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The YC Hertfordshire TRACKS programme enables young people to keep themselves safe

13 August 2019

A group of 13- and 14-years olds has successfully completed the YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council's youth service, TRACKS programme in Broxbourne. The programme is specifically designed for young people to learn about the realities of gang involvement and how to keep themselves safe from exploitation.

Young people from St Albans demonstrate their community spirit during their summer holidays

09 August 2019

Creating a healthy eating recipe book for families, raising money for a local foodbank, an arts and craft day for elderly residents and environmental work were just some of the social action projects undertaken by the 70 young people from St Albans and the surrounding areas who recently completed the National Citizen Service programme with YC Hertfordshire this summer.

YC Hertfordshire Activities for Young People in East Herts this Summer

01 August 2019

Are you aged between 11 and 19 and living in Hertford, Ware, Bishop’s Stortford, Buntingford or Sawbridgeworth? Are you looking for some fun and positive activities to do this summer?

YC Hertfordshire supports the Oval Community Fair

29 July 2019

Staff from YC Hertfordshire were pleased to show their support for the community when they took part in the Oval Community Centre Summer Fair.

YC Hertfordshire young people proud to take part in Pride

11 July 2019

Young people from a YC Hertfordshire project in Watford were proud to join this year’s Pride march in London.

Young volunteer wins Pro Action Award

05 July 2019

YC Hertfordshire young volunteer Charley Dowler won the Pro-Action Young Volunteer of the Year Award for his contribution to helping other young people in times of distress.

SoSafe Award for Stevenage young person

19 June 2019

A 16-year-old from Stevenage has been given the Young Achiever Award at the SoSafe Stevenage Community Safety Partnership Awards.

Youth Workers win Public Health Awards 2019

04 June 2019

Four Youth Workers from YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, have won Excellence in Hertfordshire Public Health Awards for the significant contribution they have made to the health and well-being of young people in the county.

Youth Council members welcome overseas visitors

15 May 2019

Members of the St Albans Youth Council welcomed two members of the Worms Youth Parliament, the German town which is twinned with St Albans.

YC Hertfordshire Youth Work Projects & Young People Recognised at Broxbourne Youth Awards 2019

07 May 2019

The annual Broxbourne Youth Awards, held by Broxbourne Youth Council and supported by YC Hertfordshire and Broxbourne Borough Council, have taken place to celebrate the achievements of outstanding young people in the borough.