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Western Australia - Organisation

Landsdale House (1995 - )

From
1995
Categories
Cottage Home, Home and Salvation Army
Alternative Names
  • Landsdale Early Adolescent Unit (also known as)

Landsdale House has been run by the Salvation Army in the Perth suburb of Landsdale since 1995 as a Group Home for 8 young people aged 12-16 years.

Details

Landsdale House (a residential program for up to eight children aged 12-15 years) and the Wylie Centre (an education unit), which were part of the Salvation Army's Crossroads west, were opened on a 2.6 hectare property in Landsdale on 26 November 1995. Some young people who had previously been accommodated at Hollywood Children's Village were placed at Landsdale House.

Events

1995
Location - Landsdale House was opened in Landsdale as part of the Salvation Army's Crossroads West program. Location: Landsdale

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Sources used to compile this entry: Crossroads west, The Salvation Army, 2012, http://www.salvationarmy.org.au/en/Find-Us/Western-Australia/Our-Services/Crossroads-west/; Information Services, Department for Community Development, Signposts: A Guide for Children and Young People in Care in WA from 1920, Government of Western Australia, http://www.signposts.communitydevelopment.wa.gov.au/; A new chapter [Document], Date: 1995.

Prepared by: Debra Rosser