Records information under the following headings: (1) Name, (2) Place of birth, (3) Father's name, (4) Mother's name and maiden name, (5) Address, (6) Source from which child was received, (7) Date of admission, (8) Date of discharge, (9) Details of absences.
If you were resident in a Home run by the Salvation Army you are entitled to apply for information and records held by the Territorial Headquarters.
You will be required to provide prooof your identity, such as a drivers licence or birth certificate. If you don't have enough official documents can ask the Care Leavers of Australia Network (CLAN) or the Find & Connect Support Service to confirm your identity to the Salvation Army.
Those applying for information about a third party will need to have the written consent from that person.
Please contact the Social Programme Department:
Street Address: 95-99 Railway Road, Blackburn VIC 3130
Postal Address: PO Box 479, Blackburn VIC 3130
Phone: (03) 8878 4777
Fax: (03) 8878 4838