Tag Archive: Kensington PCYC

Kensington PCYC Road Safety Awareness Week

December 20, 2018 10:58 am

Kensington PCYC hosted the final Driver Education session on Friday 14 December 2018 delivered fortnightly by our Centre based Youth Crime Intervention Officers. The one day educational theory session enables successful participants to obtain their Learners Permit. The sessions are free and extremely popular with most sessions running wait lists… Continue Reading

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Learning to Drive at Kensington PCYC

December 3, 2018 8:44 am

Kensington PCYC has finalised a Community Crime Prevention Funding Grant, celebrating success with their first successful participant passing her driving test. The grant delivered two parts for the participants – the theory program for Learners Permits, paid for by the funding and 50 hours supervised driving plus payment of their… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC & City of South Perth Chill Out Zone Event

December 1, 2018 12:34 pm

Kensington PCYC held a Community Event on Saturday 23 November to showcase the programs and work alongside with the City of South Perth to get the community together to bring awareness of each agency, and the value of the programs that we offer to the community. The event was funded… Continue Reading

Kensington PCYC Furry Friends and Community Day

November 27, 2018 1:44 pm

Kensington PCYC held a Community Event on Saturday 10 November to showcase the programs and the Centre to the local community. The day kicked off with a Furry Friends obedience class with Kylie from Unleashed Active, followed by a 3 kilometre walk/run. There were also many stallholders selling doggy treats,… 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

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

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

Kensington PCYC Youth Give Back to Community

July 3, 2018 8:45 am

Students from Kensington PCYC’s Goals4Life Certificate I in Leadership course recently completed their Community Project with the Town of Victoria Park which involved working together to paint over numerous graffiti tags in public areas. The Community Project, which took 20 hours to complete, is a major component of the Goals4Life Leadership… Continue Reading

$50,000 in Community Grants for WA PCYC

June 11, 2018 3:18 pm

WA PCYC centres in Fremantle, Gosnells, Kensington, Northam and Rockingham each received $10,000 grants as part of the Commonwealth Bank Community Grants program. 13,000 current and retired bank employees donated a portion of their income to the program. Commonwealth Bank contributes up to $2m each year. This year, Commonwealth Bank… Continue Reading

Community Grant for Kensington PCYC

May 14, 2018 1:09 pm

Kensington Police and Community Youth Centre (PCYC) has received a $10,000 grant as part of the Commonwealth Bank Community Grants program. The grant will contribute to the restoration of the outdoor basketball courts at the centre, and the delivery of youth activities such as boxing. Upgraded facilities will allow local… Continue Reading