Emergency service in good hands
PCYC emergency service cadets Childers meet every Wednesday (excluding school holidays).
The meetings are at the SES shed on North St, Childers, from 3.30pm to 5.30pm. New members are welcome to join. The PCYC emergency service cadets is for high school-aged children from 12-17 years.
Local co-ordinator of the PCYC emergency service cadets in Childers Rhy Baker said it was fantastic the community was getting behind the cadets.
“Emergency services need our support and the young cadets are enjoying the training and the community events,” she said.
The cadets learn skills and train with all local emergency services, including police, ambulance, the SES, Queensland Fire and Rescue and surf lifesavers.
Ms Baker said Childers cadets had achieved Cadet Group of the Year 2014 (statewide award) and second at the State Youth Games in Brisbane in March this year.
For more information, contact Rhy Baker on 0424 614 218.
PCYC CADETS LINE UP: Fred Deller-Smith, Brighton Baker, Maddy Engle, Brodie Bache, Matthew Rayner, Thomas Clatworthy, Danni Morris, Alex Cottam, Austen Hardy, Kirrili Schimpf, Alex Coyne, Imogen Baker, Alysha Bolstad Kya Ely, Brianna McMahon, Tyrone Shaw, Jasmine Harper, Jonathan Newsome and Emily Clatworthy.