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Watford Young People Clean for the Queen

15 March 2016

Over 20 young people from across 3 Youth Connexions youth projects  in Watford were pleased to take part in Watford’s Spring Clean last week, to coincide with the national ‘Clean for the Queen’ campaign.

Youth Connexions wins Gold in young people’s engagement project

11 March 2016

Youth Connexions Hertfordshire is proud to have been awarded the highest level of recognition in the Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Challenge project.

National Citizen Service - in their own words

09 March 2016

A group of young people in East Herts took part in National Citizen Service delivered by Youth Connexions during February. This is their own write-up of how they got on.....

Students in East Herts schools get a taste of careers opportunities

08 March 2016

The Youth Connexions team in East Herts is demonstrating the breadth of career options available to school students by holding a series of ‘careers carousel’ events and by arranging work experience  placements.

Francis Combe Academy students find opportunity to meet employers ‘inspiring’

04 March 2016

Over 500 students in Years 11, 12 and 13 had the opportunity to meet face to face with employers at a careers fair held at Francis Combe Academy, Watford on Thursday afternoon, 3rd March. Youth Connexions was pleased to work with the academy in planning the event and in securing the wide range of employers who attended.

Young people ‘Clean for the Queen’ in Ware

02 March 2016

Young people who took part in the National Citizen Service (NCS)  run by Youth Connexions in East Herts and Broxbourne this February decided to give Ware a spring ‘Clean for the Queen’ as their social action project.

Herts Vote 2016: Young people have spoken!

29 February 2016

Youth Connexions has enabled young people across the county to take part in their annual vote for the top issues and for the representatives who will campaign for change.

Young people secure funds to boost Feeling Good Week projects

25 February 2016

Thanks to St Albans Youth Council, young people across the county successfully bid for funds to enhance activities this February.

Youth Health Champions held free ‘all comers’ street soccer tournament in St Albans during half term

23 February 2016

Members of St Albans Youth Council have trained to become the District’s first Royal Society for Public Health Youth Health Champions, a training offered by Youth Connexions.

Students attending careers fair gave it top marks

18 February 2016

100% of students who attended a careers fair at Barnwell School in early February rated the event as ‘valuable and informative’