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From Kalgoorlie, for Kalgoorlie

February 1, 2020 11:41 am

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Julie Beeson as the new Kalgoorlie PCYC Manager. Ms Beeson brings extensive experience, having worked in various roles at YMCA for ten years, and is passionate about empowering children and young people to reach their potential. The mother of three, born and… Continue Reading

New sports equipment for kids thanks to Lotterywest

February 1, 2020 11:38 am

Sixteen PCYC Centres will benefit from new equipment and IT thanks to a $167,000 grant from Lotterywest. Children and young people at regional and metropolitan Centres will benefit from new equipment for Gymnastics, Basketball, Free G, and Boxing. The funding will also improve IT to deliver accredited training courses and… Continue Reading

State Government announce $2.86m for Rockingham PCYC

January 24, 2020 11:30 am

On Friday 24th January, the Premier Hon. Mark McGowan MLA, announced $2.86m funding to renovate and extend Rockingham PCYC. The redevelopment will provide new activity spaces, a room to operate safeSPACE, an office for the local Youth Police Officers, a major upgrade and expansion of the existing skate park as… Continue Reading

Gosnells PCYC & Constable Care tackle youth issues

January 17, 2020 12:04 pm

Nine young people from Gosnells PCYC spent two weeks with the Constable Care Theatrical Response Group (TRG) to produce an educational video addressing issues facing young people such as peer pressure, social isolation, bullying, domestic violence, alcohol and substance abuse. Over the two weeks, Matt Stewart, TRG Coordinator and Director,… Continue Reading

Warnbro Students give Rockingham PCYC a facelift

January 15, 2020 11:34 am

Talented Year 9 and 10 students from the Warnbro Community High School’s Creative Arts Specialist Program have designed and applied a stunning art mural to the Rockingham PCYC gymnastics hall. The students chose a creative effect to showcase the recreational activities that Rockingham PCYC provides to young people in the… Continue Reading

Collie PCYC takes action to include kids with disability

January 14, 2020 11:36 am

Young people living with a disability can now join in the popular Collie PCYC Mountain Bike Program thanks to three electric mountain bikes provided as part of the Community Living and Participation Grant (CLPG), supported by the NDS and Lotterywest. Collie PCYC Centre Manager, Linda Gallagher, said the new bikes… Continue Reading

Gosnells PCYC Judo Champ continues world domination

December 29, 2019 11:42 am

Gosnells PCYC Judo Champion Jordan Boxell takes home another gold medal from his first European competition in France. Competing against the most elite Judoka’s in France, Jordan placed 9th out of 32 competitors, winning five out of seven matches. Our young Judo champ continues his world domination on the Judo… Continue Reading

Albany PCYC home to 450 locals on Christmas Day

December 27, 2019 11:32 am

Over 450 people came through the doors at Albany PCYC for the Annual Community Christmas Lunch. The annual event provides Christmas dinner and festive cheer for some of the city’s most vulnerable residents, many of whom would have spent Christmas alone otherwise. Albany PCYC Manager, Terry Eaton, is committed to… Continue Reading

State Government invest $3M into Midland PCYC

December 18, 2019 12:27 pm

On 17th December, the Minister for Police and Road Safety, Hon. Michelle Roberts MLA, announced $2.95m funding for the redevelopment of Midland PCYC. This funding will enable the delivery of more programs and activities for disadvantaged children and young people at risk in the Midland area and beyond into Ellenbrook… Continue Reading

Shardae and Liam work-ready thanks to Midland PCYC

December 12, 2019 9:42 am

Two students from Midland PCYC are on a positive life path after graduating from PCYC Learning and Development Programs. Shardae graduated from the Midland PCYC Stepping Stones numeracy and literacy program, and stepped straight into part-time employment in the retail industry. A dedicated student, Shardae excelled in the Stepping Stones… Continue Reading