YC Hertfordshire Hemel Hempstead Access Point
For information about YC Hertfordshire in the Dacorum district, please:
Christmas 2018: youth projects will be closed from 24th December 2018 to 6th January 2019, inclusive, re-opening on 7th January 2019
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Bennetts End Projects
Come along to the YC Hertfordshire Youth Projects at the Bennetts End Youth Centre and unleash your creativity! YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Bridges2Beats Music Project
Bridges2Beats is a unique music project run by YC Hertfordshire which looks at the impact of how music can break down barriers between different cultures. As part of the project you'll work towards a live performance and gain a Bronze Arts Award. If you can commit to one evening a week for 14 weeks, this project could be for you! YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Dacorum Youth Council
Join the Dacorum Youth Council to have your say and make a difference! Learn how to represent yourself and other young people in your area.
Discovery Transgender Project
The YC Hertfordshire Discovery Transgender Project is open to all young people aged 13-17 who live, work or are educated in the Dacorum district and who identify as transgender, non-binary, gender fluid and/or are questioning their gender. If this is you, come and join us on the first Friday of every month, 6.30-8.30pm. It is a safe space for a social and supportive group. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Diversity Project for Young BME Women
The YC Hertfordshire Diversity Project is for young black and minority ethnic (BME) women aged 13-17 who live in the Dacorum area. The group meets every Wednesday evening at Bennetts End Young People's Centre. Come and join us and get involved in creative activities and sports and discuss issues affecting young women today.
Emotional Wellbeing Project
If you want to feel happier and more confident in life, come along to this YC Hertfordshire emotional wellbeing project at the XC every Thursday. It's for all 13-17 year olds in the Dacorum area.
Friday Night Sexual Health Project
Do you want somewhere to talk about sexual health and find out how to protect yourself? Come to the YC Hertfordshire Friday night sessions at the XC Young People's Centre. You can get free condoms with our new condom wallet scheme. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Girls Allowed Project
The YC Hertfordshire Girls Allowed project at the XC Young People's Centre is a safe place for girls to meet up and have fun. It's open to all young women aged 13-17 in the Dacorum and Hemel Hempstead area, every Tuesday, 7-9pm. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
'Happy As I Am' LGBTQ Project
The YC Hertfordshire Dacorum Team runs the 'Happy as I am' LGBTQ Project in Hemel Hempstead for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and young people and those questioning their sexuality every Thursday evening. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Hemel Hempstead Street-Based Project
If you're aged 13-17 and live in the Hemel Hempstead area come and meet YC Hertfordshire youth workers on Thursday afternoons and Friday evenings in and around Hemel Hempstead town centre and skate park. You can take part in sports and other outdoor activities, get advice and support, and have your say on local matters.
Independent Living Skills Project
The YC Hertfordshire Independent Living Skills Project in Hemel Hempstead is for young people in care or care leavers aged 13-21 who live in the Dacorum area. Come to the XC Young People's Centre and learn important skills that will help you to live more independently and build your confidence.
The YC Hertfordshire Resilience Project is an exciting project for young people who are educated at home. You can learn new skills, increase your knowledge and develop confidence. Come along to the XC every Tuesday. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Street-Based Project at Berkhamsted Skate Park
If you're aged 13-17 and live in the Berkhamsted area come and meet YC Hertfordshire youth workers on Friday evenings at the Berkhamsted Skate Park. You can skate and take part in sports and other outdoor activities, get advice and support, and have your say on local matters. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Young Parents Project
The YC Hertfordshire Young Parents Project at the Windmill Children's Centre is a fortnightly project for young mums and dads. It's an opportunity to socialise and meet other young parents. Come along every other Tuesday and get involved. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
Youth at Risk Project
The YC Hertfordshire Youth at Risk Project is for 13-17 year olds in the St Albans area who may be at risk of becoming involved in unlawful or risky behaviour. You can get involved in sports and get support to help you take steps to a safer, more positive future.