When major things happen in your life like getting married, having a baby, losing a job or moving house you often need a helping hand. We have set up these pages to help you locate information you need at these times, and other key stages in life - web pages for young people and people over fifty for instance. 

In addition, the central government website www.direct.gov.uk has a host of information on useful topics.

In this section

house wrapped up with bow Moving home

Tips to help your house move go smoothly

Community safety partnership logo Crimes and times of trouble

Crimes and times of trouble

wedding rings Getting Married

Here you will find a number of links to information to assist with getting married

broken heart Getting a divorce

Please visit GOV.UK or the Citizens Advice for further information

newborn Registering a birth

Registering a birth

cemetery Death and bereavement

This section provides links to help with the practical and emotional issues of death and bereavement.

Grandfather and granddaughter Support for older and younger people

Information and how to get involved in decisions

starting a business Starting up a business

HM Revenue & Customs’ interactive Tax Widget gives quick, easy-to-use advice on everything you need to know about tax when starting your own business.

science class Starting school

Starting school is a big step for children and parents alike. These pages provide specific links to the education service in Hertfordshire

Your career signpost Work and Jobs

Careers advice and links to jobs in the Council