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Feedback affirms that young people value Youth Connexions advice and guidance

04 April 2016

Youth Connexions carries out regular surveys to gain feedback from young people about the services they receive. The most recent study asked 1,000 young people who received independent and impartial advice or guidance to rate their experience.

Young people express themselves in a multitude of colour and sound

30 March 2016

During March, Youth Connexions has been hosting exciting workshops exploring light and sound at the ‘Megamix’ project in Bowes Lyon Centre, Stevenage.

Young People from South Oxhey Climb to New Heights!

22 March 2016

Eighteen young people from South Oxhey have been enjoying the challenge of learning to climb, thanks to Youth Connexions and a grant from ‘Sportivate’.

Young people from Watford and Three Rivers raise over £1000 for young boy’s cancer fund

22 March 2016

A group of young people, who recently took part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme run by Youth Connexions, raised over £1,100 on Saturday evening for a young boy’s cancer treatment.

‘Get in – Go far’ - Apprenticeship Fair at YouthPoint

22 March 2016

Young people in Watford and Three Rivers had a great opportunity to visit an Apprenticeship Fair at YouthPoint on Friday 18th March, co-ordinated by Youth Connexions together with Jobcentre Plus and West Herts College, to tie in with National Apprenticeship Week.

Extended work experience helps businesses and young people

18 March 2016

Youth Connexions is looking for employers who would like to get involved in offering extended work experience placements to students at Hertfordshire schools.

Youth Health Champions programme expanding across Hertfordshire

17 March 2016

Youth Connexions Hertfordshire has been awarded funding by Health Education England to develop pupil-led Emotional Well-being Programmes in six Hertfordshire Schools.

Watford Young People Clean for the Queen

15 March 2016

Over 20 young people from across 3 Youth Connexions youth projects  in Watford were pleased to take part in Watford’s Spring Clean last week, to coincide with the national ‘Clean for the Queen’ campaign.

National Citizen Service - in their own words

09 March 2016

A group of young people in East Herts took part in National Citizen Service delivered by Youth Connexions during February. This is their own write-up of how they got on.....

Students in East Herts schools get a taste of careers opportunities

08 March 2016

The Youth Connexions team in East Herts is demonstrating the breadth of career options available to school students by holding a series of ‘careers carousel’ events and by arranging work experience  placements.