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YC Hertfordshire’s Employment Excellence (Travellers) Programme

29 January 2019

YC Hertfordshire has successfully secured government funding from the Careers and Enterprise Company to work with a cohort of young people from the Gypsy, Roma, Traveller (GRT) community in Hertfordshire. The 20 month contract is commencing in February 2019.

Marriotts School students explore their career options

15 January 2019

Students from Marriotts School in Stevenage were given a taste of the world of work at a careers day, organised by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

Pioneering Empathy Project nominated for prestigious award

09 November 2018

A pioneering scheme set up by Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire, was named as a runner up at this year’s Helpforce Champion - National awards for Volunteers in Healthcare at today’s (8th November) award ceremony in London.

Getting your A-level or GCSE results? YC Hertfordshire is here to help.

13 August 2018

Whatever results you get, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire is on hand to help you navigate the choices available, whether that’s in education, training or employment.

YC Hertfordshire Access Points

05 July 2018

One of the ways young people can access YC Hertfordshire is through its Access Points (previously called One Stop Shops).

YC Hertfordshire Employment Project in Watford - Newly employed sports coach, Elliot, thanks YC Hertfordshire in Watford for his success!

25 May 2018

Elliot, 17, from Watford is one of the successful participants who recently completed the Pathways to Success programme designed to help young people gain work experience and achieve their career ambitions.

‘Embedding Careers – Inspiring All’ - YC Hertfordshire holds major event for careers education professionals

20 March 2018

On Wednesday 14 March 2018 Hertfordshire County Council YC Hertfordshire held its annual Information Advice and Guidance Conference. The event was attended by delegates from Hertfordshire’s schools and colleges. This year’s theme was ‘Embedding Careers – Inspiring All’.

YC Hertfordshire championing young people’s health and wellbeing

01 March 2018

Young people from Hertfordshire who have been trained to disseminate key health messages to their peers have been spreading their messages even further.

Mentors talk about their experiences of supporting young people in Hertfordshire in 2017

27 October 2017

As a part of National Mentoring Day we’re celebrating the fantastic work of our mentors and hearing about their experiences supporting Hertfordshire young people at a key time in their lives.