The Geraldton Regional Community Education Centre (GRCEC) is a non government, not-for-profit, incorporated community organisation.  It has operated in the Mid West Gascoyne and Murchison regions of Western Australia, delivering a diverse range of programmes, since 1975.

Our Vision

Strong communities and families where children and young people are valued and connected and realise a future full of possibility.

Our Purpose

GRCEC is committed to providing services to children, youth and families to build individual, family and community capacity.  We deliver services in education and care; transition to and through education, training and employment; individual and family support; counselling; partnership development and service co-ordination.  We work to build connections between people including other non government agencies, government, business and the wider community.

Our Values

Respect and self worth: We are committed to supporting and nurturing the aspirations, self worth, dignity and mutual respect of all people.
Sense of belonging: We believe in and encourage inclusiveness, community spirit and a sense of responsibility to each other.
Teamwork: We work together to build collaborative partnerships between staff, programs and the community.
Trust and responsibility: We apply principles of honesty and integrity and ensure ethical and accountable approaches in all we do.
Impact: We want to make a difference by providing access to high quality and innovative services that are responsive to the needs of the children, young people and families in our community.

Our Team

GRCEC Administrators

Director:   Jenny Allen
Finance Manager:  Peta Davey
Administration Assistants:  Grady Smith & Sylvia Purslow
Operations Manager:  Suzanne Carter
Casual Administration:  Milena Milasinovic
Maintenance Officer: Gavin Carvill

Board of Management

TREASURER – Katherine Allen
COMMITTEE MEMBERS –  Kim Weatherston, Peta Davey, Kevin Grigsby, Charlene Watters, Jenny Clayton, Nick Duigan, Lorraine Lambert

Our Funders

The Geraldton Regional Community Education Centre wishes to acknowledge the assistance of the following organisations:

  • Department for Child Protection and Family Support
  • WA Department of Education
  • Australian Government Department of Education
  • Department of Social Services
  • Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
  • Lotterywest
  • Department of Education Services
  • City of Greater Geraldton
  • Aurizon

We also wish to acknowledge the help and assistance from the people of the Midwest and Gascoyne as well as the schools, businesses and community groups of the region.