Night Hoops reduces Crime proving Youth Engagement Works

December 19, 2017 2:49 pm

Northam’s popular Night Hoops program has finished up for the year, and has had some amazing results, highlighting that Community programs really make a difference and youth engagement works. The program was said to have reduced Crime in Northam, with Nick Jacobs, WA Police Crime Intervention Officer, telling The Avon… Continue Reading

Stepping towards brighter futures

December 18, 2017 3:27 pm

Staff, family and community members all came together to celebrate the achievements of students who participated in the Gosnells PCYC Stepping Stones program for 2017, with students receiving a certificate for their participation and hard work. Gosnells Project Stepping Stones is a joint venture between Gosnells PCYC, Centacare Employment and… Continue Reading

TransWA facelift thanks to Gosnells PCYC Stepping Stones

December 12, 2017 12:44 pm

Gosnells PCYC Stepping Stones students have been busy adding much needed colour to the industrial shipping containers within the Transwa coach depot. The shipping containers became the perfect canvases for the new urban art project, organised by the Right Track program in partnership with Transwa and Gosnell’s PCYC Stepping Stones.… Continue Reading

Work Experience for Kensington PCYC Students

December 7, 2017 1:59 pm

Students from Kensington PCYC undertook work experience for a week at WesTrac in Guildford this month. The youth were all very excited about this opportunity along with Kensington PCYC Staff. Amanda Dow, Centre Manager at Kensington PCYC said, “We are so excited to be able to support them into this… Continue Reading

Recognising Student Achievements at Kensington PCYC

December 7, 2017 1:22 pm

Kensington PCYC held a morning tea for the last semester of their current accredited training program  ‘5th Gear’, a course that allows participants to gain skills relating to motor vehicle maintenance, and provide grounding for youth that wish to enter the automotive industry. Students graduated this program with a Certificate… Continue Reading

Funding keeps Roebourne PCYC Safe Space program alive

December 4, 2017 1:11 pm

The Department of Communities have committed funding to continue the Roebourne Police and Community Youth Centres (PCYC) Friday Night Safe Space program which includes the Nightfields program, delivered in collaboration with WA Football Commission and the WA Police Force. Roebourne PCYC Friday Night Safe Space will run from 6:00pm –… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC gymnasts benefit from local funding

December 4, 2017 12:18 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC gymnasts are reaping the benefits from funding of gymnastics equipment upgrade funding from the Goldfields-Esperance Development Commission Regional Grants Scheme. The project replaced old gymnastics equipment at Kalgoorlie PCYC with safe, new industry standard equipment and facilities to improve the capacity at which Kalgoorlie PCYC can offer safe,… Continue Reading

Astounding Results for Aboriginal School Based Training Program

December 3, 2017 1:17 pm

Commencing at Midland PCYC in May of this year the Aboriginal School Based Training Program has since concluded with some astounding results. 5 students from Hampton Senior High School enrolled in the Certificate I in Leadership Program which ran every Friday until the end of the year. Throughout the program… Continue Reading

WA PCYC Attends Gymnastics Competition in Singapore

November 23, 2017 2:06 pm

Some of our centres talented gymnasts were chosen to represent the WA PCYC at the Prime Gymnastics International Invitational Gymnastics Competition in Singapore this month! Gymnasts from Bunbury PCYC, Fremantle PCYC and Kensington PCYC travelled along with their coaches and families to the event which was held from 9-12th November… Continue Reading

Carnarvon PCYC Trash and Treasure Fundraiser

November 23, 2017 1:20 pm

Carnarvon PCYC held their annual ‘Trash n Treasure’ Car Boot Sale Fundraiser on Sunday 19th November. The event was well received by members of the community who attended on the day in the hope of grabbing some bargains before Christmas.  There were 22 stalls in total selling a variety of… Continue Reading