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12 November 2015
Young people who attend the Chorleywood Film Project run by Youth Connexions have made and produced a film about bullying. This will contribute their views to national Anti-Bullying week, which takes place 16th - 20th November and has as a theme ‘Make a Noise about bullying’.
11 November 2015
For a whole variety of reasons! Rhiannon, Georgina and Allexandra give their views...
09 November 2015
Young people in Watford were inspired last week by the visits of youth workers to three different schools in the Borough to promote their work during National Youth Work week.
06 November 2015
The 2015 Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Young People’s Awards ceremony took place on Wednesday 4 November at County Hall, Hertford in the presence of the Deputy Executive Member for Children’s Services, County Councillor Maxine Crawley and the Deputy Director for Children’s Services, Education, Andrew Simmons OBE.
05 November 2015
Young people from Watford and Three Rivers who took part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme at half term found inspiration in writing their reflective diaries
02 November 2015
Members of Herts1125 Who not What (WnW), the young LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and questioning) strategic group for the county, have been volunteering their time to work with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions to develop a new website offering support and guidance to their peers.
30 October 2015
National Youth Work Week (2-8 November) celebrates the value of Youth Engagement
30 October 2015
Youth Connexions was joined last week by Jamie and Clayton, two Year 11 students from Highfield School, Letchworth, for a work experience placement.
29 October 2015
The beginning of October saw the launch of a new project at YouthZone – the newly revamped South Oxhey Youth Centre. Aimed at young people in care, young parents, carers and friends, the project is already proving to be a success.
19 October 2015
September saw the last of over 80 young people complete a 12-week music based course which enhanced their appreciation of the arts and not just their musical abilities. The programme helped developed skills such as communication and team work.