Who cares for kids in trauma? Childhood abuse and trauma has far reaching consequences into the lives of many people. Parkerville Children and Youth Care works to help kids move past the effects of trauma and cares for them through their recovery. Parkerville CEO Basil Hanna talks about the effects of childhood trauma and his […]
This week we proudly celebrate NAIDOC week. This year’s theme celebrates the essential role that women have played – and continue to play – as active and significant role models at the community, local, state and national levels. Parkerville Children and Youth Care are taking part in the celebrations throughout the Perth Metro region. Our […]
In Australia, one in four girls and one in six boys will be abused before the age of 18. It’s a confronting statistic but one that could also be conservative. According to Parkerville Children and Youth Care Clinical Psychologist Amanda Paton, these numbers could actually be a higher than expected. “The biggest problem […]
The Fathering Project helps fathers and father – figures realise how important they are in a child’s life. More engaged dads equal better outcomes for children. Well done to the entire Fathering Project team for your continued efforts in making a difference to the lives of WA kids.
Local Western Australian Not-for-profit Parkerville Children and Youth Care, is taking the lead in building Australia’s second and largest Child Advocacy Centre, The Stan & Jean Perron Child Advocacy Centre in Midland, WA. On Tuesday the 8th of May Parkerville Children and Youth Care along with invited guests took part in the Turning of […]
On Wednesday night Parkerville Children and Youth Care were announced as winners at the 2018 Community Services Excellence Awards, acknowledging the work done at our George Jones Child Advocacy Centre and our innovative Multiagency Investigation and Support Team (MIST). We’ve been recognised as a large organisation that has made a positive difference to individuals, families and […]
AN Armadale organisation working to protect and advocate for young people who have experienced trauma from abuse has been named a finalist in the Community Services Excellence Awards. Parkerville Children and Youth Care is one of four shortlisted in the ‘Large Organisation’ category in recognition for their work at the George Jones Child Advocacy Centre […]