Association of Children's Welfare Agencies
The Association of Children's Welfare Agencies (ACWA) is the NSW non-government peak body representing the voice of community organisations working with vulnerable children, young people and their families.
We work with our members, partners, government and non-government agencies and other peak bodies to bring about positive systemic reform that will deliver better outcomes to the lives of children and young people, including those living in out-of-home care.
Centre for Community Welfare Training
The Centre for Community Welfare Training (CCWT) is a Registered Training Organisation which provides cost effective and accessible training opportunities for people working across the community welfare sector in NSW, in particular those working with vulnerable children, young people and families.
CCWT provides both calendar and in-house training as well as specialised programs, coaching and supervision.
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 […]Read more
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 […]Read more
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 […]Read more