Collie PCYC

PCYC kids keep ANZAC traditions alive

May 27, 2021 10:27 am

This year, to honor ANZAC day, participants of Collie PCYC’s safeSPACE™ program, made poppies to form a wreath that was then presented by a small group of young people at the local ANZAC memorial. While making the poppies, participants discussed the history of ANZAC Day and why it was important… Continue Reading

Easter fun across the State for PCYC kids

April 20, 2021 2:36 pm

  PCYC centres across the State were filled with Easter festivities this month. Here are just some of the ways we spread the Easter cheer.   The Easter Bunny visited Collie PCYC: The Easter bunny (aka Acting Officer in Charge Senior Sergeant Jeramy Davies and Aboriginal Police Cadet Seth Clarke)… Continue Reading

Collie kids step up for Clean Up Australia Day

March 23, 2021 3:39 pm

Over 24 young people from Collie PCYC embraced the 2021 Clean Up Australia theme as they stepped up to clean up around their town. They were joined by Collie Centre Manager Linda Gallagher and Youth Policing Officer Senior Constable Kahn Le Prevost-Sheperd. Even PCYC pooches Coco and Panda pitched in… Continue Reading

Calling all Collie’s Ninja Warriors to PCYC

September 24, 2020 3:39 pm

safeSPACE participants have been keen to road test the Street Ninja equipment before the program begins in Term 4.   Starting on 7th October, Street Ninjas will be a new component of the safeSPACE after school program at Collie PCYC, adding another dimension to the already diverse range of activities… Continue Reading

Donations make a huge difference

August 31, 2020 12:16 pm

TYPO has generously donated piles of products for safeSPACE children and young people to enjoy and be creative with. PCYC Executive Manager Centres, Julie Gorman, said literally hundreds of dollars’ worth of stationery and related products has been donated. The items will be distributed equally among the 16 PCYC locations… Continue Reading

VIP visits across the State

July 29, 2020 1:35 pm

PCYC centres across WA received lots of political support this month, with Ministers heading to Collie, Broome and Carnarvon. PCYC representatives attended the Cabinet Meeting held in Collie on 28th June; following which, Minister of Police, Hon Michelle Roberts, and Minister of Youth, Hon Dave Kelly, visited Collie PCYC for… Continue Reading

Community support for kids in Collie

June 26, 2020 3:50 pm

Cheque presented to PCYC Centre Manager Linda Gallagher, and Senior Sergeant, Heath Soutar by Paul Thomas, Jonathon Hall, Brenden St Jack from Altrad Services.   Collie PCYC was thrilled to be chosen by Altrad Services to receive a $2,500 donation, as part of the TM Power Services community engagement initiative… Continue Reading

Beau strikes again at Gymnastics WA Awards night

February 10, 2020 11:50 am

Beau Milne from Collie PCYC won the ‘Gymnastics for All’ (GfA) Athlete Achievement Award at the Gymnastics WA Awards for his Free G and Junior Ninja Warrior achievements. For over five years, 12-year-old Beau has been involved in the GfA Free G program delivered at Collie PCYC, which incorporates freestyle… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC takes action to include kids with disability

January 14, 2020 11:36 am

Young people living with a disability can now join in the popular Collie PCYC Mountain Bike Program thanks to three electric mountain bikes provided as part of the Community Living and Participation Grant (CLPG), supported by the NDS and Lotterywest. Collie PCYC Centre Manager, Linda Gallagher, said the new bikes… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC celebrates International Day of People with Disability

December 4, 2019 12:53 pm

It was a fun day at Collie PCYC as everyone gathered to celebrate International Day of People with Disability with a special event from their school-based ‘Gym Enhance’ program. Collie PCYC received grant funding from the Department of Communities to host a special event that showcased gymnastic skills that participants… Continue Reading