Roebourne PCYC

PCYC kids take their first flight

May 27, 2021 10:24 am

Photograph taken by Joseph Penipe Roebourne PCYC kids were offered a once in a lifetime opportunity when they were taken on a helicopter ride overlooking their hometown. Helispirit offered free helicopter rides to PCYC children who attended Roebourne’s Youth Week ‘Roeparty’ in partnership with the City of Karratha and Yaandina.… Continue Reading

Easter fun across the State for PCYC kids

April 20, 2021 2:36 pm

  PCYC centres across the State were filled with Easter festivities this month. Here are just some of the ways we spread the Easter cheer.   The Easter Bunny visited Collie PCYC: The Easter bunny (aka Acting Officer in Charge Senior Sergeant Jeramy Davies and Aboriginal Police Cadet Seth Clarke)… Continue Reading

Donations make a huge difference

August 31, 2020 12:16 pm

TYPO has generously donated piles of products for safeSPACE children and young people to enjoy and be creative with. PCYC Executive Manager Centres, Julie Gorman, said literally hundreds of dollars’ worth of stationery and related products has been donated. The items will be distributed equally among the 16 PCYC locations… Continue Reading

PCYC North West Centres receive much-needed funding

May 26, 2020 10:00 am

On Tuesday 26th May, the Assistant Minister for Customs, Community Safety and Multicultural Affairs, the Hon Jason Wood MP, announced that PCYC would receive funding for three years to enable PCYC’s vital safeSPACE program to run in the North West. Assistant Minister Wood said, “The Safer Communities Fund is delivering… Continue Reading

Keeping the lights on in Roebourne

May 20, 2020 10:00 am

In a typical week, over one hundred children and young people in Roebourne participate in PCYC recreational activities, thanks to the ‘Lights On’ project funded by the City of Karratha. The ‘Lights On’ project lights up the local basketball court every night of the week and the local football oval… Continue Reading

Dakota, the voice for local young people

May 15, 2020 10:47 am

24-year-old Roebourne PCYC Activities Coordinator, Dakota Tahi Tahi, has been invited by the Roebourne Elders Council to become a member of the Gathering Team 6718 ‘Yandi for Change’. Yandi for Change works to support the Roebourne community to lead fulfilling lives with a strong connection to culture through healing and… Continue Reading

Keeping children safe in the Pilbara

August 20, 2019 11:30 am

WA PCYC was proud to run a free two-day Protective Behaviours workshop at Roebourne PCYC that was funded by Regional Development Australia (RDA) Pilbara through the West Pilbara Communities for Children Initiative. This workshop was delivered by WA Child Protection Society and was attended by participants from organisations that work… Continue Reading

Connecting kids to sport at Roebourne PCYC

May 24, 2019 8:37 am

The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (DLGSC) provides $10,000 grant for the Roebourne PCYC CONNECT Kids Pilot Program. The project aims to connect kids in the Pilbara region, who otherwise would not have had the opportunity to participate in, to sporting clubs by reducing the financial barrier.… Continue Reading

Grand Final Win for Roebourne Basketball Team

May 2, 2019 10:23 am

The Roebourne PCYC under 12 basketball team has won the grand final in Karratha. The team is coached and mentored by PCYC Sports Coordinator Sho-ella Smith, who every weekend organises transport and clean uniforms, along with providing mentorship and motivation for the team. The employment of two PCYC Sports Coordinators… 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