In 2016-2017 we redefined our program scope in order to improve our service delivery and grant and sponsorship outcomes, who now more readily appreciate the difference they are making in communities and Western Australia.
Addressing the identified need to for our organisation to deliver similar youth programs and activities at multiple centers, across the state, our core program scope has been reduced and standardised, to deliver more focused intervention and crime reduction strategies.
The following programs include:
safeSPACE programs run at multiple centres, providing young people with a safe place to hang out, participate in activities and programs, and to access youth workers and services.
Stepping Stones is a certified numeracy and literacy program for year 11 and 12 students who are disengaged from mainstream education.
The Drive to the Future program is delivered in partnership with the the WA Police Force, providing young people at risk with the opportunity to obtain a motor vehicle licence.
Full Throttle is a diversionary program focusing on the restoration of damaged, dumped and donated bikes, engaging youth in a safe environment while they learn the benefits of contributing to the community and volunteering.
Off the Rails is an intervention program that aims to reduce antisocial behaviour in Perth City, and suburbs along the train line, but providing young people at risk with activities to engage in on weeknights and weekends.
As per the State Government announcement, WA’s lock down ended at midnight on Sunday 26 of April, meaning we were able to re-open the doors for the six PCYC centres that were affected by the lock down (Fremantle, Gosnells, Kensington, Subiaco, Rockingham and Midand). However, some restrictions remain in place…
Fremantle PCYC recorded their highest numbers of participants at their Breakfast Club in March, serving a total of 223 hot breakfasts and 186 packed lunches to young people before they attend school. Thanks to the Fremantle Foundation and donors of Impact 100, Fremantle PCYC are able to provide an average…
A virtual and interactive driving simulator has made an exciting new addition to the Drive to the Future Program at Geraldton PCYC, helping to educate young drivers about road hazards and speed reduction in a fun way. Complete with a steering wheel, driver pedals, manual transmission, seat belt and driver’s…