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Salvation Army
The Salvation Army is a Protestant Church with a strong philanthropic mission which led it to become highly involved with child welfare in many parts of Australia.
Alinjarra Cottage (1986 - 1991)
Boulder Rescue Home (1904 - 1914?)
Collie Boys' Home (1902 - 1920)
Cornelie Home (1898 - 1903)
Cottesloe House (1970 - 1988)
Crossroads west [Salvation Army] (1991 - )
Graceville Centre (1903 - )
Hillcrest Maternity Home (1922 - 1974)
Hollywood Children's Village, Salvation Army (1965 - 1994)
Kalgoorlie Boulder Youth Accommodation Service (1999 - )
Landsdale House (1995 - )
Oasis House (1987 - )
Salvation Army (1897 - )
Salvation Army Boys' Home (1918 - 1965)
Salvation Army Girls' Home, Cottesloe (1918 - 1969)
Salvation Army Girls' Home, Kalgoorlie (1904? - 1924?)
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA (1993 - )
Salvation Army Home for Neglected Girls, Perth (1894 - 1898)
Salvation Army Industrial School for Boys [Collie] (1901 - 1920)
Salvation Army Industrial School for Girls, Collie (1901 - 1920)
Seaforth Salvation Army Boys' Homes, Gosnells (1920 - 1955)
Seaforth Salvation Army Boys' Reformatory (1920 - 1955)
Seaforth Salvation Army Girls' Home (1920 - 1942)
Seaforth Toddlers' Home (1945 - 1949?)
Withnell House (1953? - 1987)
School
The term School refers to an institution (residential or non-residential) designed to provide general education, or training in a specialised area.
Annesfield [Albany Native School] (1852 - 1871?)
Beagle Bay Mission (1895 - 1970s)
Carnarvon Mission (1945 - 1986)
Chidley Educational Centre (1976 - 1998)
Esperance Residential College (1968 - )
Fremantle Native School (1842 - 1851)
Gnowangerup Agricultural College (1979 - 2004?)
Kalumburu (1931 - 1982)
Koorana (1974 - c. 1986)
Mogumber (1951 - 1974)
Nulungu (1971 - c. 1994)
Orfelin Ecole (Orphan School), Broome (1895? - 1898?)
Perth Native School (1840 - 1845)
St Joseph's Native School and Orphanage, New Norcia (1861 - 1974)
St Mary's Mission, New Norcia (1848 - 1974)
Sunday Island Mission (1899 - 1934)
Sunday Island Mission [II] (1937 - 1964)
Swan Homes (1943 - 1959)
Swan Native and Half Caste Mission (c. 1880 - 1920)
WA School for Deaf Children (1896 - 2001)
Wotjulum [Presbyterian Mission] (1951 - 1956)
Wotjulum [United Aborigines Mission] (1934 - 1937)
Sending Agency
Sending Agency was the name given to the organisation responsible for arranging the migration of children to Australia from the United Kingdom or Malta.
Advisory Council of Empire Settlement [Church of England, UK] (1925 - 1981)
Catholic Child Welfare Council (1929 - 2003)
The Children's Society, UK (1881 - )
Father Hudson's Society (1902 - )
NCH Action for Children (1869 - )
Seventh-day Adventist Church
This term describes a person or organisation belonging to the Seventh Day Adventist faith which is a Christian denomination.
Karalundi Mission (1954 - 1974)
Wiluna Mission (1955 - 1974)
Social Movement
A Social Movement is a philosophy or collection of ideas around which activists organise themselves.
Eugenics (1910s - 1950s)
Superintendent
A Superintendent is the person responsible for the administration and functioning of an institution.
Walter, Father George, Catholic, Mission and Superintendent
Support Service
Support Services are groups who provide services to assist people who were in 'care' as children. Some of these organisations also provide support services to other family members (like the care leaver's children or grandchildren) who have also been affected.
Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia (Inc.) (1973 - )
Adoption Jigsaw, Western Australia (Inc) (1978 - )
Adoption Research and Counselling Service (Inc) (1984 - )
Adults Surviving Child Abuse (1995 - )
Association Representing Mothers Separated from their Children by Adoption Inc (1987 - )
Broken Rites (1992 - )
Care Leavers Australia Network (2000 - )
CBERS Consultancy (2006 - 2012)
CBERS Redress Service (2008 - 2012)
CBERSS: Christian Brothers Ex Residents and Students Services (1995 - 2005)
Child Migrant Friendship Society (1987? - 2001?)
Child Migrants Trust (1987 - )
Professional Standards Resource Group WA
Safe Place Services
Salvation Army Professional Standards
Tuart Place (2012 - )
Youth Legal Service Inc [Western Australia] (1985 - )