Foster Care Week in NSW

Foster Care Week Foster Care Week is an annual event that has been running in NSW since 1990. Coordinated by the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA) with the support of non-government foster care agencies and other partners, Foster Care Week aims to both celebrate and acknowledge the work of NSW’s foster carers and raise […]

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Introducing Our New Personal Profile Website Feature

You may have noticed that our website has undergone a significant revamp, including a new and improved online registration process for our events and CCWT training courses. But there is another new feature that you may not yet know about. As a website user, you now have your own personal profile which will enable you […]

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Foster Care Week 2017 Picnic Day: Save the Date

ACWA is gearing up again for our annual Foster Care Week Picnic Day, to be held this year on Sunday September 10. This popular and vibrant event marks the commencement of the annual Foster Care Week. This theme for this year’s picnic is ‘Get Active’, with picnic-goers encouraged to dress up as their favourite sporting […]

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Collecting Data… So Much More Than Numbers

Every organisation aspires to delivering quality services. CCWT presenter and impact specialist Beth Stockton outlines the case for measuring outcomes: For many years a ‘do we or don’t we’ debate has existed around measuring outcomes, with human service organisations rightfully concerned about the time and resources required to do it well. While absolutely committed to […]

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New Workshops at CCWT!

Join Mel Harrison from People with Disability Australia (PWD) in her NEW workshop Responding to Sexual Assault for People with Intellectual Disability. This workshop, to be held in Sydney on August 21, will provide professionals who work with people with disability with the information needed to respond appropriately to cases of sexual assault including information […]

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