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Nominations now open for the WA Youth Awards, celebrating outstanding young people and youth organisations across the state.

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WA Youth Services Directory

Explore the WA Youth Services Directory, your new hub for youth services in Western Australia.

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2021: YACWA Pre-Budget Submission 2022-23

YACWA's 2022-23 Pre-Budget Submission has been developed in order to provide guidance to the State Government in using its enviable economic position to truly improve the lives of vulnerable young Western Australians, and create a sustainable system of care.


2022: Joint Media Release – Sector Response to Banksia Hill Detention Centre Report


2017: YACWA’s Pre-Budget Submission 2017-2018

This submission will provide a series of recommendations to Government for next year’s budget that builds on members feedback through areas identified in responses to our Members Survey, this consultation paper, and previous areas of YACWAs work.

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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