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Ensuring that young people have their ‘eyes open’ to CSE

21 March 2016

Youth Connexions teams delivered awareness raising sessions and events in 22 schools and colleges, in our own Youth Projects and One Stop Shops, and other locations across the county during the week of CSE Awareness Day (18th March.)

Youth Health Champions programme expanding across Hertfordshire

17 March 2016

Youth Connexions Hertfordshire has been awarded funding by Health Education England to develop pupil-led Emotional Well-being Programmes in six Hertfordshire Schools.

Watford Young People Clean for the Queen

15 March 2016

Over 20 young people from across 3 Youth Connexions youth projects  in Watford were pleased to take part in Watford’s Spring Clean last week, to coincide with the national ‘Clean for the Queen’ campaign.

Youth Connexions wins Gold in young people’s engagement project

11 March 2016

Youth Connexions Hertfordshire is proud to have been awarded the highest level of recognition in the Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Challenge project.

National Citizen Service - in their own words

09 March 2016

A group of young people in East Herts took part in National Citizen Service delivered by Youth Connexions during February. This is their own write-up of how they got on.....

Young people ‘Clean for the Queen’ in Ware

02 March 2016

Young people who took part in the National Citizen Service (NCS)  run by Youth Connexions in East Herts and Broxbourne this February decided to give Ware a spring ‘Clean for the Queen’ as their social action project.

Herts Vote 2016: Young people have spoken!

29 February 2016

Youth Connexions has enabled young people across the county to take part in their annual vote for the top issues and for the representatives who will campaign for change.

Congratulations to Youth Connexions colleagues recognised as finalists and winners of Children’s Services Awards

26 February 2016

Each year, Hertfordshire County Council holds the Children’s Services Awards to honour those staff members who have shown exceptional dedication. On Thursday 25th February, the winners were announced at a ceremony in the Stevenage Development Centre.

Young people secure funds to boost Feeling Good Week projects

25 February 2016

Thanks to St Albans Youth Council, young people across the county successfully bid for funds to enhance activities this February.

Youth Health Champions held free ‘all comers’ street soccer tournament in St Albans during half term

23 February 2016

Members of St Albans Youth Council have trained to become the District’s first Royal Society for Public Health Youth Health Champions, a training offered by Youth Connexions.