Events and Forums

ACWA 2018 Conference Program Now Available

ACWA has just released the detailed program for our national conference, which opens in Sydney on August 20. ACWA 2018 will focus on the continuing endeavours of our sector to provide better outcomes for vulnerable children, young people and families. The three-day program offers a rich array of keynotes by internationally acclaimed speakers, masterclasses and concurrent […]

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Education Champions Workshop for Carers and Caseworkers

As part of our Let Them Learn project ACWA is teaming up with UTS and the Why Not You Project to provide a University Experience Day on Thursday, July 26, for students from Years 9-12 who are in care. Highlights of the day will include a Code and Design 3D Modelling Workshop for the teens and an Education Champions […]

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Upcoming Event Schedule

Regular Events

ACWA Conference

ACWA's biennial conference is the longest running child and family conference in Australasia.

Foster Care Week

Foster Care Week aims to celebrate and acknowledge the work of NSW's foster carers.

Best Practice Forums

The ACWA Best Practice Forum is used for strategic sector capacity building.

Transition to Independence Forum

The Transition to Independence Forum provides the opportunity for a variety of service providers to meet and discuss issues relevant to their workplace.

Out-of-Home-Care Forums

ACWA’s Out-Of-Home Care Forums provide an opportunity for practitioners in service delivery to examine OOHC issues, discuss key areas of common interest and concern and to network with other care providers.

Research Forums

As part of our research activities, ACWA convenes a Research Forum