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Young people joining forces to have their say

19 July 2017

Youth councils in St Albans and Harpenden are merging to create one youth council to represent young people across the whole St Albans district.

Young People from Watford enjoy DofE expeditions

12 July 2017

Young explorers from Watford took to the countryside around Berkhamsted during June and July to take part in their Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Award practice expeditions, setting off from YC Hertfordshire’s centre at Hudnall Park.

Morgans Primary School students prepare to land at secondary school

06 July 2017

Year 6 students at Morgans Primary School in Hertford took part in sessions designed to prepare them for secondary school.

Healthy relationships workshops for Hatfield students

30 June 2017

Relationships, consent and power were the focus of sessions held by YC Hertfordshire at Bishops Hatfield Girls’ School.

Plus One Programme for young parents in Watford Ends on a High

21 June 2017

Young parents across Watford and Three Rivers are celebrating the successful completion of the Plus One programme run by YC Hertfordshire this week - which has seen them take part in a 20-week course designed to help them manage the challenges of becoming new parents, as well as empowering them to progress into further education, employment or training.

Young people look forward to a summer of adventure and learning with National Citizen Service (NCS)

16 June 2017

This summer more than 900 young people aged 16 to 17 will take part in a four-week National Citizen Service (NCS) programme with YC Hertfordshire to help build resilience, learn new skills and prepare them for adulthood.

Exam stress? It’s time to talk

30 May 2017

Young people who are experiencing anxiety and stress in the run up to exams can now get the support and advice they need through a series of drop-in sessions across the county. The sessions are run by Safe Space, a service which usually offers counselling in schools, at a number of YC Hertfordshire venues.

Young people from Croxley Green take part in team building skills at Rickmansworth Fire Station

12 May 2017

Hertfordshire firefighters led a group of ten young people from YC Hertfordshire’s Croxley Green Youth Project in interactive sessions designed to boost communication skills and teamwork among young people.

Helping parents in North Herts explore new career opportunities

04 May 2017

A pilot project designed between Family Services Commissioning team and YC Hertfordshire to help parents get back into work is already proving a success in North Herts.

Navigate your Future workshops are helping young people prepare for the world of work

25 April 2017

Navigate your Future, a package of pick and mix workshops for key stage 3, is inspiring students to think about their journey into the world of work.