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Young health champions in Tring inspired by Maasai warriors to fight for the health of their peers

19 October 2016

Ten Tring School pupils trained to become Youth Health Champions were inspired by a group of Maasai Warriors who joined them during their planning meeting last week.

Young people get on their bikes for film competition

17 October 2016

A short film called ‘Unskilful Wheels’ was produced by young people at the Hertfordshire County Council’s Youth Connexions Bushey Wheels Project.

National Work Experience Week 2016

14 October 2016

Youth Connexions support around 7,000 young people each year to take up work experience placements which gives them valuable insight into the world of work.

On your marks, get set, bake

05 October 2016

More than £120 was raised in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support by young people from Ware at the Youth Connexions Centre in Marsh Lane.

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.