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New South Wales - Archival Series

Notification of Reception (1966 - 1969)

Theresian Emergency Centre

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

These Notification of Reception records show: child's name, date and place of birth, religion; mother's name, marital status, occupation and address; father's name, address and occupation; name and address of the person from whom the child was received; date when child was received; particulars of arrangements made by the parent for clothing and medical attendance; and maintenance agreement. 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