Tag Archive: Safe Space

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

Success for Popular Fremantle PCYC Holiday Program

February 9, 2018 12:23 pm

The popular Fremantle PCYC Safe Space School Holiday program was a huge hit this year with an average of 20 young people attending each day to engage in a wide array of fun activities in a safe and friendly environment! The program this year was jam-packed full of activities for… 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

Kalgoorlie PCYC Receives Close to $850,000 in Safe Space Funding

November 7, 2017 11:22 am

The Federal Government has announced it will invest $843,754 to continue to deliver the Kalgoorlie PCYC Safe Space project. With the investment is part of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet’s Indigenous Advancement Strategy, the funding will support an initiative that helps at-risk youth and reducing contact with the… Continue Reading

Refurbished Teenage Hangout Room at Collie PCYC!

October 17, 2017 11:50 am

Collie PCYC has officially reopened their Safe Space Teenage Hangout Room after renovations made possible thanks to the help of their amazing community. Thank you to the agencies and youth involved, with special thanks to Bendigo Bank who covered the costs for sheeting the room, ceilings, electrical work, painting, floor coverings… Continue Reading

Safe Space – Zone 51 relaunches at Kensington PCYC

March 1, 2017 1:07 pm

Kensington PCYC last week relaunched its latest intervention program, called Safe Space – Zone 51. The program, received $30,000 of funding from the Royal Perth Golf Club, runs on Friday afternoons from 3.00 – 6.00pm. Two youth workers will deliver a mixture of diversionary and recreational activities both in-centre and out… Continue Reading

Art emerges as Collie’s cultural connection

February 21, 2017 2:17 pm

Collie PCYC has begun teaming up with Collie Art Gallery’s Emergence project to encourage the town’s young people to engage with art. The Emergence project uses art as a form of therapy and is delivered by qualified facilitators. Collie PCYC Centre Manager Linda Gallagher said that art could be used… Continue Reading