Services for Young People Services for Young People Hertfordshire

HAPpy Holiday Activity Programmes, summer 2021

Services for Young People is running HAPpy Holiday Activity Programmes for young people across Hertfordshire over the 2021 school summer holidays.


HAPpy Holiday Activity Programme - Summer 2021

Services for Young People will be running an exciting programme of summer holiday activities for young people aged 12-16 during the summer 2021 school holidays. Free to young people eligible for benefits-related free school meals. 


Supporting young people's physical and mental health
The activities focus on healthy lifestyles. Young people will have the opportunity to:

  • Take part in sports, dance, physical games and team challenges
  • Meet and socialise with other young people 
  • Join our fun and informal healthy lifestyles workshops on:
    • healthy food choices and cooking
    • emotional wellbeing and resilience
    • staying safe
    • healthy relationships
    • keeping active
    • smoking, drug and alcohol awareness
    • stress and sleep awareness
  • Take part in activities such as: 
    • The Eat Well Plate - get the five food categories in the right quantities
    • Sugar Cube Quiz - researching food packaging and nutritional information to reveal hidden sugar content
    • Skipping Challengetimed fitness challenge
    • Burning the Calories - comparing the impact of different types of physical activity
    • What Emoji? - considering current emotions
    • The Fizz Scaleconsidering stress levels and the impact they have
    • STOPP - mindfulness activity
  • Get a free healthy lunch every day

 

The programmes will run for four hours a day, four days a week, for 1-4 weeks depending on location.

Young people will also find out about other services available to them in their area, including our term-time projects for young people.

Get in touch with your local team now to reserve a place at a venue near you.

Click on your district for details. 

Broxbourne

Call: 01992 588220

Text: 07860 065173

Email: sfyp.broxbourne@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Dacorum

Dacorum summer 2021 programme

Monday-Thursday, 11am-3pm

  • Week 1: 26-29 July 2021
  • Week 2: 2-5 August 2021
  • Week 3: 9-12 August 2021
  • Week 4: 16-19 August 2021

Choose from either of these two venues:

  • Hemel Hempstead Young People’s Centre, 1st Floor XC Centre, Jarman Park, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4JS
  • Bennetts End Young People’s Centre, Kimps Way, Hemel Hempstead, HP3 8EN


To reserve a place:

East Herts

Call: 01992 588220 

Text: 07860 065173

Email: sfyp.eastherts@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Hertsmere

Hertsmere programme

Monday-Thursday, 11am-3pm

  • Week 1: 26-29 July 2021
  • Week 2: 2-5 August 2021
  • Week 3: 9-12 August 2021
  • Week 4: 16-19 August 2021

Weeks 1 and 2 - please choose from either of these two venues:

  • Potters Bar Young People’s Centre, Elm Court, 363 Mutton Lane, EN6 3BP
  • Borehamwood Aberford Community Centre, Aberford Road, WD6 1PN

Weeks 3 and 4 - please choose from either of these two venues:

  • Potters Bar Young People’s Centre, Elm Court, 363 Mutton Lane, EN6 3BP
  • Borehamwood Three Ways, Arundel Drive, WD6 2ND


To book:

Call: 01442 454060

Text: 07860 065185 

Email: sfyp.hertsmere@hertfordshire.gov.uk

North Herts

Call: 01438 843340

Text: 07860 065178

Email: sfyp.northherts@hertfordshire.gov.uk

St Albans

St Albans programme

Monday-Thursday, 11am-3pm

  • Week 1: 26-29 July 2021
  • Week 2: 2-5 August 2021
  • Week 3: 9-12 August 2021
  • Week 4: 16-19 August 2021

Choose from either of these two venues:

  • Pioneer Young People’s Centre, Heathlands Drive, St Albans, AL3 5AY
  • Links Academy, 1 Hixberry Lane, St Albans, AL4 0TZ

To book:

 

Stevenage

Call: 01438 843340

Text: 07860 065178

Email: sfyp.stevenage@hertfordshire.gov.uk

 

Three Rivers

Three Rivers programme

Monday-Thursday, 12 noon-4pm

  • Week 1: 26-29 July 2021
  • Week 2: 2-5 August 2021
  • Week 3: 9-12 August 2021
  • Week 4: 16-19 August 2021


To book:

Call: 01442 454060

Text: 07860 065185

Email: sfyp.threerivers@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Watford

Watford programme

Monday-Thursday, 12-4pm

  • Week 1: 26-29 July 2021
  • Week 2: 2-5 August 2021
  • Week 3: 9-12 August 2021
  • Week 4: 16-19 August 2021

To book:

Call: 01442 454060

Text: 07860 065185

Email: sfyp.watford@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Welwyn Hatfield

Call: 01992 588220

Text: 07860 065173

Email: sfyp.welwynhatfield@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Our venues have been assessed as Covid-safe by Hertfordshire County Council. We will deliver according to government guidance applicable during the summer holidays.