Centre for Community Welfare Training

The Centre for Community Welfare Training (CCWT) 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 is the training arm of the Association of Children's Welfare Agencies (ACWA), a Registered Training Organisation.

CCWT provides both short courses and In-House training as well as specialised programs, coaching and supervision.

If you are booking into face-to-face training please read our COVID-19 safety protocols before attending.

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1,000 community workers across NSW to receive free professional Coercive Control training

The Centre of Community Welfare Training (CCWT) have been successful in winning the tender to rollout Coercive Control training, funded by the Department of Communities and Justice (DCJ), to help address the concerning number of women experiencing abuse in their intimate relationships. The free training program has been designed to upskill the state’s 1,000+ specialised […]

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Family Preservation Redesign Submission

ACWA thanks its members for their input to our submission on Redesigning Family Preservation in NSW. ACWA members provided extensive input through an online consultation forum with members of the ACWA Family Preservation Collaborative, and written input from agencies addressing key aspects of the redesign, raising points directly with ACWA. Members of the Family Preservation […]

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Large gathering of local and international child and family specialists to address disadvantage at major conference

After a six-year hiatus, the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA) international conference is making a long-awaited comeback, with a jam-packed program designed to tackle the most critical issues facing vulnerable children, families, and young people. ACWA CEO, Maree Walk, says: “It’s a thrill that we’ve been able to bring back one of the sector’s […]

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