Association of Children's Welfare Agencies


The Association of Children's Welfare Agencies (ACWA) is the NSW non-government peak body representing the voice of community organisations working with vulnerable children, young people and their families.

We work with our members, partners, government and non-government agencies and other peak bodies to bring about positive systemic reform that will deliver better outcomes to the lives of children and young people, including those living in out-of-home care.

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25 Oct 2017

This report from ACWA gives a snapshot of the level of engagement in education of children and young people in out-of-home care in New South Wales.


29 Mar 2010

At the time that ACWA initiated this piece of research it was felt that there was a dearth of Australian specific material available on which coherent policy could be based. Since that time there has been growing academic interest in the area. The...

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