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Young people congratulated for their hard work and success at YC Hertfordshire Young People's Awards

07 November 2019

88 young people from across Hertfordshire were recognised for their outstanding achievements at Hertfordshire County Council’s YC Hertfordshire Young People’s Awards ceremony at County Hall in Hertford on Wednesday 6th November.

Young people demonstrate their community spirit during their summer holidays with YC Hertfordshire

30 August 2019

580 young people from across the St Albans, Hertsmere and Dacorum took part in National Citizen Service (NCS) programmes with YC Hertfordshire this summer.

Summer programme gives young people alternative life choices

27 August 2019

90 young people from across Hertfordshire have taken part in a full-time two-week summer programme aimed at equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to make positive life choices.

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

13 August 2019

Young people awaiting their GCSE results in Hertfordshire can rest assured that they have plenty of future options available to them – whether that’s in education, training, an apprenticeship or employment.

Young people find out about jobs, training and apprenticeships

29 March 2019

Training providers in Hertfordshire were on hand to talk to young people about apprenticeships, traineeships and jobs at a recent event organised by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

National Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Awareness Day

18 March 2019

Today (Monday 18th March) is National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day which encourages everyone to think, spot and speak out against abuse and adopt a zero tolerance to adults developing inappropriate relationships with children or children developing inappropriate relationships with other children.

YC Hertfordshire’s Careers Event Supports Cheshunt Young People to Plan Their Future Career Paths

25 February 2019

More than 230 Year 10 students at Goffs Academy in Cheshunt had the opportunity to meet with 30 national and local companies from a diverse range of industry sectors as part of a careers event organised by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

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.

Stevenage Youth Council Conference

03 January 2019

22 young people from three secondary schools in Stevenage attended the annual Youth Council Conference – organised by Stevenage Borough Council and YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

St Albans Mental Health Conference

16 November 2018

Tickets are still available for the St Albans Mental Health Conference, organise by YC Hertfordshire in partnership with Sandringham School in St Albans and mental health charity The OLLIE Foundation