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Youth Connexions is helping inform thousands of young people about mental health

23 May 2016

Mental health and emotional wellbeing are a national priority, and Youth Connexions is helping ensure that Hertfordshire makes this an area of significant focus.

Young people recognise the impact of Youth Connexions youth work

20 May 2016

Over 1,200 young people who attend Youth Connexions youth projects were asked to assess their impact, and the outcomes they achieved from attending.  This is what they said… 

Youth Connexions received award for DofE success at Buckingham Palace

19 May 2016

On 16th May, Jonathan Jack, Youth Connexions Engagement Manager, attended a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) Gold Award Presentation at Buckingham Palace. Youth Connexions received a special plaque, acknowledging Hertfordshire County Council’s commitment to running the DofE since 1974.

Saturday Drugs Awareness session a big success

18 May 2016

Early May saw the delivery of a very successful drugs education workshop by youth workers from the Youth Connexions team in Watford at the Al-Lawh Academy, which provides Islamic Education to young people of Watford and the surrounding areas.

Students in Hertsmere get in the know about staying safe

13 May 2016

Youth Connexions has been delivering sessions at Dame Alice Owens School, Potters Bar, exploring how to stay safe when it comes to sex, alcohol and drugs.

Engineering company provides valuable insight to its Apprentice recruitment process

06 May 2016

Youth Connexions recently organised a visit to Optical Metrology Services, a measurement and inspection technology company based in Stansted Mountfitchet.

“It made me believe in me” said a student who took part in a careers workshop.

05 May 2016

Youth Connexions recently delivered careers workshops to Year 8 students at Edwinstree Middle School, Buntingford. Students learned about the importance of knowing, promoting and developing their own skills and qualities.

Students encouraged to become “the best they can be”

26 April 2016

Youth Connexions co-organised an inspirational talk in late April at the Sele School, Hertford, for students in Years 9 to 13.

Young people celebrate their victory!

25 April 2016

Over 60 young people celebrated their National Citizen Service graduation with Youth Connexions Hertfordshire

Ensuring ‘you’re welcome’ in Youth Connexions venues

14 April 2016

The Hemel Hempstead One Stop Shop is the latest Youth Connexions venue to receive the ‘You’re Welcome’ accreditation.