Dacorum

Online youth projects for young people in the Dacorum district, which includes Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted, Tring, Bennetts End and Kings Langley

YC Hertfordshire Services for Young People is running the following online group sessions for young people in the Dacorum district during the coronavirus outbreak.

If you are a young person and would like to join any of these groups, please call the team on 01442 454060, text 'SUPPORT' to 07860 065195 or email yc.dacorum@hertfordshire.gov.uk. We will then get in touch and invite you by sending you a link so you can easily join the sessions from your phone, tablet or laptop.

If you are a professional or parent/carer and would like to refer a young person to any of these projects please make a referral.

Bennetts End Friday Project

Every Friday, 4-6pm

Join this group to get involved in discussions about issues that may be affecting your life, such as health and wellbeing, sexual health, relationships and staying safe online.

For young people aged 13-17.

Bennetts End Monday Project

Every Monday, 4-6pm

Join this group to get involved in discussions about issues that may be affecting your life, including health and wellbeing, sexual health, relationships, staying safe online.

For young people aged 13-17.

Creative Spark Project for Young People with Learning Disabilities

Every Tuesday, 3-5pm

Join this group to get involved with sessions which focus on healthy relationships, sexual health, resilience, independent living skills and coping with tough situations.

For young people with learning disabilities aged 13-17.

Discovery Transgender Project

Every Thursday, 3-5pm

The Discovery Transgender Project is open to all young people who live in the Dacorum district who identify as transgender, non-binary, gender fluid and/or are questioning their gender. If this is you, join our online discussions around transitioning and learn about tools to deal with mental health issues, confidence and overall wellbeing.

Young trans people aged 13-17.

Healthy Relationships Project

Every Wednesday, 2-4pm

Being part of this group will help you to make informed, safe choices in your life and to have appropriate, healthy and safe relationships. We discuss current issues affecting young people, how to recognise and develop healthy relationships and keep yourself safe online.

For young people aged 13-17.

Independent Living Skills for Care Leavers

Every Wednesday, 3-5pm

Join this online group to chat with friendly and supportive YC Hertfordshire youth workers and other young care leavers in your area. You'll learn important skills that will help you to live more independently and build your confidence.

For young people in care or care leavers aged 16-21.

LGBT+ Project

Every Thursday, 3-5pm

Join this group for young LGBT+ people in the Dacorum area to discuss and get support with LGBT+ issues.

For young LGBT+ people aged 13-17.

Supporting You Emotional Wellbeing and Resilience Project for 11-14s

Every Wednesday, 3.30-5.30pm

If you live in the Dacorum area and would like some support with your emotional wellbeing or are struggling with anxiety or low mood, this project is for you! You will learn techniques to help you manage your emotional and mental wellbeing and develop skills to improve your confidence and self esteem.

For young people aged 11-14.

Supporting You Emotional Wellbeing and Resilience Project for 15-17s

Every Thursday, 3.30-5.30pm

If you live in the Dacorum area and would like some support with your emotional wellbeing or are struggling with anxiety or low mood, this project is for you! You will learn techniques to help you manage your emotional and mental wellbeing and develop skills to improve your confidence and self esteem.

For young people aged 15-17.