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Mentors talk about their experiences of supporting young people in Hertfordshire in 2017

27 October 2017

As a part of National Mentoring Day we’re celebrating the fantastic work of our mentors and hearing about their experiences supporting Hertfordshire young people at a key time in their lives.

Morgans Primary School students prepare to land at secondary school

06 July 2017

Year 6 students at Morgans Primary School in Hertford took part in sessions designed to prepare them for secondary school.

Exam stress? It’s time to talk

30 May 2017

Young people who are experiencing anxiety and stress in the run up to exams can now get the support and advice they need through a series of drop-in sessions across the county. The sessions are run by Safe Space, a service which usually offers counselling in schools, at a number of YC Hertfordshire venues.

Helping parents in North Herts explore new career opportunities

04 May 2017

A pilot project designed between Family Services Commissioning team and YC Hertfordshire to help parents get back into work is already proving a success in North Herts.

Young people from St Albans and Dacorum put their best foot forward into London’s West End

18 April 2017

Young people from YC Hertfordshire’s St Albans and Dacorum LGBTQ projects got a taste of London’s West End after a recent trip to see the musical Kinky Boots at the Adelphi Theatre.

YC Hertfordshire promotes online safety and healthy relationships in Hertford school

29 March 2017

Students at The Sele School in Hertford were given information about staying safe online and healthy relationships during a lunchtime session held the day before National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day.

Preparing students for their future success – conference for careers education professionals

22 March 2017

More than 100 delegates attended the annual YC Hertfordshire - Information, Advice and Guidance Conference held on 15th March which aimed to empower learning providers to develop their employability and enterprise education programmes.

Year 9 pupils get a taste of the world of work at Marriotts Careers Day with Youth Connexions

14 December 2016

Year 9 pupils at Marriotts School in Stevenage gained a colourful and first class insight to the world of work at their annual careers fair, which second year running offers young people careers guidance and a range of services from local employers, providers and Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young apprentice is told “you’re hired” thanks to support from Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions

03 November 2016

A Hertfordshire employer was a very satisfied customer after Youth Connexions helped Dine Contract catering to fill an apprenticeship vacancy.

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.