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Roebourne PCYC Secures Funds to Engage Youth in Sport

February 7, 2018 2:12 pm

Roebourne PCYC has been selected as one of 14 groups to receive funding from Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries Youth Engagement Scheme (YES) designed to help strengthen local communities by engaging disconnected youth. Roebourne PCYC will receive a fantastic $30,000 to go towards a Sports Activity Co-ordinator… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC Community Services Spectacular

January 31, 2018 10:13 am

Kensington PCYC recently held a Community Services Spectacular for all children enrolled in the Kensington PCYC ‘Out of School Hours Care ‘program. Local WA Police Force Officers from Kensington Police Station and volunteers from St Johns Ambulance Community Engagement Division came along to the event, educating children about their roles… Continue Reading

Gosnells PCYC Recognised at Australia Day Awards

January 29, 2018 10:55 am

Gosnells PCYC was honoured to be recognised at the City of Gosnells’ Australia Day Awards on Friday the 26th of January which celebrated some of the City’s most dedicated and outstanding residents and community groups that help make WA a better place to live. One of Gosnells PCYC’s valuable staff… Continue Reading

Success for Popular Carnarvon PCYC Full Throttle Program

January 18, 2018 3:09 pm

The popular Carnarvon PCYC Full Throttle program has finished after a very successful year in 2017. The program focuses on the restoration of old, damaged bicycles, engaging young people in a safe environment Youth were encouraged to complete two bicycles each, the first which would be gifted to a member… Continue Reading

Broome PCYC Cultural Activities Keep Local Youth Engaged

January 10, 2018 1:46 pm

Broome PCYC, Broome Police Youth Crime Intervention Officers (YCIO) along with Red Cross and other local organisations put their resources together and provided a range of cultural and fun activities to keep local youth engaged over the Christmas and New Year Holiday period. Crime during the holiday period in Broome… Continue Reading

Carnarvon PCYC Hosts Women’s Urban Survival Program

January 8, 2018 2:59 pm

Carnarvon PCYC had the pleasure of hosting Samurai Karate’s second successful Women’s Urban Survival Program at the centre last year, helping to provide full in-kind support, following an extremely positive repose from the Carnarvon community. A total of 15 women, all from a number of different nationalities, ages and occupations,… Continue Reading

Night Hoops reduces Crime proving Youth Engagement Works

December 19, 2017 2:49 pm

Northam’s popular Night Hoops program has finished up for the year, and has had some amazing results, highlighting that Community programs really make a difference and youth engagement works. The program was said to have reduced Crime in Northam, with Nick Jacobs, WA Police Crime Intervention Officer, telling The Avon… Continue Reading

Stepping towards brighter futures

December 18, 2017 3:27 pm

Staff, family and community members all came together to celebrate the achievements of students who participated in the Gosnells PCYC Stepping Stones program for 2017, with students receiving a certificate for their participation and hard work. Gosnells Project Stepping Stones is a joint venture between Gosnells PCYC, Centacare Employment and… Continue Reading

TransWA facelift thanks to Gosnells PCYC Stepping Stones

December 12, 2017 12:44 pm

Gosnells PCYC Stepping Stones students have been busy adding much needed colour to the industrial shipping containers within the Transwa coach depot. The shipping containers became the perfect canvases for the new urban art project, organised by the Right Track program in partnership with Transwa and Gosnell’s PCYC Stepping Stones.… Continue Reading

Work Experience for Kensington PCYC Students

December 7, 2017 1:59 pm

Students from Kensington PCYC undertook work experience for a week at WesTrac in Guildford this month. The youth were all very excited about this opportunity along with Kensington PCYC Staff. Amanda Dow, Centre Manager at Kensington PCYC said, “We are so excited to be able to support them into this… Continue Reading