The WA Social Worker of the Year Awards 2012 are generously supported by Partners, Major and Other Sponsors. If you would like to learn more about sponsorship opportunities please visit our sponsorship opportunities page.
Richmond Fellowship WA has supported the Awards since 2009 and for two years sponsored the Aboriginal and Torres Straits Islander Award. Glenda Kickett, the winner of this category in 2010 was also named WA Social Worker of the Year. Currently Richmond Fellowship WA sponsors the Leading the Way Award.
KPMG Australia has also been a long-term supporter of the Awards sponsoring the Agent of Change category.
The Department for Child Protection is one of the largest employers of Social Workers in the State. The inaugural winner of the Award in 2009, Rosalie Dwyer, worked for the Department in remote communities in the central desert region.
GESB is the super provider for current and former public sector employees in Western Australia and has sponsored our Rising Star Award for the past 2 years.
Edith Cowan University Social Work Department focuses on Rural and Remote work so it is not suprising that it chooses to sponsor this award. Past winners have included Rosalie Dwyer (who went on to win the 2009 overall winner award) and Emma White, a DCP worker based, at that time in the Kimberley region.
Hays Recruitment join us for 2012 when they will be the proud hosts of the Launch Party in early June. Hays are a premium recruitment agency within the allied health sector and offer comprehensive employment asistance throughout Australia and overseas.
The UWA Social Work Alumni make a contribution to the Awards by hosting the sponsors briefing and breakfast which takes place annually.
The Society of Professional Social Workers provides an alternative and dynamic professional association for social workers in WA supporting the Awards with a financial contribution.
Wanslea Family Services New Sponsors for 2012
UnitingCare West New Sponsors for 2012
Justice, hope and opportunity for all.
To support, serve and empower people most in need.
Watershed Wines donates wine for our Awards Launch and the judging panels and dinner.
Parkerville Children and Youth Care. New Sponsors for 2012