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 four weeks in all areas of Hertfordshire.

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

Broxbourne summer 2021 programme

Week 1: 26-29 July 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • Waltham Cross Young People’s Centre, Stanhope Road, EN8 8JY
  • Herts Young Mariners Base, 231 Windmill Lane, Cheshunt, EN8 9AJ

Week 2: 2-5 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • Waltham Cross Young People’s Centre, Stanhope Road, EN8 8JY
  • Herts Young Mariners Base, 231 Windmill Lane, Cheshunt, EN8 9AJ


Week 3:  9-12 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • Waltham Cross Young People’s Centre, Stanhope Road, EN8 8JY
  • Hoddesdon Young People’s Centre, Pound Close, Hoddesdon, EN11 0PE


Week 4: 
16-19 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • Waltham Cross Young People’s Centre, Stanhope Road, EN8 8JY
  • Hoddesdon Young People’s Centre, Pound Close, Hoddesdon, EN11 0PE


To book

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

East Herts summer 2021 programme

Monday-Thursday, 12noon-4pm

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


Choose from either of these two venues:

  • Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre, Northgate End, CM23 2EU
  • Ware Young People’s Centre, Marsh Lane, SG12 9QB

Week 4

  • Monday-Thursday, 12noon-4pm, 16-19 August 2021
    at Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre, Northgate End, CM23 2EU
  • Tuesday-Friday, 12noon-4pm, 17-20 August 2021
    at Ware Young People’s Centre, Marsh Lane, SG12 9QB

To book:

Call: 01992 588220 

Text: 07860 065173

Email: sfyp.eastherts@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Hertsmere

Hertsmere 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

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

North Herts summer 2021 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

Choose from either of these two venues:

  • Westmill Community Centre, John Barker Place, Hitchin SG5 2PE
  • Mrs Howard Memorial Hall, Norton Way South, Letchworth SG6 1NX

To book:

Call: 01438 843340

Text: 07860 065178

Email: sfyp.northherts@hertfordshire.gov.uk

St Albans

St Albans 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:

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

To book:

 

Stevenage

Stevenage summer 2021 programme

Monday-Thursday, 12-4pm, at the Bowes Lyon Young People’s Centre, St Georges Way, Stevenage SG1 1XY.

  • 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: 01438 843340

Text: 07860 065178

Email: sfyp.stevenage@hertfordshire.gov.uk

 

Three Rivers

Three Rivers summer 2021 programme

Week 1: 26-29 July 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • West Hyde Young People’s Centre, Old Uxbridge Road, WD3 9XL
  • Rickmansworth Waterways Trust Education Centre, 101 Church Street, WD3 1JJ

Week 2: 2-5 August 2021. Choose from either of these venues:

  • West Hyde Young People’s Centre, Old Uxbridge Road, WD3 9XL, 12 noon-4pm
  • Abbots Langley Community Centre, Manor House Grounds, WD5 0AP, 2.30-6.30pm


Week 3:  9-12 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • West Hyde Young People’s Centre, Old Uxbridge Road, WD3 9XL
  • South Oxhey Young People’s Centre, Gosforth Lane, South Oxhey, WD19 7AX


Week 4: 
16-19 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm. Choose from either of these venues:

  • West Hyde Young People’s Centre, Old Uxbridge Road, WD3 9XL
  • South Oxhey Young People’s Centre, Gosforth Lane, South Oxhey, WD19 7AX


To book:

Call: 01442 454060

Text: 07860 065185

Email: sfyp.threerivers@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Watford

Watford summer 2021 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

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

  • Watford Young People’s Centre, 206-210 Lower High Street, WD17 2EL
  • Leavesden Community Centre, Clarke Way, WD25 0BW


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

  • Watford Young People’s Centre, 206-210 Lower High Street, WD17 2EL
  • Holywell Community Centre, Chaffinch Lane, WD18 9QD


To book:

Call: 01442 454060

Text: 07860 065185

Email: sfyp.watford@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Welwyn Hatfield

Welwyn Hatfield summer 2021 programme

Week 1

  • 26, 27, 28 and 30 July 2021, 12 noon-4pm
    at Breaks Manor Young People’s Centre, Link Drive, Hatfield, AL10 8TP
  • 26-29 July 2021, 12noon-4pm
    at Welwyn Garden City Young People’s Centre, Oaklands College, AL8 6AH


Week 2

  • 2, 3, 4 and 6 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm
    at Breaks Manor Young People’s Centre, Link Drive, Hatfield, AL10 8TP
  • 2-5 August 2021, 12noon-4pm
    at Welwyn Garden City Young People’s Centre, Oaklands College, AL8 6AH


Week 3

  • 9-12 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm
    at Welwyn Garden City Young People’s Centre, Oaklands College, AL8 6AH


Week 4

  • 16, 17, 18 and 20 August 2021, 12 noon-4pm
    at Breaks Manor Young People’s Centre, Link Drive, Hatfield, AL10 8TP
  • 16-19 August 2021, 12noon-4pm
    at Welwyn Garden City Young People’s Centre, Oaklands, College, AL8 6AH


To book

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.