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Emerging Associations

CAYWA welcomes initiatives among Commonwealth countries that do not yet have youth worker associations to form such bodies, our aim is to assist all 52 countries of the Commonwealth to develop a youth work organisation. 

We are here to support you and members of your country in professionalising youth work.

Please proceed to our Become a Member page for more information, in the meantime feel free to peruse the following documents on Emerging Associations.

Introduction to

Why Build a Professional Youth Worker Association?

Code of Ethical Practice

Youth Work in the Commonwealth

CAYWA Global Statement

Association Model Constitution

Guide to Establishing a Code of Ethical Practice

Ethical Practice Poster

Ethical Principles Poster

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