Kalgoorlie PCYC

Community sharing brings fantasy world to Kalgoorlie kids 

March 23, 2021 3:34 pm

Every Thursday afternoon, the youngest participants at Kalgoorlie PCYC aged between 6 and 10 years now visit the Sandalwood Family Centre where they can use a fancy dress wardrobe, two playgrounds and a host of other facilities they wouldn’t normally have access to. They have immense fun in fancy dress… Continue Reading

Happy Holidays for Kalgoorlie Kids

January 25, 2021 3:08 pm

PCYC, Centrecare and the City of Kalgoorlie Boulder at a movie night in the park. Kalgoorlie’s school holiday program provided children and young people in the community with a range of fun activities to keep them entertained and active during the long summer holidays. This free school holiday program solved… Continue Reading

PCYC makes life-long impact

December 16, 2020 11:40 am

Food and fun for kids at the Harvey Norman Kalgoorlie fundraiser   Local Harvey Norman franchisee Scott Waldron raised over $3,000 for Kalgoorlie PCYC with a special community event in front of his store recently, and he’s aiming to more than double that amount next year. Scott is a staunch… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie Night fever

October 29, 2020 11:54 am

Kalgoorlie’s Family and Youth disco had a remarkable turnout this month, with 55 children choosing to attend along with some younger siblings and parents. It was great to see all ages being catered for so that the whole family could be involved, with children aged 4 all the way up… 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

Artists at work in Kalgoorlie

August 31, 2020 12:08 pm

Internationally recognised artist Jason Dimer will be spending the rest of the year sharing his artistic skills with Kalgoorlie PCYC kids, as part of their safeSPACE program. Artist Jason is a Wongutha, Ngadju and Mirning man who specialises in narrative and figurative contemporary dot paintings. He was taught by his… Continue Reading

Arcade-game inspiration

July 30, 2020 11:20 am

The latest addition to Kalgoorlie PCYC proves that both the safeSPACE and Pathways to Employment programs are innovative alternatives to traditional learning. Once disengaged from school, Shannon from Kalgoorlie PCYC found inspiration first from the safeSPACE program, and then from a Pathways to Employment course through Training Group Australia. The… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie kids give back

July 29, 2020 1:34 pm

Charitable acts are going full circle in Kalgoorlie, with grateful kids taking it upon themselves to help others less fortunate, with the help of Foodbank. It all began when Kalgoorlie Youth Police Officers noticed that many children and young people were coming to safeSPACE hungry. Kalgoorlie safeSPACE operates four nights… Continue Reading

Art connects community

May 23, 2020 10:00 am

Talented artist Emily Anders has painted a stunning mural measuring 3m high by 4.5m wide, highlighting PCYCs partnership with the Western Australian Police Force to deliver programs and activities for local young people. Julie Beeson, Kalgoorlie Centre Manager, said “The finished artwork captures exactly what PCYC is all about –… Continue Reading

School holiday programs with a difference!

April 18, 2020 9:30 am

Kalgoorlie PCYC partnered with YMCA to deliver School Holiday Programs in times of need. Contactless deliveries saw over 70 young people from the Kalgoorlie, Coolgardie and Kambalda areas receive one of six varieties of activity packs to help give children and young people something to do during this extraordinary school… Continue Reading