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Watford and Three Rivers Duke of Edinburgh’s Award expedition successfully completed

05 October 2016

More than 40 intrepid young adventurers from Watford and Three Rivers took part in their qualifying expedition for their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s Award with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young people inspired to succeed

29 September 2016

800 young people celebrate their Youth Connexions National Citizen Service graduation

Primary school students are Rocketing into the Future

14 September 2016

Youth Connexions primary school careers programme Rocket into the Future supports schools in ensuring their students are prepared for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of future life including secondary school.

Youth Connexions services prompt young people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities to take action

13 September 2016

Young people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities (LDD) have been surveyed about the service they received from Youth Connexions.

Young people build skills for life at Mersea Island Festival

12 September 2016

Seventeen young people who attend Youth Connexions’ Focus Youth Project took part in a four-day residential programme which brings young people together from all over South-East England.

Young people learn new skills and contribute to their local community with the National Citizen Service

12 September 2016

52 young people from Watford and surrounding areas took part in the Youth Connexions summer 2016 National Citizen Service (NCS) programme, raising over £1,400 for local charities.

Young people learn how hard work can pay off with Youth Connexions National Citizen Service

12 September 2016

84 young people from Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield and surrounding areas took part in the Youth Connexions National Citizen Service (NCS) programme this summer, raising over £500 for local charities.

Young people learn new skills and support charities with Youth Connexions' National Citizen Service

26 August 2016

The four-week programme sees young people choose worthwhile community causes, plan and budget for the projects, raise funds and carry out the work. As well as learning how to successfully complete a community project, the young people also take part in team-building exercises, which developed their communication, trust and leadership skills.

Young people from the St Albans area work hard to help others in their community and raise money for local charities

22 August 2016

Youth Connexions has supported 103 young people from the St Albans district to take part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme this summer.

National Citizen Service programme culminates in a ‘flash mob’ in Stevenage town centre

18 August 2016

Youth Connexions has supported 67 young people from Stevenage and the surrounding areas to take part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme this summer.