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Kalgoorlie PCYC Centre Manager committed to helping youth

April 25, 2019 8:52 pm

Shannon Wierobiej, newly appointed Kalgoorlie PCYC Centre Manager, believes she has an important role to fill in nurturing young people within the community. Shannon started working part time at Kalgoorlie PCYC, as the administration and recreation coordinator, and said it was definitely an ‘eye opener’. After her appointment as Centre… 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

Kensington PCYC Car Wash Success

April 6, 2019 1:06 pm

Kensington PCYC partnered with REPCO Victoria Park to wash cars and raise funds for valuable youth programs. The event was held at REPCO Victoria Park, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm with a number of amazing staff, volunteers and youth getting their hands wet to wash over 15 cars and… Continue Reading

Premier drops in to congratulate Northam PCYC boxers

April 2, 2019 1:28 pm

The Premier, Mark McGowan dropped in to Northam PCYC to congratulate the centres STRYKA fight team on their recent success at the WA state novice boxing titles over the weekend of 23rd – 24th March 2019. The team picked up two gold and two silver medals at the titles. The… Continue Reading

WA PCYC appoints Aboriginal Advisor

March 26, 2019 2:54 pm

Charmaine Walley has been appointed to the role to assist in advising the WA PCYC Board on Aboriginal matters. Charmaine is an experienced Liaison Officer with a demonstrated history of working in government and not-for-profit sectors. She has worked extensively as an Aboriginal Liaison Officer for the past five and… Continue Reading

Broome PCYC Leadership program kicking goals

March 19, 2019 1:20 pm

The Broome PCYC Leadership program has hit the ground running for 2019 and has been busy getting involved and promoting the good work they are doing to the Broome community. On Sunday 17 February 2019, the Leadership students got a taste of customer service through doing one of the Bunnings… Continue Reading

Bunbury Boxer back to inspire local kids

March 8, 2019 2:20 pm

Nathaniel “Cheeky” May stopped by Bunbury PCYC to meet a handful of lucky community members on Friday, 8 March 2019. After being welcomed back to Bunbury with open arms, the champion boxer met with those involved in the Breakaway Aboriginal Corporation’s Friday Night – Fun For Families program. May signed autographs and… Continue Reading

Roebourne PCYC expands safeSPACE program

February 28, 2019 1:00 pm

Roebourne PCYC safeSPACE program provides a safe place for at risk young people in Roebourne to participate in a variety of activities and programs. WA Police Minister Michelle Roberts has announced a $241,560 Lotterywest grant to fund two part-time sports co-ordinators, for the next two years, to expand the safeSPACE… Continue Reading

WA Police Helping Kids Achieve Goals4Life with WA PCYC

February 19, 2019 2:48 pm

WA Police have worked in partnership with the WA PCYC to provide old and unused vehicles, equipment and bicycles for young people to practice their mechanical trade skills. The WA PCYC Goals4Life courses and programs include an initiative to deliver mechanical automotive knowledge and practical skills, using real life training… Continue Reading