YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Young People's Centre

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The YC Hertfordshire Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre is for young people aged 13 to 17. There is a wide variety of things to do - from sports, cooking and making music in our music studio, to careers guidance, healthy relationships support, sexual health advice and much more! There are YC Hertfordshire youth workers who can offer support, a friendly chat or help with getting an idea you have off the ground. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.

There are regular activities at the Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre, but we also organise with young people many other things to do. Pop in and check out what's going on!


7pm–9pm: Young People’s Forum

For young people aged 13-17 who want to get involved in their community. You will get the chance to express your ideas, opinions and needs to decision makers including council staff and community organisations. This is your chance to get your voice heard so get involved!


7pm–9pm: Northgate Emotional Well-being Project

For 13-17 year-olds who need support with emotional well-being. If you want to feel happier and more confident in life, come along to this YC Hertfordshire emotional wellbeing project! The activities are run by supportive YC Hertfordshire youth workers and, along with discussions on a variety of subjects, will help you increase your self-esteem, assertiveness and confidence.


4.30pm–6.30pm: Independent Living Skills Project

For young people aged 13-17 in care or care leavers. At this project you'll learn essential life skills, such as cooking, DIY and managing your money, which will help you to live more independently.


2pm-5pm: Bishop’s Stortford Access Point

For 13-19 year-olds and up to 24 for young people with learning disabilities and those leaving care. At the Bishop’s Stortford Access Point you can get information, advice and guidance on a wide range of subjects, from finding a job to sexual health. You can also get free condoms and free chlamydia and pregnancy testing.

7.30pm–9.30pm: M&M Project

For young people aged 13-17 with mild to moderate learning disabilities.


7.30pm-9.30pm: Northgate Friday Night Project

For all young people aged 13-17. Do you find yourself at a loose end on a Friday evening? Come along, get involved and meet new friends!

Come along, socialise and enjoy the fun at the Bishop’s Stortford Young People’s Centre!


Venue: YC Hertfordshire Bishop's Stortford Young People’s Centre, 14 Northgate End, Bishop's Stortford CM23 2EU

Age Range: 13-17

Cost: FREE

Timing and Repeats:
See above for the days and times. Open during school holidays.

Booking Info: Drop-in / no booking needed

Organisation: YC Hertfordshire East Herts Team, tel: 01992 588220, email: yc.eastherts@hertfordshire.gov.uk, website: click here...

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