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PSP Learning Hub Sector Workforce Development and Training Strategy

October 16, 2020

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Restoration webinars available now

July 27, 2020

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What’s New?

June 29, 2020

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Department of Communities and Justice information on COVID-19 for carers

March 29, 2020

The information on this page relates specifically to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and carers. This includes:

  • foster carers
  • relative/kin carers
  • short term carers
  • emergency carers
  • respite carers

Department of Communities and Justice information on COVID-19 for carers

Department of Communities and Justice information on COVID-19 for all providers

March 29, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented the human services sector with some challenging scenarios and, while there’s a lot of information out there, you may still have questions about how to navigate this rapidly changing situation.

DCJ and the NSW Council of Social Services (NCOSS) will be communicating via regular video updates in the hope of addressing your concerns and uncertainty.

Department of Communities and Justice information on COVID-19 for all providers

Department of Communities and Justice information on COVID-19 specific to PSP providers

March 29, 2020

The coronavirus COVID-19 continues to progress in NSW. We recognise this is impacting the Out-of-home care sector both personally and professionally and we thank you for your continued efforts in supporting children and young people.

The Department of Communities and Justice (DCJ) is actively monitoring the situation and we’ll continue to provide regular updates through this website.

Department of Communities and Justice information on COVID-19 specific to PSP providers

COVID-19 Health Message

March 25, 2020

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Practice Area Working Group

March 5, 2020

The Practice Area Working Groups provide input to resources, training, shared learning and practice development. The working groups bring together direct, current PSP practice experience to inform the content and help shape the learning activities for each practice area.

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Save the Date – Care Proceedings: Achieving the best outcomes for children

February 21, 2020

ACWA, in collaboration with the NSW Children’s Court, invites you to a forum on Court Proceedings

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Second Round Consultation Update

January 30, 2020

At the end of 2019 we conducted a second-round consultation to understand the sector’s current training needs and begin to more fully understand the needs of PSP casework staff.

The second-round consultation followed the 2017-2018 Training Needs Analysis (TNA), funded by Department of Communities and Justice and conduct by ACWA and AbSec.

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