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Temporary Care
Temporary Care is a term to describe the temporary, home-based foster care of children and young people. Other forms of temporary care include respite care, emergency care or crisis accommodation.
Albany Group Home (1978? - ?)
Albany Youth Support Service Inc. (c. 1980 - )
Alinjarra Cottage (1986 - 1991)
Anglicare Youth House (1976 - 1995?)
Armadale Youth Accommodation Service (1989 - ?)
Boomerang Youth Hostel (1979 - 2011)
BUNYAP (Bunbury Youth Accommodation Project) (1983 - ?)
Calvary Youth Services (1985 - ?)
Canning Youth Accommodation (1994 - ?)
Female Home [Poor House, Perth] (1851 - 1909)
Fremantle Community Youth Services (1977 - ?)
Girls' Friendly Society (1914 - )
Government Industrial School (1893 - 1907)
Graceville Centre (1903 - )
Ieramugadu Shelter (1982 - 1994?)
Karratha Youth Housing (1987 - )
Meekatharra Education and Employment Hostels (1980 - )
Mission Australia - Youth Accommodation and Support Service (YASS) (1991 - )
PICYS (Perth Inner City Youth Service) Household Network (1980 - )
Swan Accommodation Service (The Junction) (1980 - )
Tinoca - Joondalup Youth Support Service (1986 - )
Wanslea (1947 - 1984)
Wanslea [Hostel] (1943 - 1946)
Women's Home, Fremantle (1909 - ?)
Yes! Housing, Anglicare (1991 - )
Youth House(hold), Perth City (1985 - c. 1991)
Term commonly found on child welfare records
A phrase, word or abbreviation commonly used as a shorthand notation within child welfare records.
Absconding (1844 - )
Boarding Out (1897 - 1976)
Borderline defective (1920s - 1950s)
Bring up (1936? - ?)
Child migrant
Custodial Parent [Child Migrant] (1946 - ?)
Delinquent child
Deserted child (1896 - 1994)
Feeble-minded (1920s - 1950s)
Guardian [Child Migrant] (1946 - ?)
Idiot (1920s - 1940s)
Illegitimate child (1896 - 1976)
Imbecile (1920s - 1940s)
Juvenile offending (1840s - )
Kinship Care
Mentally deficient
Moral defective (1920s - 1950s)
Native Ward (1964? - 1985?)
Neglected Child
Out of Home Care
Permanency
Private child (1870s - 1970s)
Probation
Reformatory
Residential Care
Service Children
Special needs (1985 - 1994)
State Child
Substitute Care
Truant (1899 - )
Unmarried mothers
Ward
Youth Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (1985 - )
Type of 'care'
A method of providing for children who are not living with their families.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principles (1985 - )
Aboriginal Education and Employment Hostels (1950 - )
Adoption (1896 - )
Boarding Out (1897 - 1976)
Community Support Hostels (1984 - )
Cottage home
Farm school
Foster Care
Group Home (1970s)
Hostel (1900s - )
Industrial school
Kinship Care
Orphanage
Reformatory
Scatter cottage (1970s - 1980s)