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Young people dive in to lifeguarding programme in South Oxhey

16 February 2017

Young people in South Oxhey learned vital lifesaving skills thanks to a life-guarding programme organised by Youth Connexions Hertfordshire as part of one of the regular youth projects.

Youth project gets new home at Westmill Community Centre

16 February 2017

A youth project in Hitchin has moved into its new home at the recently opened Westmill Community Centre.

Youth Health Champions ‘Spread the Love’ as they promote emotional health and wellbeing

15 February 2017

Youth Health Champions will take to the streets of St Albans this weekend as part of their ‘Spread the Love’ campaign to promote mental health and wellbeing in the community.

Lights, camera, action for young film makers in Watford

13 February 2017

Young film makers who attend the Watford Film Project at Youth Connexions Hertfordshire’s YouthPoint Centre for Young People attended a festival at Watford Palace Theatre last month.

Local employers set to inspire young people through new mentoring scheme

09 February 2017

Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions is set to launch a mentoring programme to help inspire young people by teaming them up with local business people.

North Herts team helps Royston young person to begin his journey on the Pathway to Success

09 February 2017

A young person from Royston has begun a job with local engineering manufacturer thanks to Youth Connexions Hertfordshire’s Pathway to Success scheme.

The Hyde youth project opens its doors to young people in Shephall

25 January 2017

A new project which opened its doors to young people this weekend in Shephall, Stevenage will give Young People the opportunity to participate in a multitude of activities and programmes ranging from; creative arts, music and media production, maintaining healthy relationships, sexual health and careers information and guidance.

Youth Mayor election process gets underway in Stevenage

25 January 2017

Young people from across Stevenage met last week for an information evening about the election of the next Youth Mayor. This signalled the start of the Youth Mayor election process to decide on who takes over the position from the current Stevenage Youth Mayor Emma Chapman.

Young people in St Albans raise money for local projects promoting mental health as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

19 December 2016

Young people from the  across St Albans raised £185 for the counselling charity Youth Talk and OLLIE (One Life Lost Is Enough), a charity which raises awareness in schools about suicide prevention, as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Year 9 pupils get a taste of the world of work at Marriotts Careers Day with Youth Connexions

14 December 2016

Year 9 pupils at Marriotts School in Stevenage gained a colourful and first class insight to the world of work at their annual careers fair, which second year running offers young people careers guidance and a range of services from local employers, providers and Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.