Australia’s pre-eminent youth organisation working with Police and community to empower young people to reach their potential.
We get young people active in life.
We work with young people to develop their skills, character and leadership.
We reduce and prevent crime by and against young people.
PCYC was established in 1937 by Police Commissioner William John Mackay. It was a partnership forged with the community via Rotary to provide young people with a safe and positive alternative. Over 80 years later that vision has grown and now operates in 64 sport and recreational locations across NSW and is one of Australia’s leading youth-focused organisations.
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Workplace Giving – why is it worth it?
Workplace giving is one of PCYC NSW’s most successful fundraising projects and one that thousands of employees use to support our work. We thought these observations might be interesting: New Australian research examines the giving habits of young Australians at work (extract) By Evelyn Liu, Henry Wells, Connor Taylor, Tiago Schmidt and Fiona Siu Workplace […]
PCYC NSW- a provider of the rebate program.
We are excited to announce that PCYC NSW, will be a provider of the Active Kids rebate program. WHAT IS THE ACTIVE KIDS REBATE PROGRAM? The NSW Government announced the Active Kids Rebate in the 2017-18 State Budget on June 19, 2017. The rebate supports the NSW Premier’s, Gladys Berejiklian, priority to reduce overweight and […]
Northern Beaches club officially opened
The Governor of NSW and patron of PCYC NSW, His Excellency General David Hurley officially opened the state’s newest police citizens youth club – PCYC Northern Beaches – at Dee Why last Friday. His Excellency and Mrs Linda Hurley joined about 150 guests to celebrate the completion of the $25 million project, which has been […]
Successes at Booyah graduation
The first students graduated with the Project Booyah program at Bateau Bay last Thursday. Twelve young women, pictured above, successfully completed the program, receiving their certificate I in retail and all young women either obtained employment or engaged in education. Throughout the 12-week program, they worked well with a trainer, youth worker and police officers […]
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