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Temporary Care
Temporary Care is a term to describe the short-term, emergency, respite or crisis accommodation of children and young people.
Albany Group Home (1978? - )
Albany Youth Support Association Inc. (c. 1980 - )
Alinjarra Cottage (1986 - 1991)
Anglicare Youth House (1976 - 1995?)
Armadale Youth Accommodation Service (1989 - 2002)
Bedford Hostel (1971 - 2009)
Boomerang Youth Hostel (1979 - 2011)
BUNYAP (Bunbury Youth Accommodation Project) (1983 - ?)
Calvary Youth Services (1985 - ?)
Canning Youth Accommodation (1994 - ?)
Carnarvon Group Home (1997 - )
Catherine House, Broome (1975 - 1991?)
Chesterfield House, Rockingham Youth External Accommodation Project (1983 - )
Cockburn Youth Services Association (1989? - 1993?)
Female Home [Poor House, Perth] (1851 - 1909)
Fremantle Community Youth Services (1977 - ?)
Girls' Friendly Society (1914 - )
Golden Mile Youth Hostel (1989 - 1999)
Government Industrial School (1893 - 1907)
Graceville Centre (1903 - )
Ieramugadu Shelter (1982 - 1994?)
Karratha Youth Housing (1987 - 2008)
Kyewong Hostel (1967? - 2002?)
Langford Youth Accommodation Service (1986? - 2001)
Laverton Hostel (1984 - 1996?)
Meekatharra Hostel (1983? - 2005?)
Mission Australia - Youth Accommodation and Support Service (YASS) (1991 - )
Ngangganawili Group Home (1981 - 1982?)
Northam Group Home (1980 - 2005?)
PICYS (Perth Inner City Youth Service) Household Network (1980 - )
Prom Hostel (1986 - 1992)
South Perth Refuge (1983 - 1991?)
STAY Geraldton (1984 - )
StreetsYde (1988 - 2014)
Swan Accommodation Service (The Junction) (1980 - )
TINOCA (Youth Futures WA) (1986 - )
Victoria Park Youth Accommodation (1983 - )
Wanslea (1947 - 1984)
Wanslea Hostel (1943 - 1946)
Westview (1977 - )
Women's Home, Fremantle (1909 - ?)
Yes! Housing, Anglicare (1997 - )
Young House (1980s - )
Young Single Women's Refuge (c. 1980 - 1991)
Youth Accommodation Program- Youth Involvement Council (Hedland) (1983 - )
Youth Household (1985 - 1988)
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? - ?)
Care and protection (1976 - )
Child migrant
Custodial Parent [Child Migrant] (1946 - ?)
Delinquent child
Deserted child (1896 - 1994)
Destitute Child (1907 - 1976)
Feeble-minded (1920s - 1950s)
Foster Care (1907 - )
Guardian [Child Migrant] (1946 - ?)
Idiot (1920s - 1940s)
Illegitimate child (1896 - 1976)
Imbecile (1920s - 1940s)
Inmate (1893 - 1976)
Institution (1907 - 1976)
Juvenile offending (1840s - )
Kinship Care
Mentally deficient
Moral defective (1920s - 1950s)
Native Ward (1964? - 1985?)
Neglected Child (1893 - 1976)
Out of Home Care
Permanency
Private Child (1870s - 1970s)
Probation
Receiving Depot (1907 - 1976)
Reformatory
Residential Care
Service Children
Special needs (1985 - 1994)
State Child (1907 - 1927)
Substitute Care
Truant (1899 - )
Unmarried mothers
Ward (1927 - 2004)
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 Hostel (1984 - )
Cottage home
Farm school
Foster Care (1907 - )
Group Home (1970s)
Hostel (1900s - )
Industrial school
Kinship Care
Orphanage
Reformatory
Scatter cottage (1970s - 1980s)