Children learn to keep safe from Sexual Exploitation at town centre market event

Young people learned more about keeping safe at a pop-up children’s safety event in St Mary’s Market on Saturday 18 March run by St Helens Council’s Youth Service and Catch 22 on Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Day. Catch 22 is commissioned by the council to undertake one-to-one support work with young people affected by CSE, … Read more

Young people perform at Music Service Spring Concerts

Aspiring young musicians and singers gathered at the Town Hall to display their harmonious talents to teachers and families in the annual Spring Concerts, presented by the St Helens Music Education Hub. This year’s well-attended concerts organised by the council’s Music Service brought together children from schools and music groups across the borough, who took … Read more

Swing into action at the St Helens Sports Development Golf Day

St Helens Council’s Sports Development team is inviting golf enthusiasts to swing into action at a charity golf day on Friday 26 May at Houghwood Golf Club. Now in its third year, the St Helens Sports Development Youth Sports Programme Golf Day – in partnership with the Steve Prescott Foundation – is an 18 hole, … Read more

Students spread some cheer on International Day of Happiness as Tuition Service becomes an ‘emotionally healthy’ school

Pupils from St Helens Council’s Tuition Service celebrated becoming an ‘emotionally healthy’ school on International Day of Happiness (Monday 20 March) by handing out free hula hoops – donated by Youth Sport Trust – to members of the public to help spread some cheer. St Helens Council staff, who had congregated in Victoria Square on … Read more

Youngsters help the homeless

On the back of a social action project, attendees of Grange Valley Youth Centre and St Helens Council’s Youth Service’s 818 additional needs session have collected a wide range of essentials for the town’s homeless. Several boxes containing food, toiletries, clothing, drinks and bedding were donated by the group of young people to local homeless … Read more