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20 January 2016
More and more young people in South Oxhey are enjoying the new upgraded facilities at YouthZone. A new Tuesday night project for those in Years 8 and 9 is now attracting over 40 young people on a regular basis.
19 January 2016
A new, innovative training programme exploring mental health in young people is being delivered to secondary schools in Hertfordshire, for the first time. The Emotional Wellbeing Unit is part of the Youth Health Champions training led by Youth Connexions.Hertfordshire.
18 January 2016
Since last October, Youth Connexions has been working with Stanborough School to deliver a weekly project for young carers.
11 January 2016
An exciting new programme to inspire and prepare young people for the fast changing world of work is now being rolled out across the county. Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in partnership with Youth Connexions Hertfordshire (HCC) is delivering The Careers & Enterprise Company Programme in Hertfordshire as part of a nationwide project to forge closer relationships between schools/colleges and employers.
07 January 2016
2016 is the Silver Jubilee year for the Duke of Edinburgh Award. Youth Connexions is celebrating the 60th year of this initiative with a series of experiences from people involved in the awards. This is Maurice Wells’ story,,…
24 December 2015
Twenty young people from South Oxhey are proud to have completed a six-week course in Emergency First Aid and Basic Sign Language with Youth Connexions at the recently refurbished YouthZone.
23 December 2015
Twenty six young people took part in the autumn 2015 Stevenage National Citizen Service (NCS) programme with Youth Connexions and worked as a team to make a difference in their local community.
08 December 2015
Survey for young people - where do you get your information from?
08 December 2015
Nehal and Bethany took part in the National Citizen Service run by Youth Connexions. They then volunteered as staff on the Duke of Edinburgh expeditions with other young people. Here they have written a blog of their experiences…..
20 November 2015
Prianka and Georgina took part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) projects run by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions. Both were chosen from 80,000 national nominees to join a group of just 100 National Citizen Service Leaders, and took part in Leaders Week in London.