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Eddy's Place (1989 - )

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  • Eddy's Place Supported Accommodation Unit (also known as)

Eddy's Place Supported Accommodation Unit is located in Wollongong and was established in 1989 to provide supported residential care for twelve to eighteen year olds. From 1989 until 2001 Eddy's Place was run by the Christian Brothers and managed by Eddy's Adolescent and Support Services. From 2001 until 2009 it was run by Edmund Rice Community Services and since 2009 it has been run by MacKillop Family Services. Eddy's Place was still operating in 2016.



1989 -
Location - Eddy's Place was situated on Mount Keira Road, Wollongong. Location: Wollongong

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Sources used to compile this entry: MacKillop Family Services, MacKillop Family Services Annual Report 2009-2010, 2010,; 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,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing