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The HUB (Partner Services)

Service Update

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, some organisations working from The Hub have moved away from face to face contact to other methods such as telephone calls.  This currently includes:

  • Citizens Advice
  • Communities 1st
  • Community Navigator
  • St Albans District Credit Union
  • Herts Practical Parenting

Please refer to the organisations' websites or Facebook pages for details of how to contact them currently. 

The HubThe Healthy Hub

At the Civic Centre in St Albans, you’ll find lots of advice, information and guidance on offer from all these local organisations. In line with Hertfordshire County Council’s ‘Healthy Hubs’ initiative, all of our partners seek to improve the health and wellbeing of St Albans’ residents.

You can read more about the Healthy Hub project here.

Current Partners

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Citizens Advice St Albans and District

Provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.

Telephone:  03444 111 444 | 01727 811118

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Communities First

Communities 1st recruits volunteers to help voluntary and community groups deliver vital services across the District and the wider Hertfordshire community.

Telephone:  020 3559 3559

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Initial information and advice on full-time and part-time courses.

Telephone:  01727 737000

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Hertz Help

The Herts Help Community Navigation Service empowers individuals to access the different sources of help, advice and support available within the wider community to address the underlying causes that are affecting health and well-being.  

Telephone:  0300 123 4044

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Hertfordshire County Council Stop Smoking Service

Provides free, confidential and non-judgemental advice and support to everyone on stopping smoking.

To book an appointment, please call:  0800 389 3998 or 01442 435 071

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Hertfordshire Asian Women’s Association logo

Provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice and guidance to BME community in St Albans District. 

Please call 07401 079970 or 07480 934282 for enquiries and to pre-book an appointment.

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St Albans District Credit Union

Members are encouraged to save, and these savings provide funds from which loans to members are made. Free life insurance is provided on loans (subject to conditions).

Telephone:  01727 859135

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St Albans Women’s Outreach

Offers information and advice to men and women who may be struggling to make difficult relationship decisions and support them in making informed choices about their future.


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Mind in Mid Herts works with people to prevent them from developing mental health problems as well as supporting people who recover and prevent relapse.

Mind in Mid Herts can also be contacted at 11 Hatfield Road, St Albans AL1 3RR or

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 Shaw Trust

A national charity providing employment opportunities, skills development, training, and health and wellbeing services as well as promoting inclusion and independence for those with disabilities and barriers to work.



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Hertfordshire Practical Parenting Programme

Supporting parents and carers of children aged 12+ to access relevant services via volunteer advocates.

Please phone for an appointment:  01992 638000

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Age UK Hertfordshire

Age UK Hertfordshire is an independent local charity working to alleviate loneliness and isolation, tackle poverty and build resilience in the community for older people in Hertfordshire who need our help.

Telephone:  0300 345 3446

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The Living Room saves and transforms lives by providing people and their families with the opportunity to attend community-based rehabilitation treatment and support, to help them break free from the generational cycle of addiction.

Please phone for an appointment:  0300 365 0304 (local rate)

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BeeZee Bodies are a child weight management service that work with young people aged 5 to 15 years. We offer free 14-week programmes that provide a mixture of nutritional education and physical activity.

Phone:  01452 717262