Tag Archive: Safe Space

Kalgoorlie PCYC grant backs gym aid for local youth

June 11, 2019 10:52 pm

Kalgoorlie PCYC will deliver a new gymnastics program for disadvantaged and disengaged youth, made possible through a State Government grant. The Kalgoorlie Youth Gymnastics Club has receives $10,000 to start the program, which is part of the Kalgoorlie PCYC safeSPACE initiative The Kalgoorlie PCYC safeSPACE program, delivered Wednesday – Friday… Continue Reading

Kalgoorlie PCYC Centre Manager committed to helping youth

April 25, 2019 8:52 pm

Shannon Wierobiej, newly appointed Kalgoorlie PCYC Centre Manager, believes she has an important role to fill in nurturing young people within the community. Shannon started working part time at Kalgoorlie PCYC, as the administration and recreation coordinator, and said it was definitely an ‘eye opener’. After her appointment as Centre… Continue Reading

$234,851 grant supports safeSPACE at Midland PCYC

April 11, 2019 1:57 pm

Midland PCYC was awarded a $234,815 grant by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, 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… 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