YACWA Professional Services

YACWA Consulting is our fee for service arm of the organisation. With 40 years of experience years working with young people and the sector that supports them, YACWA is ideally placed to help organisations in a number of ways.

Our Clients

  • Australian Red Cross
  • Centrecare
  • Child and Adolescent Health Services
  • City of Bayswater
  • City of Canning
  • City of Cockburn
  • City of Gosnells
  • City of Rockingham
  • City of Stirling
  • City of Wanneroo
  • Commissioner for Children and Young People
  • Department of Communities
  • Harvey Local Drug Action Group
  • Passages Resource Centre
  • Shire of Ashburton
  • Student Edge
  • WA Police Force
  • White Ribbon Australia

The type of work YACWA Consulting  can help with includes:

  • Developing youth plans and strategies
  • Developing and facilitating youth forums for the sector or young people (or both)
  • Youth engagement and consultation
  • Youth Advisory Committees (YAC) development, support or advise
  • Youth peer-led work
  • Youth in Community Services training

YACWA is widely acknowledged as a leader in the field of current youth participation best practice. This reputation has a national profile and is supported by academic research, proven training and project management and, most importantly, extensive engagement with children and young people. YACWA strongly believes that children and young people are the ‘experts in their own experiences and wellbeing’ and we are dedicated to ensuring their equal access to participation in community decision-making processes.

Choosing YACWA to assist your organisation also helps grow our organisation and assists us to better support our members and advocate for young people in Western Australia.

To discuss how we might be able to help with your project, or to get a quote please call 9227 5440 or email lianda@yacwa.org.au