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WACYCP News & Events

Save the Date!

– Thank A Youth Worker Day 2018 –

Thurs May 10th

2018 Annual Youth Worker Conference Call for Sponsorship

 Co-Presented by the WACYCP and ACRC 

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Junior Achievement Kohls Education Center
11111 W Liberty Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53224

The Wisconsin Association of Child and Youth Care Professionals (WACYCP) and Association of Child Residential Centers (ACRC) are accepting sponsorships for the 2018 Annual Youth Care Conference. The all-day conference will be held on Thursday June 14th at the JA Kohls Education Center in Milwaukee, WI. The theme of this year’s conference is “Greater Together: Intentional Collaboration”. It is being co-presented by both the WACYCP and ACRC.

This conference will be attended by youth care workers from the Midwest and nationally, and conference materials are emailed out to over 5,000 people.

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WACYCP Adopting the National Certification Systems

September 25, 2014

Dear WACYCP Certified Member:

It is a historic and exciting time in WACYCP history. The WACYCP has been certifying Child and Youth Care Professionals for the past 33 years (since 1981). We have certified thousands of competent, professional youth care professionals in a variety of practice settings. It has become a main focus of our organization and we are proud that you are currently among the certified in WI.

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Thank You For Attending

Thank you for Attending the 2014 Annual WACYCP Conference. It was a great success.


Thank a Youth Worker Day 2014

We hope you all are preparing for Thank-A-Youth Worker Day in May 2014!!!!!!

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Ways to Thank a Youth Worker

How to get involved…

If your organization employs or supports volunteers in working with children or youth, or your organization would like to take an active role in supporting this vital work in communities around the world, we hope you’ll become a partner. Becoming a partner is a simple investment of your organization in the following:

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Save The Dates!

19th Annual Youth Worker Awards Ceremony

May 9th 2019
Doubletree Hotel Downtown Milwaukee

 Annual Youth Work Conference

June 11th 2019
Cardinal Strich University Milwaukee

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 Thank A Youth Worker Day

May 9th 2019

The School of Continuing Education Youth Work Learning Center