Tag Archive: youth diversionary programs

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

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

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

Carnorvan police, Carnorvan PCYC, GFA

Police and Community kicking goals in Carnarvon

July 27, 2018 8:21 am

Youth Crime Intervention Officers and Ngala (RSAS) staff helped kick off the Gascoyne football season in May running until 17 August. With sponsorship from local businesses – Westerly Contractors, Woolworths Carnarvon and the Aboriginal Biodiversity Conservation Foundation – the Carnarvon PCYC Kingsford Lions have had a bountiful season remaining undefeated, perhaps… Continue Reading