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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

Share your PCYC story

October 29, 2018 1:05 pm

Do you have a PCYC story to tell? Were you part of the basketball or boxing team in the 70s, a volunteer, or perhaps heading off the rails and steered back on the right track? If so, we want to hear your story! Whether it is recollections of a child… Continue Reading

Midland PCYC Recognised for Valuable Contribution

October 26, 2018 2:08 pm

Belmont Business Enterprise Centre has recognised Midland PCYC  in the 25th Small Business Awards with the 2018 Achievements Award. The Awards provide recognition and encouragement for small business achievements and are for small businesses, individuals and organisations in Belmont, Perth metropolitan area and across regional Western Australia.  The award was presented… Continue Reading

Accredited training wraps up at Perth metro centres

September 29, 2018 9:07 am

The Goals 4 Life behavioural change program, that provides a grounding for young people to develop skills to assist their personal growth within the community, recently wrapped up a number of courses: Certificate I in Automotive in Vocational Preparation Delivered at Kensington PCYC and Midland PCYC from July through September,… Continue Reading

Playschool comes to life at Fremantle PCYC

September 19, 2018 2:24 pm

Classic nursery rhyme characters magically came to life at Fremantle PCYC, when Play School Live in Concert delivered its exciting new production, ‘Once Upon a Time’. Over 1,600 people poured into the Fremantle PCYC Progress Hall, on the 14th and 15th September 2018 to join Big Ted, Humpty, Jemima and… Continue Reading