New One to One Pre-Authorisation Training for Kinship Carers

ACWA is excited to announce the launch of our Shared Lives Relative Kinship carer training package, designed to be delivered one to one in relative kinship carers’ homes. This brand new package is based on ACWA’s existing Shared Lives Foster Carer training package, covering the essential topics of developmental trauma and repair parenting. Like our Foster Carer package, it is delivered […]

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Leadership Program Ignites Student Brain Power

While delegates were learning about the latest in child and family welfare practice at ACWA’s conference last week, there was plenty of cognitive activity taking place back at ACWA headquarters as our 2018 Community Leadership Program class took part in the latest session, Igniting Brains for Leadership, in their seven month leadership and development journey. The […]

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CCWT Training Needs Survey Results

CCWT received more than 200 responses to our 2018 training needs survey, which we conducted recently to help us determine how we are faring in terms of the scope and quality of our training services as well as to analyse emerging training needs within the NSW community sector workforce. Notably, 95 per cent of respondents view […]

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New Joint Protocol Training for Residential Care Workers

ACWA is pleased to advise that the training module designed to support staff working in out-of-home care residential services to implement the Joint Protocol for Young People in Residential Out-of-Home Care with the Criminal Justice System is now up and running. The training package is available on ACWA’s Learning Management System, and can be accessed using these […]

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Our Next Generation of Sector Leaders Start Unlocking Their Potential

Our Community Leadership Program class of 2018 gathered at ACWA last week to begin the journey to unlock their leadership potential. The first step in this dynamic learning and development experience involved face to face workshops offering new insights into leadership principles and practices. Ross Nicol presented on the topic ‘Yourself as Leader’, while Sharryn […]

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