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Rickard House (1962 - 1982)

  • Rickard House

    Rickard House, 1965, courtesy of The Biz.
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From
1962
To
30 January 1982
Categories
Family Group Home, Home and Non-denominational
Alternative Names
  • Rikard House (also known as)

Rickard House was opened by Dr Barnardo's in Australia in 1962 at West Ryde as a family group home. It later became a home for student adolescents. It closed on 30 January 1982.

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Location

1962 - 1978
Location - Rickard House was situated at West Ryde. Location: West Ryde

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Rickard House
Title
Rickard House
Type
Image
Date
1965
Source
The Biz

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Sources used to compile this entry: Sutton, Ray, 'Dr Barnardo's cuts back in battle to survive', The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 20 April 1982, p. 4, https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=YJ5WAAAAIBAJ&sjid=D-cDAAAAIBAJ&pg=1962%2C6880057; 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