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 short courses and in-house training as well as specialised programs, coaching and supervision.
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Doing better for children and families: Innovate, lead, change On behalf of the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA), we invite you to join us at the ACWA 2018 Conference to be held at the outstanding International Convention Centre Sydney. The Conference is in the convenient location of Darling Harbour overlooking the ferries, shops and […]Read more
Our 2018 Events Calendar displays a range of events that ACWA has coming up this year, including dates for our national conference as well as regular out-of-home care forums.Read more
Family and Community Services Minister Pru Goward will be joining ACWA and AbSsec members for morning tea on February 21 to take questions and share her thoughts on key issues currently affecting the sector. Register via our Morning Tea with the Minister event page.Read more
ACWA joins SNAICC this Australia Day in acknowledging the impact that colonisation continues to have on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children today.Read more
With the threat of hacking on the rise, cyber security has become a necessity for NGOs. So how do we ensure that cyber breaches do not occur? ACWA is bringing together two experts – Stuart Hutcheon, specialist consultant and partner in auditing firm StewartBrown, and cyber security expert Keith Price, Director and Principal Consultant Black Swan […]Read more