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3 on 3 Basketball brings Collie community together

November 17, 2017 2:26 pm

3on3 Basketball has officially kicked off at Collie PCYC on Friday the 10th of November attracting over 100 local young people. The program is a youth-focused event encouraging active play and leadership in the community. Collie PCYC Manager Linda Gallagher said 3on3 Basketball was a great opportunity for kids to… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Receives Close to $850,000 in Safe Space Funding

November 7, 2017 11:22 am

The Federal Government has announced it will invest $843,754 to continue to deliver the Kalgoorlie PCYC Safe Space project. With the investment is part of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet’s Indigenous Advancement Strategy, the funding will support an initiative that helps at-risk youth and reducing contact with the… Continue Reading

Fremantle PCYC takes home $5000 at Impact 100 Awards Night

November 6, 2017 11:40 am

Last week Fremantle PCYC was selected as one of four incredible finalists to present a pitch in front of 160 donors and community members for the Impact 100 Fremantle grant awards held at the Old Boys School, Adelaide St Fremantle. Centre manager Julie Gorman and her team, competed for a… Continue Reading

Geraldton PCYC Project fosters relationship between youth and WA Police

November 2, 2017 12:27 pm

The Geraldton PCYC Edible Garden project was developed by Senior Constable Sally Halliday, WA Police Youth Crime Intervention Officer (YCIO) to help foster positive interactions between young people and police. The project brings local students together to learn about growing and maintaining a vegetable garden, along with healthy eating habits.… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC Finalist at Regional Achievement and Community Awards

October 21, 2017 11:41 am

Collie PCYC was presented as a Finalist in the prestigious Community TAB Community Service Award, at the Western Australian Regional Achievement and Community Awards Presentation ceremony held at the Hyatt Regency Perth on Friday 20th October. Centre Manager Linda Gallagher said that Collie PCYC was one of over 320 nominations… Continue Reading

Broome PCYC Colours the Streets of Broome

October 18, 2017 12:07 pm

Young people at Broome PCYC have been busy again over the school holidays injecting colour and transforming areas of Broome with street art. The street art project’s latest mural is featured on Matsumoto Street, after designing and painting with artist Martha Lee from Desert River Sea, as well as artists… Continue Reading

Refurbished Teenage Hangout Room at Collie PCYC!

October 17, 2017 11:50 am

Collie PCYC has officially reopened their Safe Space Teenage Hangout Room after renovations made possible thanks to the help of their amazing community. Thank you to the agencies and youth involved, with special thanks to Bendigo Bank who covered the costs for sheeting the room, ceilings, electrical work, painting, floor coverings… Continue Reading

Roebourne PCYC helps make reading fun with new Fridge Library

October 15, 2017 12:20 pm

  The new Fridge Library at Roebourne PCYC founded by the Barrow Family, is open to the public with rows full of colourful children’s books! The fridge library was made possible with a donated Aggreko glass-fronted fridge from Karratha depot, who also fitted out the street library fridge for free.… Continue Reading

WA Govt pledges support for Bunbury PCYC Ice Breakers

October 11, 2017 9:12 am

The WA Government and Member for Bunbury Don Punch have made a commitment to support WA PCYC program ‘Ice Breakers’, that is currently being delivered at Albany PCYC. The government has pledged $60,000 over the next six months to assist the work of the Ice Breakers initiative in Bunbury. ‘Ice… Continue Reading

Fun in Broome at WKFL Grand Final

October 2, 2017 11:33 am

The West Kimberley Football League Grand Final was held in Broome last month. This year, Broome PCYC along with Broome Police, Men’s Outreach, Headspace and a number of other community organizations worked together to create a family friendly environment to build and strengthen local community relationships with local service providers.… Continue Reading