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Young People from South Oxhey Climb to New Heights!

22 March 2016

Eighteen young people from South Oxhey have been enjoying the challenge of learning to climb, thanks to Youth Connexions and a grant from ‘Sportivate’.

Young people from Watford and Three Rivers raise over £1000 for young boy’s cancer fund

22 March 2016

A group of young people, who recently took part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme run by Youth Connexions, raised over £1,100 on Saturday evening for a young boy’s cancer treatment.

‘Get in – Go far’ - Apprenticeship Fair at YouthPoint

22 March 2016

Young people in Watford and Three Rivers had a great opportunity to visit an Apprenticeship Fair at YouthPoint on Friday 18th March, co-ordinated by Youth Connexions together with Jobcentre Plus and West Herts College, to tie in with National Apprenticeship Week.

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.)

Extended work experience helps businesses and young people

18 March 2016

Youth Connexions is looking for employers who would like to get involved in offering extended work experience placements to students at Hertfordshire schools.

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.....

Students in East Herts schools get a taste of careers opportunities

08 March 2016

The Youth Connexions team in East Herts is demonstrating the breadth of career options available to school students by holding a series of ‘careers carousel’ events and by arranging work experience  placements.