Support for young people during the coronavirus outbreak

YC Hertfordshire Services for Young People youth projects and all other face-to-face work is currently suspended following government rules on remaining at home in order to tackle the COVID-19 outbreak.

YC Hertfordshire Services for Young People is here to support young people and we understand that the coming months will be difficult for many.

Young people can still get information, advice, guidance and support on a range of issues, including health and wellbeing and sexual health from qualified Youth Workers and Personal Advisers. For the moment this will be via phone or email.

Please contact us by calling 0300 123 7538, or via email at or call your local team office below.

Please call: 01442 454060 if you live in:
Dacorum, which includes Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted, Tring, Markyate and Kings Langley.
St Albans, which includes Harpenden, London Colney, Colney Heath and Wheathampstead.
Three Rivers, which includes Rickmansworth, Chorleywood and Croxley Green.
Hertsmere, which includes Borehamwood, Potters Bar and Bushey.

Please call: 01992 588220 if you live in:
East Herts, which includes Hertford, Ware and Bishop's Stortford.
Broxbourne, which includes Cheshunt, Waltham Cross.
Welwyn Hatfield, which includes Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield.

Please call 01438 843340 if you live in:
North Herts, which includes Hitchin, Baldock and Letchworth.

You can contact the Head of Service at


Staying safe online

Spending a lot more time on social media and talking online? Check out our tips for staying safe online and what to do if things go wrong:

Staying safe online

Sexual health

Please click the link below to find out how you can access sexual health services at this time, including emergency contraception, pregnancy testing, STI testing and contraception.

Accessing sexual health services during the coronavirus pandemic