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New South Wales - Archival Series

Admission Forms (1966 - 1973)

Theresian Emergency Centre

Reference No
Legal Status
Archives of the Sisters of Charity of Australia Reference Number

These Admission Forms show: particulars of all children (surname, name, date and place of birth, religion and address); expected length of placement; social worker contact; details of sacraments; schooling and medical history; parent's name, address, occupation, religion, date of birth; remarks; and reasons for placement in some detail. Some forms have correspondence attached providing additional information about the placement. Quantity: 2 boxes (part)


Access Conditions

Application for access must be made, in writing, to the Archivist-in-Charge, providing personal identification and establishing the right to access information. Physical access to the records is not permitted due to their fragility and the need to protect the confidentiality of information concerning other persons. Information will be forwarded by mail.


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,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing