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.
18-year-old Monique had one of the hardest starts in life, with an absent father and severe bullying at school that led to depression and anxiety. Thankfully, PCYC was a constant in Monique’s life since she was eight years old. A safe place that she could come to, be herself, enjoy…
Kununurra PCYC received a generous donation from Fair Game Sports Equipment Inc. of pre-loved sports equipment and runners to give to children in the local community. Jane Cartwright, Kununurra Centre Manager, said she was delighted to be able provide children and young people in the community with equipment to play…
18-year-old Imran passes his driving test with flying colours thanks to the Broome PCYC Drive to the Future Program. In Western Australian remote and regional towns, the only way to get to work is by car. So being able to drive is crucial. Unfortunately, getting a licence to drive is…