The Welwyn Hatfield Borough Youth Council aims to makes a positive difference in our community and raise awareness about issues that matter to young people.

Get involved -Any young person aged 11-19, who lives, works or is educated in Welwyn Hatfield can join the Youth Council and take part in the weekly meetings. For more information about the youth council and how to join email or call 01707 357 168.

We work in partnership with many borough and county wide youth services to ensure young people within Welwyn Hatfield have access to the services and support they need. An important part of this is supporting the borough's Youth Council.

The Welwyn Hatfield Youth Council is made up of likeminded individuals aged 11-19 who really want to make a positive difference in our community.

With a growing need for youth services such as sport facilities, mental health services, a growing LGBTQ community and a rise in youth ASB it is vital our Youth Council are engaging with our youths within the community. The Youth Council are passionate about challenges that young people face today and raising awareness for these issues.

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Other useful services for young people:

YC Herts

Information, advice, guidance and support for young people aged 13 to 19 (up to 25 for young people with learning disabilities and 21 for those leaving care). 


High quality opportunities for children and young people to engage, participate and develop.


Develop your full potential in body, mind and spirit, YMCA offer services which include SPACE in both Hatfield and Welwyn Garden City.