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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.

Young people in Dacorum raise money for children’s charity as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

06 December 2016

Young people from the  across Dacorum raised almost £200 for the Starfish Children’s Ward at Watford General Hospital and the Children’s Liver Disease Foundation as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young people from Watford and Three Rivers show support for care leavers at Christmas as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

29 November 2016

Young people from Watford and Three Rivers showed their support for young care leavers who may be spending Christmas alone as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Watford County Councillors visit Youth Council during Parliament Week 2016

28 November 2016

Young people from Watford Youth Council were delighted to welcome Hertfordshire County Councillor Stephen Giles- Medhurst, Derek Scudder and Mark Watkin to their weekly meeting (on Thursday 17th November) to join them in discussions during UK Parliament Week 2016.

Young people raise more than £200 for young carers as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

25 November 2016

Young people from East Hertfordshire raised more than £200 for young carers as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young people in Broxbourne raise money for homeless charity as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

24 November 2016

Young people from Broxbourne, Cheshunt, Hoddesdon and Waltham Cross raised £140 for the charity Herts Young Homeless as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Youth Connexions Hertfordshire.

Takeover Challenge 2016

23 November 2016

31 young people from Hertfordshire got a valuable insight into Hertfordshire County Council and other local public organisations thanks to the annual Takeover Challenge – a national initiative led by the Children’s Commissioner.

Youth Connexions marks the 60th anniversary of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

15 November 2016

This year marks the 60th anniversary of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and, as part of the national celebrations, Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions held a celebration to thank the centres which deliver the programme for their hard work and commitment.

Inspirational young people in Hertfordshire recognised by Youth Connexions

11 November 2016

71 inspirational young people from across Hertfordshire were recognised for their achievements during this year’s Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Young People’s Awards, which took place at County Hall in Hertford on Wednesday 9th November during National Youth Work Week.