What’s New at ACWA: August Update

Welcome to our latest ‘What’s New at ACWA’ newsletter. It’s been a while since we provided a full update on what’s been happening at ACWA. The first half of the year has proved to be both productive and challenging on a number of fronts with much achieved and some exciting initiatives in the wings! Read […]

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CCWT New Short Courses 2022

Looking for professional development? Search the Key Learning Areas to find our latest CCWT short course dates. Not sure where to start? Take a look at our Essential Courses page or use our Plan Your Learning tool. CCWT is here to help you with your professional learning and development needs. If you have any questions, please don’t […]

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Online safety resources for carers and children & young people in care

ACWA is pleased to announce the completion of its national project – funded by an online safety grant from the eSafety Commissioner – to co-design and develop resources aimed at raising awareness of online safety among children and young people in care and their caregivers. The resources include a series of short videos for children […]

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Morri Young

Vale Morri Young

We are very sad to announce the recent passing of Morri Young OAM, CEO of ACWA from 1986 to 1997 and one of our strongest supporters thereafter. Morri began his a career as a social worker in the child protection system, with the then Department of Community Services (DOCS). He became known for his passionate […]

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ACWA 2021 AGM: Board Election and Constitution Changes

ACWA has welcomed a fresh face to our Board, with the election of Narang Bir-rong’s CEO, Heidi Bradshaw. The Board election results were declared at ACWA’s 2021 Annual General Meeting, held on November 4. The other two Board positions up for election were filled by returning directors, Dr Lisa Griffiths (OzChild) and Dr Robyn Miller […]

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