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Young people from Watford and Three Rivers show support for care leavers at Christmas as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

29 November 2016

Young people from Watford and Three Rivers showed their support for young care leavers who may be spending Christmas alone as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Watford County Councillors visit Youth Council during Parliament Week 2016

28 November 2016

Young people from Watford Youth Council were delighted to welcome Hertfordshire County Councillor Stephen Giles- Medhurst, Derek Scudder and Mark Watkin to their weekly meeting (on Thursday 17th November) to join them in discussions during UK Parliament Week 2016.

Young people raise more than £200 for young carers as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

25 November 2016

Young people from East Hertfordshire raised more than £200 for young carers as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young people in Broxbourne raise money for homeless charity as part of National Citizen Service (NCS)

24 November 2016

Young people from Broxbourne, Cheshunt, Hoddesdon and Waltham Cross raised £140 for the charity Herts Young Homeless as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) with Youth Connexions Hertfordshire.

Takeover Challenge 2016

23 November 2016

31 young people from Hertfordshire got a valuable insight into Hertfordshire County Council and other local public organisations thanks to the annual Takeover Challenge – a national initiative led by the Children’s Commissioner.

Youth Connexions marks the 60th anniversary of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

15 November 2016

This year marks the 60th anniversary of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and, as part of the national celebrations, Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions held a celebration to thank the centres which deliver the programme for their hard work and commitment.

Inspirational young people in Hertfordshire recognised by Youth Connexions

11 November 2016

71 inspirational young people from across Hertfordshire were recognised for their achievements during this year’s Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Young People’s Awards, which took place at County Hall in Hertford on Wednesday 9th November during National Youth Work Week.

National Youth Work Week 2016

08 November 2016

National Youth Work Week celebrates the difference that youth work can make to the lives of young people and, this year, Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions is marking the occasion with its third annual Young People’s Awards.

Young apprentice is told “you’re hired” thanks to support from Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions

03 November 2016

A Hertfordshire employer was a very satisfied customer after Youth Connexions helped Dine Contract catering to fill an apprenticeship vacancy.

Young people raise £300 for Asthma UK

03 November 2016

Social action minded young people from West Hyde were delighted to be able to hand over a cheque for £300 to Asthma UK after a summer spent fundraising for the charity.