ACWA is continuing to work with our members and stakeholders as part of our Let Them Learn advocacy work to find and implement solutions to address the unmet educational needs of children and young people in out-of-home care (OOHC). Education and OOHC Advisory Committee The voice and experience of our members, particularly of the practitioners […]
The implementation of the Permanency Support Program (PSP) is one of the most significant changes made to the NSW child protection and out-of-home care (OOHC) systems in decades. For the sector, this new program brings with it substantial reforms to child protection and out-of-home care practice and culture. Under the PSP, NGOs are now required […]
ACWA CEO Andrew MCallum speaks with ABC RN Drive in regard to proposed changes in NSW to child protection and adoption laws.
CCWT’s new Training Calendar is due to be released in mid-December, so make sure to keep an eye out for it in the mail. 2019 will also see a return of a revised Wallchart. Organisations will notice some changes to both our 2019 Calendar and Wallchart as CCWT moves to a more flexible model of course scheduling […]
The following Fact Sheets present up to date and easy to access information on the Premier’s Youth Initiative (PYI) pilot program that provides services to young people leaving out-of-home care: PYI Program Information for Caseworkers Fact Sheet – outlines the PYI program, eligibility, criteria and core service elements with information about the roles of key […]