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Healthy Food and Fun at Kensington PCYC

August 21, 2018 12:52 pm

Youth at Kensington PCYC are embracing healthy eating thanks to a fun and interactive educational health and nutrition session run at the centre in collaboration with the Town of Victoria Park. The workshop took place on Friday 10 August during the Kensington PCYC Safe Space program attracting 26 young people,… Continue Reading

Dockers visit Fremantle PCYC Safe Space

Fremantle Players Give Back to Community

August 10, 2018 10:34 am

Fremantle Dockers stars Ryan Nyhuis and Tommy Sheridan visited Fremantle PCYC to spend some time with local youth attending their Safe Space program, a youth crime intervention program that provides youth aged 7 to 17 years with a safe place to come hang out with their friends. Come rain or shine,… Continue Reading

Broome PCYC Receives Over $100,000 Worth of Funding

August 7, 2018 11:08 am

Broome Police and Community Youth Centres (PCYC) have received amazing $107,678 in funding from the WA Police Special Plate Fund to help deliver their Safe Space program. The Broome PCYC Safe Space program will run after-hours on Friday and Saturday nights from 5pm to 10pm to provide young people with… Continue Reading

Blue Light, Youth activities

mix94.5 FM shines the light on WA Blue Light™

August 6, 2018 8:06 am

We all know Blue Light™ from our youth. Discos, a safe haven, alcohol-free parties run by local police and community volunteers. Memories of a carefree childhood. These days, Blue Light™ is much more than that, from abseiling to rock climbing, activities that engage our youth, helping build safer communities. mix94.5… Continue Reading

Carnorvan police, Carnorvan PCYC, GFA

Police and Community kicking goals in Carnarvon

July 27, 2018 8:21 am

Youth Crime Intervention Officers and Ngala (RSAS) staff helped kick off the Gascoyne football season in May running until 17 August. With sponsorship from local businesses – Westerly Contractors, Woolworths Carnarvon and the Aboriginal Biodiversity Conservation Foundation – the Carnarvon PCYC Kingsford Lions have had a bountiful season remaining undefeated, perhaps… Continue Reading

Smiles of Joy for Latest Raffle Winner

July 25, 2018 1:58 pm

It was a delighted and happy family who joined interim CEO Paul Ferguson and marketing team, Clare McAlaney and Samantha Pengler, to collect first prize in the most recent WA PCYC raffle. Mr Guy Tan and his wife and son Jaylee (Jay) enthusiastically received the cheque, saying that it would… Continue Reading

Business brings light to WA children

July 20, 2018 10:00 am

For many years, Western Australia’s WA PCYC has shone a light on the lives of thousands of special needs children and children at risk across the state by hosting live events. Known as the Children’s Festival, three events are held across Geraldton, Albany, Bunbury, Kalgoorlie and Perth throughout the year.… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC – Celebrating NAIDOC in a meaningful way

July 18, 2018 8:38 am

WA PCYC is synonymous with the delivery of programs, recreational and diversionary, for youth of all ages and backgrounds with the support of WA Police. In its 78th year, WA PCYC focusses on the needs of the community. The state’s size and remoteness mean many of those communities are indigenous,… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Hosts Fun-Filled NAIDOC Family Day

July 16, 2018 9:34 am

More than 500 artists, community members, young people and their families came together for a spectacular NAIDOC family day to celebrate culture and diversity at Kalgoorlie PCYC this month. The event featured cultural dancing, face painting, a petting zoo, lots of arts and crafts and bouncy castles for local youth… Continue Reading

Roebourne PCYC NAIDOC Week Talent Show Spectacular

July 15, 2018 9:35 am

Roebourne PCYC in collaboration with Mentally Healthy WA – Act-Belong-Commit, held a fun-filled NAIDOC Talent Show on Friday 13th to celebrate the history, achievements and voice of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Leading up to the event the young people participated in a week long workshop facilitated by Indigenous… Continue Reading