Creative Spark is a music and media project for young people with mild to moderate learning disabilities. Run by YC Hertfordshire, the project enables young people to get involved with creating and recording music and learn about photography, film-making and animation.
Located in the spectacular XC Centre at Jarman Park, the YC Hertfordshire XC Music and Media Studio offers a creative outlet to the young people of Dacorum. With a state-of-the-art recording studio, film-making and editing equipment, there's something for everyone to get involved with. YC Hertfordshire is the new name for Youth Connexions.
The YC Hertfordshire County Music and Media Studio at YouthPoint in Watford, known as 'Studio One', is a state-of-the art facility for young people. There's a professional recording studio with a music and video production suite and a green screen studio for film making and digital photography. Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned bedroom producer, if you are a young person aged between 13 and 17 years old and interested in music production, songwriting or recording, film-making or photography, this is for you!
The Phoenix Group for Deaf Children provides opportunities and activities for deaf and hearing-impaired young people aged 11-25 years. We have a youth group just for the deaf/hearing-impaired and we also integrate into other activities with hearing peers. Every month we have activities taking place across Hertfordshire and we also organise school holiday programmes.