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Services for Young People Borehamwood Access Point at Borehamwood Young People's Centre

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Situated on the first floor of 96 Shenley Road, the Services for Young People Borehamwood Access Point is open to young people who live in and around the Hertsmere district. At the Borehamwood Access Point young people can access a wide range of services. We help young people progress into education, training or to find a job or apprenticeship. We also offer confidential one-to-one support with issues such as mental health, relationships, personal safety, benefits and finances, housing and homelessness, drug and alcohol use. Young people can also access sexual health services here, including free condoms and free chlamydia testing.

Opening times

  • Tuesday: 3-6pm
  • Thursday: 3-6pm
  • Friday: 3-6pm

Our Access Points are all open for face-to-face appointments. Phone and video-call appointments are also available.

You can call, text or email to make an appointment or just drop in during the opening times. Making an appointment in advance will ensure you don’t have to wait to be seen.

The service is free and confidential for all young people.

At the Services for Young People Borehamwood Access Point you can access information, advice and support – including on the following:

  • Sexual health including:
    • free condoms through the Condom Wallet Scheme
    • free chlamydia and gonorrhoea testing
    • free pregnancy testing
  • Advice on general health and relationships
  • Education and exams, including exam pressure
  • Drugs, substance misuse and alcohol
  • Jobs and careers
  • Training and apprenticeships
  • Benefits and finance
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Youth work projects in your area
  • Improving resilience, self-esteem and confidence
  • Independent living skills

We also have PCs that you can use for research, developing CVs, searching for jobs and training and accessing other information.

The Borehamwood Young People's Centre is fully wheelchair accessible and has been certified by Hertfordshire County Council as Covid-19 Secure.

See details of our other Access Points across the county here.


Details

Venue: Borehamwood Access Point at Borehamwood Young People's Centre, 96 Shenley Road, Borehamwood WD6 1EB

Age Range: 13-19, up to 21 if you are a care leaver, up to 24 if you have a disability or learning disability

Cost: Free

Days and times:
Please see above for opening times.

Booking Info: Possible, but not necessary

Contact: Services for Young People Hertsmere Team, tel: 01442 454060, text: 07860 065185, email: sfyp.hertsmere@hertfordshire.gov.uk, website: click here...