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Funding keeps Roebourne PCYC Safe Space program alive

December 4, 2017 1:11 pm

The Department of Communities have committed funding to continue the Roebourne Police and Community Youth Centres (PCYC) Friday Night Safe Space program which includes the Nightfields program, delivered in collaboration with WA Football Commission and the WA Police Force. Roebourne PCYC Friday Night Safe Space will run from 6:00pm –… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC gymnasts benefit from local funding

December 4, 2017 12:18 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC gymnasts are reaping the benefits from funding of gymnastics equipment upgrade funding from the Goldfields-Esperance Development Commission Regional Grants Scheme. The project replaced old gymnastics equipment at Kalgoorlie PCYC with safe, new industry standard equipment and facilities to improve the capacity at which Kalgoorlie PCYC can offer safe,… Continue Reading

Astounding Results for Aboriginal School Based Training Program

December 3, 2017 1:17 pm

Commencing at Midland PCYC in May of this year the Aboriginal School Based Training Program has since concluded with some astounding results. 5 students from Hampton Senior High School enrolled in the Certificate I in Leadership Program which ran every Friday until the end of the year. Throughout the program… Continue Reading

WA PCYC Attends Gymnastics Competition in Singapore

November 23, 2017 2:06 pm

Some of our centres talented gymnasts were chosen to represent the WA PCYC at the Prime Gymnastics International Invitational Gymnastics Competition in Singapore this month! Gymnasts from Bunbury PCYC, Fremantle PCYC and Kensington PCYC travelled along with their coaches and families to the event which was held from 9-12th November… Continue Reading

Carnarvon PCYC Trash and Treasure Fundraiser

November 23, 2017 1:20 pm

Carnarvon PCYC held their annual ‘Trash n Treasure’ Car Boot Sale Fundraiser on Sunday 19th November. The event was well received by members of the community who attended on the day in the hope of grabbing some bargains before Christmas.  There were 22 stalls in total selling a variety of… Continue Reading

Maritime Union donation helps local youth in Exmouth

November 20, 2017 2:49 pm

Exmouth PCYC has received a $500 donation from the Maritime Union of Australia’s members. The MUA members all work on BHP Billiton’s Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel (FPSO) -Pyrenees Venture off the coast of Exmouth. Each time the MUA members arrive on the FPSO they make a donation and… Continue Reading

3 on 3 Basketball brings Collie community together

November 17, 2017 2:26 pm

3on3 Basketball has officially kicked off at Collie PCYC on Friday the 10th of November attracting over 100 local young people. The program is a youth-focused event encouraging active play and leadership in the community. Collie PCYC Manager Linda Gallagher said 3on3 Basketball was a great opportunity for kids to… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Receives Close to $850,000 in Safe Space Funding

November 7, 2017 11:22 am

The Federal Government has announced it will invest $843,754 to continue to deliver the Kalgoorlie PCYC Safe Space project. With the investment is part of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet’s Indigenous Advancement Strategy, the funding will support an initiative that helps at-risk youth and reducing contact with the… Continue Reading

Fremantle PCYC takes home $5000 at Impact 100 Awards Night

November 6, 2017 11:40 am

Last week Fremantle PCYC was selected as one of four incredible finalists to present a pitch in front of 160 donors and community members for the Impact 100 Fremantle grant awards held at the Old Boys School, Adelaide St Fremantle. Centre manager Julie Gorman and her team, competed for a… Continue Reading