Events and Forums

ACWA 18 Conference: International Keynote Update

We’re delighted to welcome the following four international speakers to our ACWA 18 conference program: Andy Kendrick (Professor of Residential Child Care at the University of Strathclyde), Harriet Ward (Professor of Child and Family Research at Loughborough University), John Simmonds (Director of Policy, Research and Development at CoramBAAF) and Nina Biehal (Professor of Social Work […]

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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