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Youth Connexions Hertfordshire youth worker wins award at the 2017 Young Carers Conference

23 February 2017

A senior Youth Connexions Hertfordshire youth worker in the Welwyn Hatfield district, won an award for Best Group Worker at the Young Carers Conference on 16 February for her work with young carers in the district.

Young people dive in to lifeguarding programme in South Oxhey

16 February 2017

Young people in South Oxhey learned vital lifesaving skills thanks to a life-guarding programme organised by Youth Connexions Hertfordshire as part of one of the regular youth projects.

Youth project gets new home at Westmill Community Centre

16 February 2017

A youth project in Hitchin has moved into its new home at the recently opened Westmill Community Centre.

Youth Health Champions ‘Spread the Love’ as they promote emotional health and wellbeing

15 February 2017

Youth Health Champions will take to the streets of St Albans this weekend as part of their ‘Spread the Love’ campaign to promote mental health and wellbeing in the community.

Lights, camera, action for young film makers in Watford

13 February 2017

Young film makers who attend the Watford Film Project at Youth Connexions Hertfordshire’s YouthPoint Centre for Young People attended a festival at Watford Palace Theatre last month.

Abbots Langley youth project gets a cash boost thanks to local race

30 January 2017

Young people at the Youth Connexions Abbots Langley youth project are looking forward to using new sports and cooking equipment thanks to runners who took part in the Tough Ten.

The Hyde youth project opens its doors to young people in Shephall

25 January 2017

A new project which opened its doors to young people this weekend in Shephall, Stevenage will give Young People the opportunity to participate in a multitude of activities and programmes ranging from; creative arts, music and media production, maintaining healthy relationships, sexual health and careers information and guidance.

Youth Mayor election process gets underway in Stevenage

25 January 2017

Young people from across Stevenage met last week for an information evening about the election of the next Youth Mayor. This signalled the start of the Youth Mayor election process to decide on who takes over the position from the current Stevenage Youth Mayor Emma Chapman.

Young people in St Albans raise money for local projects promoting mental health as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

19 December 2016

Young people from the  across St Albans raised £185 for the counselling charity Youth Talk and OLLIE (One Life Lost Is Enough), a charity which raises awareness in schools about suicide prevention, as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young people in North Hertfordshire help out at local hospice charity as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

07 December 2016

Young people from the across North Hertfordshire lent a hand at the Garden House Hospice Distribution Centre as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.