Un-Fair-Ground Conference 2018

11-12 October. This year we are disrupting the conventions of traditional conference structure, making it one of our most exciting years yet!

Un-Fair-Ground Conference '18

Catalyst for Change 2017 Youth Summit Report

The report from the 2017 Catalyst Youth Summit is ready! This report shares the major findings from the summit.

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Catalyst For Change Youth Summit Report 2017

The report from the 2017 Catalyst Youth Summit is ready!


Trauma-Informed Practice Symposium

There is an urgent need for the sector to respond to the physical, psychological and emotional needs of children and youth who have experienced trauma. Research indicates that adopting a trauma-informed approach to service delivery supports healing and empowers our young people.


Media Release with Youth Work WA – Appropriate Anti-Bullying Program Absent in Federal Budget

YACWA and Youth Work WA call on the Federal Government to implement a secular national anti-bullying program.

YACWA is a united, independent and active advocate for the non-government youth sector and young people.

Focusing on young people’s varied needs at local, State and Federal Government level, YACWA works to engender and enhance positive community attitudes towards young people. Our work is guided by the values of respect, equity, integrity and the celebration of diversity.

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