Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare
_h_Our vision, values and purpose_hh_
Leadership and advocacy in child, youth and family services.
Our Board members are highly respected leaders and experts in the child and family services sector.
The Centre's annual and financial reports, Reconciliation Action Plan, and other important publications.
Employment opportunities with The Centre.
Find out about our events, including the Debutante Ball.
Deb advocates to improve the lives of children, young people and families in the areas of child safety, education and health.
_h_Nationally Recognised Training_hh_
CFECFW provides nationally recognized training to organizations and individuals with the community services sector.
RCLDS provides training and learning opportunities for residential care workers across Victoria.
Online courses for residential care workers in Victoria.
_h_Funded Training Options_hh_
Government funded training for child and family services workers.
Tailor our training for your organisation.
Driving development of evidence and innovation across the service delivery system.
_h_Sector Development Forums_hh_
Free forums convened by The Centre for professional workers, aiming to provide a space for discussion and progression within the sector.
The Centre's submissions to the state government, Royal Commissions, and government bodies.
The Centre conducts research across the children and family services sector.
_h_Treating Families Fairly_hh_
Advocacy for vulnerable families in Victoria.
_h_Child Safe Organisation_hh_
Information on new Child Safe Standards legislation, relevant training, and helpful resources.
The Raising Expectations project aims to help young and mature care leavers access higher education.
Information on mandatory Certificate IV training for residential care workers in Victoria.
A sector-led project focused on foster care recruitment.
CFECFW is coordinating the development of an Industry Plan
Campaigning to extend the age of care to 21.
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Prompt start at 9:30 am and finishes by 4:30 pm
For anyone interested in gaining more information on investigations and adequately reporting for the new CIMS system
Purpose: To train service provider staff in the analysing and assessment in an Out of Home Care context within an investigative framework to determine evidence based outcomes. This training is aimed at; program managers, team leaders, and child protection workers.
This training is funded by DHHS and assists with the CIMS implementation.
Factors to consider in assessing and analysing information
Morning/afternoon tea and lunch provided
If you have any queries please contact 9614 1577 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration: To ensure your place, please register at least 15 days prior course commencement by completing the enrolment form link. If you are unable to attend on the day, please notify us!
Cancellation policy (this training is funded but please let us know if you cannot make it so we can include someone in your place)
Course and name transfers may be made.