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2017 International Youth Conference

May 31, 2017 1:19 pm

The International Youth Development Conference will be hosted for the first time by Fiji Blue Light at the Pearl Resort from the 18th to the 21st of October 2017. This multi-cultural conference brings together an extensive group of youth development providers and international police services to share programs, ideas, knowledge… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC Drummers In Harmony

March 23, 2017 9:56 am

  On Tuesday 21 March 2017, youth from Collie PCYC’s Safe Sanctuary program put on a drumming performance at the Shire of Collie Harmony Day event at Central Park. Collie PCYC Centre Manager Linda Gallagher said that the participants did a fantastic job and enjoyed themselves immensely. “The youth did an… Continue Reading

North West WA gets truckload of fun

March 17, 2017 10:02 am

The North West of Western Australia will now benefit from a new initiative by WA PCYC. Servicing towns between Carnarvon and Broome (and beyond), the WA PCYC mobile Fun Truck is packed full of fun activities and equipment, including sumo suits, mini tennis, mini soccer, a basketball hoop and much… Continue Reading

Girls Safe Space program receives much-needed funding

March 7, 2017 3:09 pm

Exmouth PCYC has again received a donation of $1500 from the Exmouth IGA for its Girls Safe Space program. Exmouth PCYC Centre Manager Lauren Rampling said that this was the second year Exmouth IGA proprietor Jocelyn Lee had donated the amount. “Our Girls Safe Space program relies heavily on donations… Continue Reading

Gosnells PCYC funding promise

March 5, 2017 3:54 pm

From left: Member for Armadale Tony Buti, Rebecca Williams, Zac Ford, Gunna Williams, Cherokee Ford, Felix Hansen and Bendon Adams at the announcement. Member for Armadale Tony Buti is hoping to get the PCYC back into Armadale after pledging $110,000 for the organisation to run a special program, called Off… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC tidy teen honoured at ceremony

March 2, 2017 2:33 pm

From left: Geoff Wilks – PCYC Advisory Committee President, Allison Fergie – Shire of Collie, Linda Gallagher – PCYC Manager, Nathan Ryan, Charnee Ryan – Nathan’s Mum, Senior Sergeant Mike Dean – Collie Police Station. Photo: Shannon Wood A Collie PCYC member was last week honoured for his commitment to keeping the… Continue Reading

Safe Space – Zone 51 relaunches at Kensington PCYC

March 1, 2017 1:07 pm

Kensington PCYC last week relaunched its latest intervention program, called Safe Space – Zone 51. The program, received $30,000 of funding from the Royal Perth Golf Club, runs on Friday afternoons from 3.00 – 6.00pm. Two youth workers will deliver a mixture of diversionary and recreational activities both in-centre and out… Continue Reading

Skateboarders unleash at Subiaco PCYC

February 24, 2017 12:03 pm

On Saturday 18th February over 60 young people descended on the Subiaco Skate Park to shred up a storm or watch at the Unleashed Skateboarding Competition. Unleashed is a free event for local young people and featured industry-leading brand prizes, a free BBQ dinner and a huge, excited crowd! The… Continue Reading

Art emerges as Collie’s cultural connection

February 21, 2017 2:17 pm

Collie PCYC has begun teaming up with Collie Art Gallery’s Emergence project to encourage the town’s young people to engage with art. The Emergence project uses art as a form of therapy and is delivered by qualified facilitators. Collie PCYC Centre Manager Linda Gallagher said that art could be used… Continue Reading

Serpentine Police Rangers celebrate 10 years

February 17, 2017 12:28 pm

On Friday 17th February 2017, Serpentine PCYC Police Rangers Instructors Mary and Mark Warner were presented with Cadets WA Long Service Medals by the Member for Darling Ranges, the Hon. Tony Simpson MLA, in recognition of their 10 years of service to the Serpentine Police Rangers program. Mr and Mrs… Continue Reading