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Healthy Food and Fun at Kensington PCYC

August 21, 2018 12:52 pm

Youth at Kensington PCYC are embracing healthy eating thanks to a fun and interactive educational health and nutrition session run at the centre in collaboration with the Town of Victoria Park. The workshop took place on Friday 10 August during the Kensington PCYC Safe Space program attracting 26 young people,… Continue Reading

Blue Light, Youth activities

mix94.5 FM shines the light on WA Blue Light™

August 6, 2018 8:06 am

We all know Blue Light™ from our youth. Discos, a safe haven, alcohol-free parties run by local police and community volunteers. Memories of a carefree childhood. These days, Blue Light™ is much more than that, from abseiling to rock climbing, activities that engage our youth, helping build safer communities. mix94.5… Continue Reading

Carnorvan police, Carnorvan PCYC, GFA

Police and Community kicking goals in Carnarvon

July 27, 2018 8:21 am

Youth Crime Intervention Officers and Ngala (RSAS) staff helped kick off the Gascoyne football season in May running until 17 August. With sponsorship from local businesses – Westerly Contractors, Woolworths Carnarvon and the Aboriginal Biodiversity Conservation Foundation – the Carnarvon PCYC Kingsford Lions have had a bountiful season remaining undefeated, perhaps… Continue Reading

Smiles of Joy for Latest Raffle Winner

July 25, 2018 1:58 pm

It was a delighted and happy family who joined interim CEO Paul Ferguson and marketing team, Clare McAlaney and Samantha Pengler, to collect first prize in the most recent WA PCYC raffle. Mr Guy Tan and his wife and son Jaylee (Jay) enthusiastically received the cheque, saying that it would… Continue Reading

Business brings light to WA children

July 20, 2018 10:00 am

For many years, Western Australia’s WA PCYC has shone a light on the lives of thousands of special needs children and children at risk across the state by hosting live events. Known as the Children’s Festival, three events are held across Geraldton, Albany, Bunbury, Kalgoorlie and Perth throughout the year.… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC – Celebrating NAIDOC in a meaningful way

July 18, 2018 8:38 am

WA PCYC is synonymous with the delivery of programs, recreational and diversionary, for youth of all ages and backgrounds with the support of WA Police. In its 78th year, WA PCYC focusses on the needs of the community. The state’s size and remoteness mean many of those communities are indigenous,… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Hosts Fun-Filled NAIDOC Family Day

July 16, 2018 9:34 am

More than 500 artists, community members, young people and their families came together for a spectacular NAIDOC family day to celebrate culture and diversity at Kalgoorlie PCYC this month. The event featured cultural dancing, face painting, a petting zoo, lots of arts and crafts and bouncy castles for local youth… Continue Reading

Roebourne PCYC NAIDOC Week Talent Show Spectacular

July 15, 2018 9:35 am

Roebourne PCYC in collaboration with Mentally Healthy WA – Act-Belong-Commit, held a fun-filled NAIDOC Talent Show on Friday 13th to celebrate the history, achievements and voice of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Leading up to the event the young people participated in a week long workshop facilitated by Indigenous… Continue Reading

Fremantle PCYC NAIDOC Event Brings Community Together

July 9, 2018 1:32 pm

The City of Fremantle held their official NAIDOC opening ceremony on Sunday 8th July at Fremantle PCYC celebrating the important roles women play with the theme ‘Because of her, we can!’. The opening event featured a special Welcome to County by Marie Taylor and performance of Kaarla Kaatijin by Yirra… Continue Reading

WA Police, Blue Light

WA PCYC Blue Light, Here to Stay

July 5, 2018 2:25 pm

Many X-gen and Baby Boomers remember Blue Light Discos, whether as a parent dropping off excited children or being a disco-dancer to ‘rage’ the night away! This week, PCYC spoke to Mix 94.5’s Lisa and Fitzy on Blue Light Thursday, who were amazed and delighted that Blue Light was alive… Continue Reading