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Weld to Life – Graduating with dragons

December 3, 2018 4:31 pm

Rockingham PCYC Weld to Life graduate … with dragons! Rockingham PCYC Weld to Life students excelled in Semester Two of Weld to Life, and for a PCYC first, build their very first patio heater prototype! But not just any old outdoor heater. Graduating last Thursday on 29 November, the students… Continue Reading

drive to the future, WA PCYC Kensington

Learning to Drive at Kensington PCYC

December 3, 2018 8:44 am

Kensington PCYC has finalised a Community Crime Prevention Funding Grant, celebrating success with their first successful participant passing her driving test. The grant delivered two parts for the participants – the theory program for Learners Permits, paid for by the funding and 50 hours supervised driving plus payment of their… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC & City of South Perth Chill Out Zone Event

December 1, 2018 12:34 pm

Kensington PCYC held a Community Event on Saturday 23 November to showcase the programs and work alongside with the City of South Perth to get the community together to bring awareness of each agency, and the value of the programs that we offer to the community. The event was funded… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC Furry Friends and Community Day

November 27, 2018 1:44 pm

Kensington PCYC held a Community Event on Saturday 10 November to showcase the programs and the Centre to the local community. The day kicked off with a Furry Friends obedience class with Kylie from Unleashed Active, followed by a 3 kilometre walk/run. There were also many stallholders selling doggy treats,… Continue Reading

Julie Bishop takes interest in PCYC youth

November 21, 2018 4:04 pm

Pathways to Employment with PCYC “You go this way but once,” were the words former Foreign Minister, the Hon Julie Bishop MP shared with the Subiaco PCYC group of Cert I Leadership students this morning. Her mother would repeat this to her regularly, Ms Bishop explaining that this meant to,… Continue Reading

New President appointed to WA PCYC

November 15, 2018 11:22 am

Mr Geoffrey Stooke OAM CitWA was endorsed as the new President of the Federation of  Western Australian Police and Community Youth Centres Inc. (WA PCYC) at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting held on Wednesday 7 November 2018. He succeeds outgoing President Dr Sue Gordon AM, who has provided distinguished service… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC youth love their town in new rap song

November 13, 2018 8:06 am

Collie PCYC young people have gone to town about their town, creating a rap song to celebrate their community and PCYC. “PCYC is an integral part of their town,” says Centre Manager, Linda Gallagher. “I was so excited when they came to me with the song. It shows how important… Continue Reading

Vale Kelvin Masters, Life Member PCYC

November 12, 2018 11:14 am

It is with regret that we farewell Kelvin Masters, instructor for Air Rifles at Claremont PCYC from 1976. Kelvin was one of the founding group that established air rifle activities within PCYC, and he was instrumental in creating the book of rules. He was also PCYC Club President for over… 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

FREMANTLE PCYC RECIPIENT OF $100,000 GRANT

November 5, 2018 9:17 pm

On 1 November, Fremantle Foundation held its sixth Impact 100 grants event, with Fremantle PCYC receiving a $100,000 grant to continue their successful pilot Breakfast Club Program for at-risk youths and children in the Fremantle area. The program has been strongly supported by local business, the Fremantle Foundation, City of… Continue Reading