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Over 150 Hertfordshire young people are recognised for their outstanding achievements

10 November 2023

Services for Young People celebrated the resilience, determination and compassion of 157 young people from across Hertfordshire at their four Young People’s Awards events during National Youth Work Week.

Hertfordshire Young People’s Health and Wellbeing Survey 2023

01 November 2023

From 6 November until 20 December, young people aged 11-19 in Hertfordshire can have their voices heard by taking part in the annual Young People’s Health and Wellbeing Survey. The results will be used to help plan future services which meet the needs of the young people of Hertfordshire.

New ‘Access to All’ programme promotes STEM careers in Stevenage

31 October 2023

Services for Young People has partnered with Mission 44 to launch the ‘Access to All’ programme, aiming to inspire more young people in Stevenage to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

Explore More+ programme to raise aspirations of young people across Hertfordshire

02 October 2023

The new Services for Young People Explore More+ careers education programme is to be delivered in schools across the county following the success of the pilot programme in Stevenage.

Work experience placement begins a life-changing journey

29 September 2023

Services for young People helps a Hertfordshire business develop its workforce and enables a young person to secure their ideal apprenticeship. 

Duke of Edinburgh's Award celebration events

28 September 2023

This September, Services for Young People hosted celebratory events across the county to recognise the achievements of young people who successfully completed their Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards

More than 500 young people benefit from our summer holiday activity programmes

08 September 2023

Positive feedback about Services for Young People’s holiday activity programmes highlights their impact on young people's confidence, health and wellbeing.

Sexual Health Week 2023

07 September 2023

This Sexual Health Week we are raising awareness of the sexual health support available at our young people's centres.

Getting your A-level or GCSE results? Services for Young People is here to help!

18 July 2023

Young people who are getting their A-level and GCSE results this summer can get support from Services for Young People as they decide on their next steps.

Services for Young People consultation – have your say on our future priorities

17 July 2023

We are looking at ways to redesign some of the services we offer to young people in Hertfordshire. We want to hear from young people, parents/carers, professionals and other stakeholders about what is most important to them.

Goffs Academy win £500 voucher in Services for Young People prize draw

12 April 2022

Following the Young People’s Survey 2021, Services for Young People has announced Goffs Academy in Cheshunt have won the prize draw for a £500 voucher to use for school resources.

Holiday Activity Programmes, Easter 2022

24 March 2022

Services for Young People will be running free Easter holiday activities during the first week of the school holidays as part of Hertfordshire Holiday Activity Programme.

Services for Young People Hospital Youth Work Projects

11 February 2022

Our Hospital Youth Work Projects have now engaged with more than 1,000 young people across Hertfordshire.

Services for Young People praised for its careers guidance and employment support

30 November 2021

Services for Young People delivers a high standard of information advice and guidance and is focused on ensuring its young people are able to fulfil their potential, according to a recent assessment carried out on behalf of the Department for Education.

Hertfordshire Young People’s Awards 2021

09 November 2021

More than 70 young people from across Hertfordshire were recognised for their outstanding achievements at the Hertfordshire County Council Services for Young People Awards, which took place in events across the county during National Youth Work Week (1st to 7th November).