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Peak Body
Peak Bodies are organisations, often formed out of grass roots activism or interest in a particular issue, which act as a representative voice for the people and or groups who are their members.
Umeewarra Nguraritja
Policy
The term Policy refers to a guiding principle adopted by a group, sector or government with respect to a particular issue.
Aboriginal Child Placement Principle (1983 - 2009)
Presbyterian
The term Presbyterian describes a person or organisation affiliated with the Presbyterian Church.
Ernabella Mission (1937 - 1974)
Mount Gambier Aborigines' Home (1865 - 1867)
Principal Act
A Principal Act is the original piece of legislation enacted to introduce a particular policy. A Principal Act can be amended (changed) by Amending Acts.
Community Welfare Act 1972 (1972 - ), State of South Australia
Maintenance Act 1926 (1926 - 1972), State of South Australia
Protestant
The term Protestant describes a person or organisation affiliated with any one of the Protestant Churches. With child welfare, services were often clustered under the umbrella terms of Protestant and Catholic.
The Babies' Home Walkerville (1912 - 1945)
Baptist Union
Braemore Cottage (1980s - 1996?)
Brookman Cottage (1985 - 1989)
Cecil Street Cottage (1980s - c. 1995)
The Children's Home at Walkerville (1886 - 1904)
The Church of England Boys' Home at Walkerville (1903 - 1955)
Church of England Diocesan Mission House (1945 - 1949)
Church of England Hostel for Inland Children (1945 - 1946)
Churches of Christ (1840s - )
Claring-bould Cottage (c. 1982 - c. 1995)
Colton Cottage (1987 - 1994?)
Congregational Union (1837 - 1977)
Cullford Cottage (1980s - 1995?)
Farr Cottage (1982 - 1996?)
Farr House (1935 - 1982)
Fuller Street Cottage (1976? - 1982)
Garden Cottage (1976 - 1984)
Girls' Friendly Society Lodge (1913 - 1975)
Hostel of the Holy Name (1949 - 1975)
The House of Mercy and Retreat for Women (1881 - 1974)
Karingal Youth Hostel (1952 - 1964)
Kennion Cottage (1984 - 1989?)
Kennion House (1955 - 1982)
Lady Victoria Buxton Girls Club (1898 - 1955)
The Lutheran Church of Australia (1838 - )
Mission
Montrose Cottage (1986 - 1995?)
Morialta Children's Homes Incorporated (1972 - 1974)
Morialta Protestant Children's Home (1924 - 1972)
Morialta Protestant Children's Home, Board of Management (1924 - 1974)
The Orphan Home (1860 - 1935)
Poonindie Mission (1851 - 1894)
Presbyterian Church of Australia (1901 - 1977)
Ragless Avenue Cottage (1983 - 1985)
Rose Cottage (1983 - 1993)
Rose Street Family Connections Unit (1990 - 1993)
Ross Cottage (1984 - 1993)
SA Protestant Federation
Smith Street Cottage (1976 - 1984)
St Francis House (1946 - 1959)
St Mary's Home for Children (1953 - 1990)
St Mary's Mission of Hope (1904 - 1953)
Toorak Gardens Boys' Hostel (1967 - 1972)
Umeewarra Mission Children's Home (1937 - 1964)
Umeewarra Mission Home, Davenport Reserve (1964 - 1995)