East Herts Team projects

YC Hertfordshire Youth Work Projects in East Herts

YC Hertfordshire East Herts district leaflet

YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Access Point

For information about YC Hertfordshire in the East Herts district, please:


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Bishop's Stortford Young People's Centre

The YC Hertfordshire Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre is for young people aged 13 to 17. There is a wide variety of things to do - from sports, cooking and making music in our music studio, to careers guidance, healthy relationships support, sexual health advice and much more! There are YC Hertfordshire youth workers who can offer support, a friendly chat or help with getting an idea you have off the ground. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.

Bishop's Stortford Emotional Wellbeing Project

Are you aged 13-17? Do you feel you would like some support with your emotional wellbeing, confidence and self-esteem? Are you struggling with anxiety or low-mood? The YC Hertfordshire Emotional Wellbeing Project at the YC Hertfordshire Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre could be for you. Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7pm to 9pm and bring about positive changes in your life.

Bishop's Stortford Healthy Relationships Project

Want to be more confident and happier in your relationships? Worried about a relationship going wrong, being or becoming controlling or abusive? Want to find out how and where you can get support? The YC Hertfordshire Healthy Relationships Project at the Bishop's Stortford Young People's Centre can help you to make informed, safe choices and to have appropriate, healthy and safe relationships. It is specially designed to enable young women to recognise and develop healthy relationships and keep themselves safe from exploitation.

Bishop’s Stortford Independent Living Skills Project

The YC Hertfordshire Independent Living Skills programme is for young people in care aged 13-16 or care leavers aged 17-21. Come to the YC Hertfordshire Bishop’s Stortford Young People's Centre to learn valuable skills that will help build your confidence in living more independently.

Bishop's Stortford Young People's Forum

The YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Young People's Forum is for young people aged 11-17 in the East Herts area who want to make a difference in their community. You will get the chance to express your ideas, opinions and needs to decision makers, including council staff and community organisations. This is your chance to get your voice heard so please come along and get involved!

Gendered Intelligence Project

YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Gendered Intelligence Project is open to all young people who live, work, or are educated in East Herts and who identify as transgender, non-binary, gender fluid and/or questioning their gender. It is run by YC Hertfordshire to provide a safe space for a social and supportive group. The Bishop's Stortford group meets fortnightly on Wednesdays.

Buntingford Project

The YC Hertfordshire Buntingford Youth Project is for young people aged 13 to 17 and takes place on Friday evenings from 6pm to 8pm at the Buntingford Youth Centre on Baldock Road. Come along and take part in a wide range of activities or just chill out with your friends. For full and up-to-date details of what we're up to, check out the youth centre door. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.

Buntingford Young Men’s Project

The YC Hertfordshire Buntingford Young Men’s Project meets every Wednesday evening at Buntingford Young People’s Centre. It’s for young men aged 13-17 who live in Buntingford.

 

Friday Night Project

The YC Hertfordshire Friday Night Project at the Bishop's Stortford Young People’s Centre is for young people aged 13-17 who live in the East Herts district of Hertfordshire.

Hertford and Ware Young People’s Forum

The Hertford and Ware Young People’s Forum is for young people aged 11-17 living in and around Hertford and Ware who want to make a difference in their community. You will get the chance to express your ideas, opinions and solutions to decision makers, including council staff and community organisations. This is your chance to get your voice heard and make a difference, so come and get involved!

Hertford Independent Living Skills Project

This YC Hertfordshire Independent Living Skills Programme is for young people aged 16-21 who have left home and are homeless. Come to Rose Court Hostel in Hertford to learn valuable skills that will help you to build your confidence and live more independently.

Hertford Project

If you are aged 13-17 come and get involved in this project at the Zoo Cafe on Ware Road in Hertford every Tuesday and Friday evening. It is a safe space where you can meet new people, develop positive relationships and try out new activities. You can also participate in workshops which develop your skills, knowledge and confidence, and find out about opportunities for your future.

M&M Project for Young People with Learning Disabilities

The YC Hertfordshire M&M Project is for young people aged 13-17 with mild to moderate learning disabilities. It's a safe place where you can make friends, learn new skills, relax and have fun! We meet every Thursday evening 7.30-9.30pm.

Sawbridgeworth Project

The YC Hertfordshire Sawbridgeworth Youth Project is for young people aged 13-17 every Thursday evening. There are loads of activities for you to get involved with including lots of different sports, arts and music, specialist projects, issue-based work, competitions, trips and opportunities for learning. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.

Street-Based Project, Thorley, Bishop's Stortford

Are you aged 13-17? Do you and your friends spend time in the Thorley area of Bishop’s Stortford? Look out for the YC Hertfordshire youth workers on Friday evenings from 5pm to 7pm. You can chat to the youth workers, get advice and support, and find out what’s happening in your area for young people. You'll also have the opportunity to have your say on local matters that affect you as well as organise activities you and your friends will enjoy.

'Supporting You' Emotional Wellbeing and Resilience Project

If you live in the East Herts area and would like some support with your emotional wellbeing or are struggling with anxiety or low mood, the YC Hertfordshire 'Supporting You' Project at Ware Young People’s Centre on Marsh Lane in Ware could be for you.

Ware Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) is a real adventure from beginning to end. It doesn’t matter who you are, or where you are from, you just need to be aged between 13 and 17 (up to 24 for young people with additional needs), and ready to jump into the best time of your life! The Ware DofE sessions are for young people in the East Herts area and are held once every three weeks on Fridays 6-8pm at the Ware Young People’s Centre (see below for dates).

Ware Emotional Wellbeing Project

If you are aged 13-17 and feel you would like support with developing your emotional wellbeing, confidence and self-esteem, or are struggling with anxiety or low mood, the YC Hertfordshire Emotional Wellbeing Project at Ware Young People's Centre could be for you. Join us on Wednesday evenings from 5.30pm to 7.30pm and bring about positive changes in your life.

Young Parents and Parents To Be

Are you pregnant or a new parent? Are you aged 14-21? If so the YC Hertfordshire Plus One programme for young mums and dads is for you! For young parents and parents-to-be in the East Herts area, this programme is completely free, will help you manage the challenges of being a parent, support you with developing valuable skills and qualities for planning your future, and also being the best possible parent you can be.