Tag Archive: Roebourne PCYC

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

Roebourne PCYC expands safeSPACE program

February 28, 2019 1:00 pm

Roebourne PCYC safeSPACE program provides a safe place for at risk young people in Roebourne to participate in a variety of activities and programs. WA Police Minister Michelle Roberts has announced a $241,560 Lotterywest grant to fund two part-time sports co-ordinators, for the next two years, to expand the safeSPACE… Continue Reading

Prestigious medal for Roebourne Police Officer

September 5, 2018 2:23 pm

Sergeant Steve Taylor spends most of his time off with youth at Roebourne PCYC, volunteering as a football umpire on Friday nights and building relationships with local community members. In a recent awards ceremony, the dedicated officer was recognised for his commitment to the goals of the WA Police Force,… 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

Roebourne PCYC Secures Funds to Engage Youth in Sport

February 7, 2018 2:12 pm

Roebourne PCYC has been selected as one of 14 groups to receive funding from Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries Youth Engagement Scheme (YES) designed to help strengthen local communities by engaging disconnected youth. Roebourne PCYC will receive a fantastic $30,000 to go towards a Sports Activity Co-ordinator… Continue Reading

Funding keeps Roebourne PCYC Safe Space program alive

December 4, 2017 1:11 pm

The Department of Communities have committed funding to continue the Roebourne Police and Community Youth Centres (PCYC) Friday Night Safe Space program which includes the Nightfields program, delivered in collaboration with WA Football Commission and the WA Police Force. Roebourne PCYC Friday Night Safe Space will run from 6:00pm –… Continue Reading

Roebourne PCYC helps make reading fun with new Fridge Library

October 15, 2017 12:20 pm

  The new Fridge Library at Roebourne PCYC founded by the Barrow Family, is open to the public with rows full of colourful children’s books! The fridge library was made possible with a donated Aggreko glass-fronted fridge from Karratha depot, who also fitted out the street library fridge for free.… Continue Reading