Member benefits

All Sex Education Forum members benefit from:

  • Our SRE news Bulletin in term-time (4 editions per term) with the latest resources from across the sector, news, research, policy and legislation
  • E-magazine The Sex Educational Supplement (2 per year) looking in depth, theme by theme, at teaching SRE across all Key Stages - plus all back issues!
  • Access to a web-portal with our latest SRE resources and briefings
  • Invitations to join exclusive on-line and face-to-face networking events and access to an archive of past discussions
  • 20% discount on Sex Education Forum and NCB publications

These benefits are included in network+ membership, which is ideal for schools.

If you want to get more involved with policy and campaigns, and you have services to promote to others in the sector you will benefit from applying for core membership. Core members also benefit from:

  • Free ticket (for one rep per member) for our two annual SRE events in London 
  • Voting rights and the opportunity to stand for the Advisory Group
  • Involvement in our policy work (and listed on our policy statements)
  • Clear listing on the Sex Education Forum web-site including description, web-link, logo and email address (optional)
  • Advertising your events and training on our web-site and in our email Bulletin
  • Quotes can be requested to support your press releases
  • Use of Sex Education Forum logo on your web-site to advertise your membership

Our members tell us:

"I find the information the bulletin contains so interesting and useful that I've started to look forward to each new edition!"
Wendy Simpson, Higher Level Teaching Assistant, Goose Green Primary School.

"SEF gives me access to unbiased accurate up-to-date information on often very sensitive subject areas - which I can then use with confidence."

Kath Broomhead, Development Worker, Parent to Parent.

"The bulletin provides so many useful links to a range of up to date related articles, websites resources etc. all in one place. I'd never have the time to go through and trawl for all this."

Chris Clarke, Teenage Pregnancy Lead, Southend-on-Sea. 


How to join

Network+ membership is ideal for schools. It is suitable for all SRE professionals such as teachers, school nurses, youth workers, advisors and researchers. Complete this short application form and email to

Core membership is designed for individuals and organisations wanting to get involved with policy as well as practice and for those who promote their services to others. Our core members include national, local and international organisations. If you are interested in core membership please also contact the Coordinator by emailing to request our terms of reference. You can then make your application on-line.   

We ask all our members to look at the Sex Education Forum Principles and Values statement before joining.

Prices and payment information


Annual price

Three-year offer

Network+ membership
(School or individual)

£37.50+VAT (£45 inclusive)

£99.00+VAT (£118.80 inclusive)

Core membership for individuals and small organisations

£135+VAT (£162 inclusive)

£356+VAT (£427.20 inclusive)

Core membership for medium and large organisations

£220+VAT (=£264 inclusive)

£580.80+VAT (£697 inclusive)


Please complete the network+ or core membership application in the first instance and then purchase membership online via the NCB web-shop.

Discounts are available for bulk purchase of network+ membership. This may be of interest to school clusters and local authorities. Please contact us for further details

If you are unsure what type of membership will suit you best please email us or call 0207 843 6000 and ask to speak to the Sex Education Forum Coordinator.