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Youth Council members welcome overseas visitors

15 May 2019

Members of the St Albans Youth Council welcomed two members of the Worms Youth Parliament, the German town which is twinned with St Albans.

YC Hertfordshire Youth Work Projects & Young People Recognised at Broxbourne Youth Awards 2019

07 May 2019

The annual Broxbourne Youth Awards, held by Broxbourne Youth Council and supported by YC Hertfordshire and Broxbourne Borough Council, have taken place to celebrate the achievements of outstanding young people in the borough.

Simon Balle students brush up on employability skills

07 May 2019

More than 400 Year 10-13 students at Simon Balle School in Hertford met a diverse range of national and international employers at a YC Hertfordshire careers fair.

YC Hertfordshire Recognised At Families First Awards 2019

07 May 2019

YC Hertfordshire's Broxbourne, East Herts and Welwyn Hatfield teams have been recognised at the Hertfordshire Families First Awards, winning 'Services to Young People Team of the Year' for working directly with young people, providing an outstanding service to ensure the best outcomes, and making a real difference to young people’s lives.

‘Move It’ Programme Success

12 April 2019

Young people from Hertsmere who took part in the ‘Move It’ programme produced and delivered by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, have enjoyed improving their physical fitness and wellbeing - while all achieving the Duke of Edinburgh’s Sectional Awards.

Young people benefit from wellbeing care boxes

29 March 2019

More than 50 care leavers have benefitted from wellbeing boxes which promote emotional health and wellbeing, as part of this year’s Feeling Good Week.

Young people find out about jobs, training and apprenticeships

29 March 2019

Training providers in Hertfordshire were on hand to talk to young people about apprenticeships, traineeships and jobs at a recent event organised by YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service.

‘Excellence in Careers – achieving all eight benchmarks’ - YC Hertfordshire holds major event for careers professionals and employers

25 March 2019

YC Hertfordshire, part of Hertfordshire County Council, has held its annual Information Advice and Guidance Conference, attended by more than 150 delegates from Hertfordshire’s schools and colleges.

National Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Awareness Day

18 March 2019

Today (Monday 18th March) is National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day which encourages everyone to think, spot and speak out against abuse and adopt a zero tolerance to adults developing inappropriate relationships with children or children developing inappropriate relationships with other children.

Young people in Welwyn Hatfield enjoy a week of activities focused on emotional well-being

15 March 2019

Young people in Welwyn Hatfield took part in a week of activities to promote emotional well-being, with YC Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, as part of the annual Feeling Good Week.