ANZAC Day is of special significance to Parkerville Children and Youth Care; all but one of the orphaned boys brought to Australia by the Sisters in 1901 enlisted, and six of them never returned.
On the 18th of April 2018, Parkerville Children and Youth Care Chief Executive Basil Hanna, was called to interview on the morning radio segment on 6PR to discuss the current issues surrounding Child Abuse in WA. Listen to the segment to find out more about the issues we are facing as a community as well […]
Slime-tastic WHEN two Parkerville youngsters started making slime in their backyard, no one could have foreseen how their success would also help children and youth in need. Blayz Meredith, 8, and his step-sister Jorja Trew, 10, are not only taking on the business world with their Slime FX birthday parties but their generosity is making […]
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FOR many years, Midland has been the main shopping hub for farmers travelling to and from the Perth metropolitan area. Spreading either side of the Great Eastern Highway at the base of Greenmount, Midland is considered a gateway to regional WA, with access to the northern, central and eastern Wheatbelt. Midland was occupied by settlers […]
What is the Safeguarding Children Program and how does that make us Child Safe? The Safeguarding Children Program is a unique voluntary accreditation scheme run by the Australian Childhood Foundation for organisations who have a duty of care to children and young people. The training and ongoing support systematically builds the capacity of organisations to […]
Parkerville Children and Youth Care were named finalists in this year’s AIM WA Business Pinnacle Awards in the category of Innovation Excellence. A team of 20 from the organisation, board and our partners WA Police and Department of Communities attended the gala event to represent the ongoing work at the George Jones Child Advocacy Centre […]
Life as a Therapeutic Foster Carer I’m sure everyone with children would agree with the statement that “parenting is one of the hardest, yet most rewarding jobs on the planet”; but what is it like to be the primary carer for children who have suffered trauma from abuse? We have a team of extremely dedicated, […]
We have just released our latest Annual Report 2017/2018 edition. Inside our Annual Report you will find the very latest information on what has been happening at Parkerville Children and Youth care in the past 12 months, case studies to help you understand what some of our clients go through as well as information on our […]