St Albans Team projects

YC Hertfordshire youth work projects in the St Albans district

YC Hertfordshire St Albans district leaflet

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Creative Spark Project for Young People with Learning Disabilities

Creative Spark is a project for young people with additional learning needs. Run by YC Hertfordshire, the project enables young people to build communication skills, resilience and independent living skills through a variety of activities.

Discovery Transgender Project

The YC Hertfordshire Discovery Project is open to all young people aged 13-17 who live in the St Albans District and who identify as transgender, non-binary, gender fluid and/or questioning their gender. If this is you, come and join us on the first Tuesday of every month, 7-9pm.

Friday Night Project, Harpenden

The YC Hertfordshire Friday Night Project is open to all young people aged 13-17. Harpenden Young People's Centre is a safe space for you to meet new people, develop positive relationships and try out new activities. You can also take part in workshops which develop your skills and confidence, have new experiences and find out about opportunities for young people in your area. Come along and get involved!

Happy As I Am LGBTQ Project

The YC Hertfordshire Happy As I Am project is a group for young people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or questioning their sexuality. Joining the group will allow you to meet other young LGBTQ people. Together you will plan and work towards positive choices. You'll get to take part in a wide range of activities and discussions about different subjects that you're interested in.

Independent Living Skills Project

This YC Hertfordshire’s Independent Living Skills programme is for young people in care or care leavers aged 13-21 who live in the St Albans District. Come along and use our state-of-the-art training kitchen at Harpenden Young People's Centre and learn important skills that will help you to live more independently and healthily as well as build your confidence.

Music Development Group

Want to learn about music public address (PA) systems, sound engineering or stage lighting? Want to book artists or stage manage? Want to learn about behind the scenes roles? Then come and join the YC Hertfordshire Pioneer Music Development Group! You will also have the opportunity to be fully involved in organising music events.

Pioneer Young People's Centre

YC Hertfordshire runs several different youth projects at the Pioneer Young People's Centre in St Albans. You can get involved in all kinds of regular activities as well as live music events and performances. You plan the events that you want to happen here!

St Albans and Harpenden Youth Council

The St Albans and Harpenden Youth Council aims to improve the lives of young people in the St Albans District. Do you want to make a difference? Can you rise to the challenge of representing the views of other young people in your area? Do you live in St Albans, Harpenden, Redbourn, London Colney or surrounding areas? Then the St Albans and Harpenden Youth Council is a fantastic opportunity for you to get involved!

St Albans Street-Based Youth Project

Are you aged 13-17? Do you and your friends spend time in St Albans City Centre and surrounding areas? Look out for the friendly YC Hertfordshire youth workers on Friday evenings from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. You can chat to the youth workers, get advice and support, and find out what’s happening in your area for young people.

Wheathampstead Youth Project

The YC Hertfordshire Wheathampstead Youth Project is open to all 13-17 year olds on Tuesday evenings from 7pm until 9pm. It's free so come along and take part in some of the many different activities going on.


Young Refugees Project

Are you a young refugee or unaccompanied asylum seeker aged 15-17? If so come and join this YC Hertfordshire project at Cotlandswick Leisure Centre in London Colney on Wednesday evenings.

Youth at Risk Project

This YC Hertfordshire Youth at Risk Project is for 13-17 year olds in the St Albans District who may be at risk of becoming involved in unlawful or risky behaviour. You can take part in sports and get support to help you take steps to a safer, more positive future.