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Local employers set to inspire young people through new mentoring scheme

09 February 2017

Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions is set to launch a mentoring programme to help inspire young people by teaming them up with local business people.

North Herts team helps Royston young person to begin his journey on the Pathway to Success

09 February 2017

A young person from Royston has begun a job with local engineering manufacturer thanks to Youth Connexions Hertfordshire’s Pathway to Success scheme.

Abbots Langley youth project gets a cash boost thanks to local race

30 January 2017

Young people at the Youth Connexions Abbots Langley youth project are looking forward to using new sports and cooking equipment thanks to runners who took part in the Tough Ten.

The Hyde youth project opens its doors to young people in Shephall

25 January 2017

A new project which opened its doors to young people this weekend in Shephall, Stevenage will give Young People the opportunity to participate in a multitude of activities and programmes ranging from; creative arts, music and media production, maintaining healthy relationships, sexual health and careers information and guidance.

Youth Mayor election process gets underway in Stevenage

25 January 2017

Young people from across Stevenage met last week for an information evening about the election of the next Youth Mayor. This signalled the start of the Youth Mayor election process to decide on who takes over the position from the current Stevenage Youth Mayor Emma Chapman.

Young people in St Albans raise money for local projects promoting mental health as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

19 December 2016

Young people from the  across St Albans raised £185 for the counselling charity Youth Talk and OLLIE (One Life Lost Is Enough), a charity which raises awareness in schools about suicide prevention, as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Year 9 pupils get a taste of the world of work at Marriotts Careers Day with Youth Connexions

14 December 2016

Year 9 pupils at Marriotts School in Stevenage gained a colourful and first class insight to the world of work at their annual careers fair, which second year running offers young people careers guidance and a range of services from local employers, providers and Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Youth Connexions secures funding for mentoring programme to inspire young people

14 December 2016

Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions has secured funding from the Careers and Enterprise Company to set up an employer mentoring programme for young people in Hertfordshire.

Young people in North Hertfordshire help out at local hospice charity as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

07 December 2016

Young people from the across North Hertfordshire lent a hand at the Garden House Hospice Distribution Centre as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young people in Dacorum raise money for children’s charity as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

06 December 2016

Young people from the  across Dacorum raised almost £200 for the Starfish Children’s Ward at Watford General Hospital and the Children’s Liver Disease Foundation as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.