Helen, The Complaining Cow also provides story telling services. These can be stories about customer service and complaint handling, or reading stories and also personalising them for children. As well as reading parodies for adults!
Helen also provides short personalised videos via Connect Video Messages.
Here are some examples of her storytelling:
“Living in the Brambles” by Suzi French* a small book of poems about dealing with mental health
“Ben and the Bug” by Natalie Billing Reeves* at Lollipop Lodge
A poem “Two Little Clouds”
“The Jumblies” by Edward Lear* personalised for Billy
“Father Christmas Needs a Wee” by Nicholas Allan*
Personalised for children from ten different homes.
“Father Christmas Comes up Trumps” By Nicholas Allan*
“I Need a New Bum” by Dawn McMillan*
Sections from Sammy Rambles and the Floating Circus* by J.T. Scott
Quick game to play on the children
A lesson in complaint handling
“Complaints” a poem from the book “Are you Being Served?* by Lady Janey
The Memory Tree by Britta Teckentrup*
Talking and reading about death in a way to help children understand when someone is dying/has died especially if they are unable to see them to say goodbye.
Exceeding expectations at Cards on the Table event
Get off Your Arse *by Brad Burton chapter 1
Dear Joe Wickes
The Teenager who Came To Tea* by Emlyn Rees & Josie Lloyd