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28 Apr

London Marathon 2019

Ehud Eliashar raised the magnificent sum of £7,068.75 for Youth Talk by taking part in this year's London Marathon.

Here is Ehud's story:

"On Christmas Day 2016 my son Alon took his life aged only 23. He did not leave a note, and we will never know...

21 Feb


Youth Talk Appoints New Chief Executive

Local charity Youth Talk which provides a confidential counselling service for young people in St Albans aged 13-25 has appointed David Barker as its new Chief Executive. The local charity was founded in 1997...

3 Dec

BBC Children in Need

We are delighted to announce that BBC Children in Need has awarded Youth Talk a 3 year grant to fund the counselling that we provide to those young people with more serious mental health issues.

14 Nov

Youth Talk's Annual Report 2018 is available here

Please click on the link below to view the report:

Youth Talk Annual Report 2018.pdf

Another successful year for Youth Talk. We are now in our 21st year and have passed our first anniversary at our new premises in Dagnall House. During the year we p...

24 Oct

Harpenden Building Society supports Youth Talk

Harpenden Building Society has agreed a three year funding support programme with the St Albans based youth counselling charity, Youth Talk.

Over three years the charity will receive twenty four thousand pounds of funding from the Harpenden Buildi...

23 Oct

£9K raised for counselling charity for young people

A cheque for £9,295.89 has been presented to Youth Talk by the former Mayor of the City and District of St Albans, Councillor Mohammad Iqbal Zia.

The former Mayor raised the money for the charity through a series of events held during his year in o...