Midland PCYC

Post lock down restrictions for metro PCYC centres

April 28, 2021 2:22 pm

As per the State Government announcement, WA’s lock down ended at midnight on Sunday 26 of April, meaning we were able to re-open the doors for the six PCYC centres that were affected by the lock down (Fremantle, Gosnells, Kensington, Subiaco, Rockingham and Midand). However, some restrictions remain in place… Continue Reading

Young people find their own rhythm at Midland safeSPACE™

March 23, 2021 3:16 pm

Midland’s safeSPACE™, funded by the Commonwealth Government, was a wall of sound when Binar Sports, PCYC Youth Workers and DJ rapper Bace Kadet came together to encourage local young to create their own unique music, songs and hip hop routines. Bace Kadet, aka Harrison Edmonds off stage, ran a five… Continue Reading

Midland PCYC puts Dion on the right path

August 31, 2020 12:21 pm

Previously disengaged from school, Dion once had little interest in learning. It wasn’t until 2018, when he was referred to Midland PCYC by the WA Police and the Department of Education, that Dion began to enjoy learning. Since then, Dion has completed his Certificate I in Automotive Vocational Preparation, Certificate… 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

PCYC teenagers make pop-up play equipment POP!

July 29, 2020 1:34 pm

Midland PCYC teenagers have brought new life to the City of Swan’s popular pop-up play equipment. As part of the Midland PCYC’s safeSPACE program, a team of young people aged 12-17 generously gave their time and creative spirit to paint play equipment and build beautiful wooden benches, under the guidance… Continue Reading

At-risk young people back in the classroom at PCYC

May 18, 2020 10:00 am

We were delighted to see our young people head back to the classroom this month to complete a range of certified training courses. PCYC courses such as Automotive I, Leadership I, Stepping Stones and Weld to Life were suspended in March when PCYC needed to close to help reduce the… Continue Reading

State Government invest $3M into Midland PCYC

December 18, 2019 12:27 pm

On 17th December, the Minister for Police and Road Safety, Hon. Michelle Roberts MLA, announced $2.95m funding for the redevelopment of Midland PCYC. This funding will enable the delivery of more programs and activities for disadvantaged children and young people at risk in the Midland area and beyond into Ellenbrook… Continue Reading

Developing special relationships

December 10, 2019 12:33 pm

Over the past year Midland PCYC and local Police have been building a special relationship with Aboriginal young people from remote communities who attend La Salle College in Middle Swan. The initiative between the Western Australia Police Force and PCYC aimed to build positive relationships with the Police, improving their… Continue Reading

$234,851 grant supports safeSPACE at Midland PCYC

April 11, 2019 1:57 pm

Midland PCYC was awarded a $234,815 grant by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, Safer Communities Fund to deliver the safeSPACE program for local youth until March 2020. The Midland PCYC safeSPACE program will provide a safe space in Midland for youth and youth at risk to ‘Hang and… Continue Reading

A night of recognition

November 9, 2018 12:55 pm

Celebrating the efforts of WA Police, staff, partners and volunteers of PCYC On Wednesday 3 November, WA Police and Youth Community Centre (PCYC) staff, WA Police Force officers, PCYC council members, volunteers, business and agency partners and friends, gathered to celebrate excellence in the Historic Ballroom of the Pagoda Resort… Continue Reading