
  • Strengthening Families Team Cumbria
  • Safe Guarding Nurses Cumbria
  • Botcherby Family Centre
  • Cumbria Safeguarding Hub Penrith (2)
  • TYS South Cumbria
  • TYS West Cumbria
  • Cumbria Police Staff
  • Kingmoor Junior School Carlisle
  • Wetheral Village Community Centre (1)
  • The Cottage Family Centre Kirkcaldy (2)
  • Mental Health Conference Barrow
  • Action for Children, Ormsgill Children’s Centre
  • Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
  • A Wilderness Way Ltd. 
  • All Saints Primary School Cockermouth
  • Virtual School for Children Looked After and Vulnerable Children Lancashire County Council - PRESTON
  • Virtual School for Children Looked After and Vulnerable Children Lancashire County Council - BURNLEY
  • The Gilford Centre PRU Carlisle (2)
  • Northside Community Centre Workington ( Invited Teachers & Parents)  
  • Bishop James of Carlisle - Diocesan bishop of the Diocese of Carlisle and Member of the House of Lords
  • Victim Support Scotland
  • Trauma Informed Cumbria Stakeholder Meeting 2
  • Bayview Childcare Lancaster
  • Great North ACEs Conference St James Park Newcastle
  • Vickers Town Primary School Barrow
  • Experiential Play Studio Glasgow
  • Woman's Aid Glasgow
  • Barnardo's Glasgow
  • Church of Scotland Glasgow
  • Glasgow Association for Mental Health
  • LLW Repository Ltd (LLWR) Mental Health Conference Barrow  (1)
  • LLW Repository Ltd (LLWR) Mental Health Conference Barrow
  • Kingmoor Infant and Nursery School
  • Cumbria DV Champions Network
  • The Lowery Centre Manchester
  • Paediatric Team and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
  • BACCH British Association of Community Child Health Conference
  • ELCAS Intensive Support Team
  • Lancashire Hospital Education Services (LHES)
  • Wessington Primary School North East
  • The Witherslack Group (1)
  • Kendal College (2) 
  • Kendal College (3)
  • Ellenborough and Ewanrigg Infant School 
  • Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Bayview Childcare (2)
  • Delphside Primary School Skemersdale
  • Cumbria County Council SEND Teaching Support Team Carlisle
  • Elm Tree Primary School Skemersdale
  • Beckstone Primary School (2)
  • Inglewood Primary
  • Common Thread Group (1)
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance Commissioned training day
  • Gateway 4 Women
  • Trauma Informed Cumbria Stakeholder Meeting (4)
  • Secure Children’s Homes Nottingham (1)
  • Action for Children Barrow (2)
  • Experiential Play Studio Glasgow (2)
  • Sarah Martin-Denham (M.Ed, B.Ed Hons) University of Sunderland
  • Cumbria County Council SEND Teaching Support Team Carlisle
  • CPSIG Child Protection Special Interest Group
  • Police HQ Penrith Domestic and Sexual Abuse Board
  • Northumbria Police & Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner
  • Workforce Development Team - Achieving for Children Providing Children's Services for Richmond and Kingston London
  • Secure Children’s Homes Nottingham (2)
  •  NAPO - The Trade Union, Professional Association and campaigning organisation for Probation and Family Court staff.
  • ELCAS Intensive Support Team - Lancashire Hospital Education Services (LHES) 
  • Carmarthenshire County Council
  • Twechar Healthy Living and Enterprise Centre Glasgow
  • Common Thread Group Dumfries (2)
  • Our Lady & St Patrick's Catholic Primary School Maryport
  • Fostering Ltd. Manchester
  • ELLEN Teaching School Alliance
  • Netherton Infants School Maryport
  • Secure Children’s Homes Nottingham (3) 
  • Royal Borough of Windsor Children's Services
2020
  • Runcorn Bridge4learning (1)
  • Runcorn Bridge4learning (2)
  • St Werburgh's Medical Practice for the Homeless  (NHS TRUST)
  • Walney Senior School Barrow
  • Fostering Limited (2)
  • Virtual School for Children Looked After - Lancashire County Council
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance (2)
  • Cardiff University (1)
  • Genus Care
  • D&G Housing Support Provider Forum Housing Support Communities Directorate.
  • Community Safety Team Mansfield District Council
  • Secure Children’s Homes Nottingham (3)
  • Knowsley County Council (Violence Reduction Units)
  • Public Health Institute World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention Faculty of Health. Liverpool John Moores University
  • All Hallows School
  • Lancashire Women Blackpool
  • ynotaspire.org.uk
  • Justice.Gov
  • Sir John Thursby Community College
Pending engagements/collaborations:

2020

The following engagements have been postponed due to COVID-19 Crisis. Our training has currently been transferred to:

http://acestraining.online

  • Secure Children’s Homes Nottingham (4) 
  • Bookwell Primary Egremont
  • CAIA Park Centre Wrexham
  • Kirkgate Centre Bradford
  • The Lantern Project Wirral
  • CAIA Park Centre  North Wales
  • Shares Lancashire Ltd (Skelmersdale Schools Cluster)
  • Cumbria primary Teachers Association (Kendal)
  • Cumbria Primary Teachers Association (Wigton)
  • South Cumbria Pupil Referral Unit
  • The Cottage Family Centre Kircaldy (3)
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance (3) 
  • 4EDEN Penrith
  • Wings School (1)
  • Wings SCHOOL (2)
  • People First Carlisle
  • Cardiff University (2)
  • People First Workington
  • People First Barrow
  • Healthwatch Lancashire
  • Cardiff Metropolitan University
ACEs Students enjoying a training day

Our Working with ACEs accredited training offers a 3 Year Level 2 OCN CPD certification. This one-day course is UNIQUE and only available through licenced OCN trainers here at College of Life. The training is available throughout the UK. Bespoke in-house quotations available upon request.

FREE  ACEs and Resilience related presentations, organised through our Volunteer group known as CUMBRIA RESILIENCE PROJECT, offer an opportunity to request a 2 hour CPD certificate of attendance (For the ACEs personal testimony presentation section) through one of our strategic partners.  £10 admin fee payable to CEL&T. 

We respectfully ask for donations from the screening hosts towards the volunteer groups ongoing costs. This is often Schools, Colleges, Universities, Village Halls, other Groups and Charities. We also partner with NHS, Police and Care service providers to offer free ACEs presentations to local communities.

*The ACEs and Resilience related films are screened FREE through the volunteer group known as THE CUMBRIA RESILIENCE PROJECT.

'Working with ACEs' is a registered Training Course Title - Copyright 2018, 2019, 2020 College of Life .

College of Life does not dispense medical advice or prescribe the use of any technique or therapy as a replacement form of treatment for physical, mental or medical problems prescribed or advised by a doctor either directly or indirectly. College of Life’s intention is to offer a variety of information and tools to help students in their quest for ACEs knowledge, personal growth, emotional and physical well-being. Opinions expressed by the tutors in our courses are based on personal research, published research, and lived experience. The courses are offered as a catalyst to further study and for students to formulate their own opinions and conclusions.

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