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.
ACWA Conference 2018
20th – 22nd August
If you’re looking to squeeze in some professional training before year’s end, why not consider the following CCWT offerings: Community Engagement and Consultation Date: 30 October Venue: Sydney Presenter: Grace Leotta Target Group: Workers and managers who undertake community engagement and consultation Apply community engagement best practice to plan, facilitate and evaluate engagement processes, and […]Read more
ACWA’s Acting CEO Dr Wendy Foote reflects on changes announced by PwC Australia to its parental leave policy this week that will support staff members who are foster and kinship carers: An interesting development has taken place in corporate Australia this week, with accounting giant PwC unveiling details of its new HR policy that aims […]Read more
ACWA has welcomed changes by PwC Australia to its parental leave policy that will support staff who are foster and kinship carers.The Sydney Morning Herald reports.Read more