The Salvation Army's Foster Care Program was established in 1984. Its first goal was to place long-term residents from the Stanmore Children's Home. The program eventually evolved to become a short-term crisis foster care program. It was stopped in 1994.
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, https://clan.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/connectkin_guide.pdf.
Prepared by: Melissa Downing and Naomi Parry
Created: 10 March 2011, Last modified: 26 November 2013