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Over 80 young people complete Multi-Track course – the verdict: “Amazing!”

19 October 2015

September saw the last of over 80 young people complete a 12-week music based course which enhanced their appreciation of the arts and not just their musical abilities. The programme helped developed skills such as communication and team work.

The big launch: Young people set out their priorities for 2016

19 October 2015

Supported by Youth Connexions, young people from across the county came together on Saturday 16th October at County Hall for the launch of the Hertfordshire Young People’s Manifesto 2015/16, in the presence of the Executive Member for Children’s Services, County Councillor Richard Roberts.

First Aid Training wins Councillor’s Support

15 October 2015

Twenty young people from South Oxhey are delighted to have secured support for an Emergency First Aid course, thanks to their persistence and the support of County Councillor Joan King.

Young people invited to 'make your mark'

14 October 2015

The Hertfordshire UK Youth Parliament is looking for 11-17 year olds to stand for election as Members of UK Youth Parliament

Young people say music equipment is ‘EPIC’!

01 October 2015

This summer, Youth Connexions was one of a number of partners hosting a community event designed to make young people aware of the range of opportunities open to them in Stevenage.

Training pays off at Youth Connexions Northgate Youth Project Gym

30 September 2015

Members of the gym club at Northgate Youth Centre recently took part in the third annual competition to find the ‘Strongest Member’.

Youth Connexions nominated for award by national youth work publication

18 September 2015

Children & Young People Now, the respected national news magazine for professionals working with children, young people and families, has recognised the work of Youth Connexions with the Herts1125 WhoNotWhat (WnW) group, a young person led group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and questioning (LGBT+) young people.

Youth Connexions helps Hertfordshire’s primary school students to think about the world of work

16 September 2015

Primary school children are being encouraged to think about their futures through space themed careers lessons called ‘Rocket into the Future’.

Local community in Welwyn Hatfield benefits from young people’s actions

10 August 2015

Youth Connexions has supported 51 young people from Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield and Welham Green to take part in the National Citizen Service (NCS).

Hertmere’s young people contribute over £2000 to local community

07 August 2015

Young people from the Hertsmere area have been learning new skills while giving something back to their communities during the summer holidays – and raised over £2000 for local charities