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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.

Community volunteers help spruce up Youth Connexions Hudnall Park

03 November 2016

Green-fingered Tesco staff got stuck into tidying up the gardens at Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Hudnall Park education and activity centre - thanks to a community action day.

Young People learn spooky special effects in South Oxhey

01 November 2016

Young people and their Youth Workers from the South Oxhey area have dedicated time over the last seven weeks learning how to create special effects with the input of a theatrical make-up artist as part of Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Girls Only Youth Project.

Youth Connexions centre gets a makeover thanks to Stevenage Tesco staff

01 November 2016

The Youth Connexions Bowes Lyon Centre for Young People was given a new lease of life thanks to Tesco staff, who helped to decorate the centre as part of their Community Fortnight.

Young volunteers commended for their commitment to making a difference in Hertfordshire

31 October 2016

Young people supported by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions have been recognised for their efforts at the Hertfordshire Year of Volunteering Awards 2016.

Careers fair encourages pupil to expand their horizons

28 October 2016

Pupils at Knights Templar School in Baldock were encouraged to explore different careers options at a recent careers fair, organised in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Pupils at the Thomas Alleyne Academy in Stevenage jump onto the Careers Carousel

24 October 2016

Interview techniques, CV writing and brushing up on decision making skills were all part of a Careers Carousel session delivered by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions to pupils at the Thomas Alleyne Academy.

Could your company offer a young person a taste of the working world?

20 October 2016

Employers across Hertfordshire were encouraged to help young people get their first taste of the world of work as part of National Work Experience Week.