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Young people from St Albans and Hertsmere demonstrate their community spirit during their summer holidays with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire

10 September 2018

496 young people from St Albans and Hertsmere took part in this summer’s National Citizen Service (NCS) programme, equipping them with the vital skills and confidence needed as they approach adulthood.

More than 900 young people experienced a summer of a lifetime and helped make a difference to their local communities with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire

07 September 2018

The community-minded 16 and 17 year olds each completed a week of activities, a week-long residential stay which included skills building, followed by a social action project to benefit their local communities.

Young people from Epping and Harlow demonstrate their community spirit during their summer holidays with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire

04 September 2018

Young people from Epping and Harlow were praised for their community spirit when they were visited by a local MP during this summer’s National Citizen Service (NCS) programme.

Young people from Dacorum demonstrate their community spirit during their summer holidays with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire

03 September 2018

206 young people from Hemel Hempstead and surrounding areas are taking part in this summer’s National Citizen Service (NCS) programme, equipping them with the vital skills and confidence needed as they approach adulthood.

Young people from Welwyn Hatfield inspire their community as they transform outdoor spaces during their NCS social action project

17 August 2018

50 young people from the Welwyn Hatfield area are taking part in this summer’s National Citizen Service (NCS) programme, with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire, learning new skills and making an impact on their local community.

Young people from Broxbourne demonstrate their community spirit during their summer holidays

15 August 2018

103 young people from Broxbourne and the surrounding areas are taking part in this summer’s National Citizen Service (NCS) programme with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire.

NCS graduate wins a Diana Award for her contribution to raising awareness of mental health and bullying

02 August 2018

St Albans National Citizen Service graduate, Amy de Castillo, won a prestigious Diana Award, for her efforts in making a positive change. The 17-year-old completed NCS with Hertfordshire County Council’s youth service, YC Hertfordshire, in Summer 2017.

North Herts and Stevenage Young Parents achieve 100% pass rate in the Plus One programme

24 July 2018

Young parents from North Herts and Stevenage celebrated their successful completion of the Plus One programme run by YC Hertfordshire and were all awarded a C&G Level 1 certificate in Employability and Personal Development. This was a huge achievement as this was the first course some had attended since leaving school.

Young Parents from Watford and Three Rivers successfully complete Plus One Programme

19 July 2018

Six young people from Watford and Three Rivers successfully completed the Plus One programme which equips them with the life skills needed to help them thrive as young parents. The course was held by YC Hertfordshire at YouthZone in South Oxhey.

HRH The Earl of Wessex meets young people taking part in The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Hertfordshire

16 July 2018

HRH The Earl of Wessex, Trustee of The Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) Award, met with dozens of Hertfordshire young people taking part in the DofE Award in order to see the variety of skills developed as part of their programmes.