Media Releases

The Voices of Vulnerable Children Must Be Heard This Election Day

The Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA) is appealing to state election candidates to remember the needs of NSW’s most vulnerable children and young people when they contest the polls this Saturday. 

ACWA Welcomes NSW Child Advocate Appointment

03 December 2014

The Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA) has welcomed the announcement of Andrew Johnson as NSW’s inaugural Advocate for Children and Young People. 

ACWA CEO Andrew McCallum said Mr Johnson’s appointment to the high profile leadership role marks a positive move towards ensuring that the rights and interests of children are at the forefront of government decision making in NSW.