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ACWA has recently released its latest edition of developing practice (Issue 44), which is guest edited by Families Australia CEO Dr Brian Babington. The theme covered in this issue is ‘Child safety...
ACWA CEO Andrew McCallum and Deputy CEO Wendy Foote appeared before a hearing of the NSW parliamentary inquiry into child protection last week to expand on issues contained within the organisation’s...
Child protection caseworkers will receive a valuable introduction into safety centred practice in an upcoming two-day CCWT training course in November. In the meantime, workshop presenters Eleonora...
Presentations from ACWA’s 2016 Conference, Pathways to Protection and Permanency: Getting it Right for Children, Young People and Families, are now available on ACWA's website . In the meantime, stay...
Join CCWT for a range of upcoming courses around NSW! Annette Posimani will present a workshop for residential care workers and foster care workers who are new in their role and want to learn...
October is set to bring some fantastic CCWT courses to several areas of NSW including Coffs Harbour, Newcastle, Albury and Tamworth. Make sure to check them out! If you are a member of a management...
This year’s Foster Care Week celebrations culminated on September 17 with the 2016 Kids in Care Cup. Specially formed Aboriginal rugby league teams from across NSW converged on Sid Parrish Park at...
ACWA kicked off NSW’s 26 th Foster Care Week celebrations in September with a massive Superhero-themed picnic day in the beautiful grounds of Western Sydney Parklands. Once again, we were blessed...
October is filled with some amazing training opportunities for professionals working in the welfare sector in NSW. For those working in the area of out-of-home care (OOHC), make sure to check out our...
Here is the second article in Caryn Walsh’s ‘Empowering Women, Empowering Lives’ series: Research abounds about the gender disparity in the business, political and legal spheres and how relatively...

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