The Liverpool State Hospital and Home was formerly the Liverpool Asylum for the Infirm and Destitute. It was a hospital and home that was for adults and young people in need of support, including the disabled. It was run by the New South Wales Government and operated from 1933 until 1962.
1851 - 1862 Liverpool Asylum
1862 - 1933 Liverpool Asylum for the Infirm and Destitute
1933 - 1962 Liverpool State Hospital and Home
Sources used to compile this entry: 'Liverpool State Hospital and Home Guide', in State Records Authority of New South Wales website, State of New South Wales through the State Records Authority of NSW 2016, https://www.records.nsw.gov.au/archives/collections-and-research/guides-and-indexes/liverpool-state-hospital-and-home-guide.
Prepared by: Naomi Parry
Created: 22 December 2013, Last modified: 18 May 2014