Book now and save $250 off your ACWA Conference 2024 ticket

Early bird registrations* are now open! If you book from now until March 28, you will save $250 off the standard registration fee. The ACWA Conference 2024 returns to Sydney this June (5-7), offering a program packed full of international speakers, interactive masterclasses, networking and social engagements, plus the latest research, news and information for […]

Read more

A game-changing week

A huge congratulations to SNAICC – National Voice for our Children CEO Catherine Liddle and the team, and the Coalition of Peaks, whose push for the introduction of a National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Commissioner, finally came to fruition yesterday. SNAICC – National Voice for our Children and its many supporters spent years tirelessly advocating for the position, which will provide ‘evidence-based change to policies […]

Read more

ACWA launches ‘Strategy to Action’ event series

On 8 November 2023, ACWA held its first ‘Strategy to Action day,’ which brought together over 100 practitioners and executives from our member organisations, as well as academics and invited guests, for a jam-packed day of knowledge-sharing across two topic streams—Family Preservation and Out-of-Home Care (OOHC). The Family Preservation stream explored ‘what’s working in our […]

Read more

FACS Youth Consult for Change is Recruiting New Members

Do you know a young person who would make a great consultant and advocate for children and young people in care? The Department of Family and Community Services is looking for 12 young people from across NSW to join the FACS Youth Consult for Change group. This is a great opportunity for young people to […]

Read more