Tag Archive: Rockingham PCYC

Mineral Resources expands Rockingham PCYC training facility

July 2, 2019 9:24 am

Rockingham PCYC has received $100,000 from Mineral Resources Limited to construct a purpose-built training facility to deliver our Weld to Life and Certificate I Automotive programs. The support allows Rockingham PCYC to continue to provide key training opportunities for youth who are disengaged from mainstream education, or deemed at risk.… Continue Reading

Shooting hoops at Rockingham PCYC

May 2, 2019 11:23 am

Rockingham PCYC Saturday Night Basketball program focuses on engaging up to 40 disengaged young people per session, aged 10 – 17 years within the Rockingham area. The sessions also include music, healthy lifestyle mentoring and education, a meal and safe travel to and from the venue. The program is funded… Continue Reading

Rockingham PCYC raises funds for Warnbro Community High School

December 17, 2018 8:30 am

Rockingham PCYC Goals 4 Life students recently visited Warnbro Community High School to present a cheque as part of their Small Favours Community Project. Students were involved in the conceptualising including coming up with the program name Small Favours, and the execution of a community project where they raised funds… Continue Reading

Weld to Life – Graduating with dragons

December 3, 2018 4:31 pm

Rockingham PCYC Weld to Life graduate … with dragons! Rockingham PCYC Weld to Life students excelled in Semester Two of Weld to Life, and for a PCYC first, build their very first patio heater prototype! But not just any old outdoor heater. Graduating last Thursday on 29 November, the students… 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

Kalgoorlie PCYC shines at States Air Rifle Championship

September 14, 2018 4:27 pm

The 2018 WA PCYC States Air Rifle Championship was held in early September at Rockingham PCYC. The Championship saw a total of 110 shooters compete over the two-day event, with Novice and Adults competing on Saturday and Juniors and Seniors competing on the Sunday. In total, eight WA PCYC centres… Continue Reading

Lifeline and Rockingham Partner to Tackle Suicide

August 31, 2018 3:47 pm

Rockingham PCYC is proud to be partnering with Lifeline WA to bring a series of workshops delivered by Lifeline WA which will work with young people and their community, to develop the skills and knowledge to talk about suicide. Lifeline WA is reaching out to local communities which have been… Continue Reading

Hand-ups help lower handouts

June 28, 2018 1:59 pm

Rockingham PCYC Centre Manager, Justin Sambell, runs a tight ship with a big heart. It’s graduation day for a group of seven Rockingham youths. Receiving their TAFE accredited Weld to Life Certificate I in Metals and Engineering hasn’t come easily for any of them. Shuffling their feet, the attention of… 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 new Mural at Rockingham PCYC

April 27, 2018 2:06 pm

Youth from Rockingham Police and Community Youth Centre (PCYC) have been busy painting up a storm with renowned urban artist Jerome Davenport. The mural has been made possible with the support of a Centenary Grant of $10,000 from Commonwealth Bank Rockingham Branch. Five youth from Rockingham PCYC came together during… Continue Reading