Tag Archive: Safe Space

$234,851 grant supports safeSPACE at Midland PCYC

April 11, 2019 1:57 pm

Midland PCYC was awarded a $234,815 grant by the Safer Communities Fund to deliver the safeSPACE program for local youth until March 2020. The Midland PCYC safeSPACE program will provide a safe space in Midland for youth and youth at risk to ‘Hang and Chill’ on Monday and Saturday afternoons… 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

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

$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

Boost for youth programs at Fremantle PCYC

May 1, 2018 12:39 pm

Fremantle Police and Community Youth Centres (PCYC) will receive $ 225,339 to deliver their Safe Space program for the next three years. Provided by the Australian Government, Department of Social Services, the grant is part of the Strong and Resilient Communities Activity. Fremantle PCYC Safe Space program currently provides a… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Relaunch After $1.2 Million Upgrade

April 24, 2018 3:00 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC held their official centre relaunch on Thursday the 19th April 2018, after undergoing a $1.2 million upgrade as part of the $10.25M state-wide infrastructure upgrade program. Hon Michelle Roberts MLA; Minister for Police and Road Safety and Commissioner of Police, Mr Chris Dawson APM attended with other dignitaries… Continue Reading

Success for Geraldton PCYC Safe Space Program

March 26, 2018 12:09 pm

Geraldton PCYC recently launched their Safe Space program, and have had a fantastic turnout, with over 342 youth attending during the last month. The Safe Space program’s aim is to help keep unsupervised young people off the streets on Thursday nights by offering a safe environment where they can get… Continue Reading

Exciting Projects Underway at Kalgoorlie PCYC

February 28, 2018 1:26 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC​ have been busy adding some much needed colour to  their centre with even more exciting projects on the way in 2018. The mural, featuring the Kalgoorlie mine shaft at sunset, has been made possible thanks to the assistance of Headspace Youth Action Group along with Bunnings who supplied… Continue Reading