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New South Wales - Organisation

Carisbrook (1975 - 1995)

From
1975
To
1995
Categories
Baptist, Children's Home and Home

Carisbrook, in Auburn, was run by the Baptist Homes Trust. It was the second AS White Children's Home and was officially opened on 7 December1975 by Miss Dorothy White. It was a children's home until 1989, when, the child care programs were reassessed. Carisbrook then became a home for young people aged twelve to eighteen who experienced difficulties living in the normal home situation. The program closed in 1995.

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Location

1975 - 1989
Address - Carisbrook was situated at 159 Harrow Road, Auburn. Location: Auburn

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Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998, http://nma.gov.au/blogs/inside/files/2011/02/connectkin_guide1.pdf.

Prepared by: Melissa Downing and Naomi Parry