YC Hertfordshire Young People in Care Independent Living Skills Project at the Cheshunt Young People's Centre, Crossbrook Street, Cheshunt

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The YC Hertfordshire Independent Living Skills Project is for young people in care or care leavers aged 13-17. Come to the YC Hertfordshire Cheshunt Young People's Centre to learn valuable skills that will help build your confidence in living more independently.

Would you like to build your confidence and skills to be able to live independently? If so, this could be the programme for you!

Come along to the YC Hertfordshire Cheshunt Young People's Centre and take part in weekly workshops run by qualified and experienced YC Hertfordshire youth workers. The workshops are interactive, fun and engagingly designed to enable you to gain valuable life skills.


Independent Living Skills

YC Hertfordshire’s Independent Living Skills programme is an accredited programme that consists of seven modules:

  • home cooking skills
  • managing your money and budgeting
  • establishing healthy relationships
  • healthy living
  • managing your emotional wellbeing
  • keeping yourself safe
  • learning DIY skills

When you've completed a subject area you will receive City & Guilds qualification, which will enhance your CV.

All YC Hertfordshire youth work projects and programmes enable young people to learn new skills, increase their knowledge and develop confidence, self-esteem and resilience.

The YC Hertfordshire Cheshunt Young People's Centre is fully wheelchair accessible.


Venue: YC Hertfordshire Cheshunt Young People's Centre, 178 Crossbrook Street, Cheshunt EN8 8JY

Age Range: 13-17

Cost: Free

Timing and Repeats:
Every Thursday, 5.30-7pm
Term time only

Booking Info: Drop-in / no booking needed

Organisation: YC Hertfordshire Broxbourne Team, tel: 01992 635000, email: yc.broxbourne@hertfordshire.gov.uk, website: click here...

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