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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

Albany PCYC team meets Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

August 3, 2017 1:22 pm

During Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s visit to Albany, Terry Eaton and Joanne Rose from Albany PCYC were lucky enough to meet, and get a photo with Mr Turnbull at the community morning tea event held at the Centennial Stadium. Terry and Joanne were invited for their roles at Albany PCYC… Continue Reading

Broome PCYC Cultural Camp and Street Art Project

July 30, 2017 11:28 am

Broome PCYC had an extremely busy few weeks over the July School Holiday period, seeing local young people participate in various programs. Week 1: Cultural Youth Leadership Camp Week one of the holidays saw Broome PCYC take participants out on a Cultural Youth Leadership Camp at the Gambanon Bush Camp… Continue Reading

WA PCYC 2016-2017 Awards Night

July 27, 2017 12:47 pm

Each year WA PCYC hosts an Awards ceremony in conjunction with our AGM. This year we did things a little bit differently, putting together a special separate awards night to formally celebrate and recognise the service of our partners, supporters, staff, volunteers and new life members for the past year… Continue Reading