Candid conversations helps drive impactful lasting change for Aboriginal children in out-of-home care

Capturing the essence of this year’s Reconciliation Week’s theme, Now More Than Ever, over 200 guests attended the Aboriginal Transition Information Session at Penrith Panthers Club on Wednesday 29 May, jointly hosted by AbSec, ACWA, Narang Bir-rong Aboriginal Corporation and KARI. These forums facilitate necessary conversations between all stakeholders involved in the process of transferring […]

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Family Preservation Redesign Submission

ACWA thanks its members for their input to our submission on Redesigning Family Preservation in NSW. ACWA members provided extensive input through an online consultation forum with members of the ACWA Family Preservation Collaborative, and written input from agencies addressing key aspects of the redesign, raising points directly with ACWA. Members of the Family Preservation […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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