Training and Development

VACCA’s Training and Development Unit offers a range of programs to external organisations working in the field of child and family welfare, to strengthen relationships with Aboriginal organisations, families and communities. Our Training and Development Unit supports the development and professional capacity of our staff including:

  • Early childhood and adolescent development
  • Child and family case work practice
  • Induction and cultural awareness
  • Staff wellbeing

External training workshops offered by VACCA

External Training Calendar July-Nov 2017



VACCA One-day Workshop

Introduction to working respectfully with Aboriginal children, youth, families and workers in the child and family welfare sector




VACCA 2 Day Carers’ Training Program: Nikara’s Journey

Introduction to caring for Aboriginal Children in Out Of Home Care by Non-Aboriginal Carers




VACCA Board of Directors and Senior Management Workshop

Leading a culturally competent organisation to build effective services for Aboriginal children and families




For more information regarding VACCA’s training and development workshops, please contact or 03 9287 8800.