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New South Wales - Organisation

Wesley Mission (1993 - )

From
1993
Categories
Care Provider, Church Agency, City Mission, Non Government Organisation, Records Access Service, Records Holder and Wesleyan Methodist
Website
http://www.wesleymission.org.au

Wesley Mission was the new name chosen by the Wesley Central Mission in 1993. It is a Wesleyan Methodist non-government organisation that continues the social welfare, charity and ministry work of the Wesley Central Mission (1977-1993) and the Central Methodist Mission (1884-1977). Wesley Mission is a major provider of welfare services, including Dalmar and Lifeline.

Timeline

 1812 - 1885 Methodist Church
       1885 - 1977 Central Methodist Mission, Sydney
             1977 - 1993 Wesley Central Mission, Sydney
                   1993 - Wesley Mission

Provided 'Care' At

  • Cottee Lodge (1986 - )
  • Dalmar (1900 - )

    Dalmar is an agency of the Wesley Mission that is responsible for out-of-home care and children's services. Wesley Mission also holds and manages the records of Dalmar.

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Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Wesley Dalmar: over a century of caring, Wesley Mission, 2012, https://web.archive.org/web/20170424114846/https://www.wesleymission.org.au/home/our-services/wesley-foster-care-services/wesley-dalmar/welcome-to-wesley-dalmar/; Wesley Mission 200 Years Pioneering Care: Celebrating the bicentenary of Methodism in Australia, Wesley Mission, 2012, https://web.archive.org/web/20140719125406/http://www.wesleymission.org.au/200years/history.asp; About Wesley Mission, Sydney - The Church with Three Names, Wesley Mission, Sydney, https://web.archive.org/web/20120326060654/http://www.wesleymission.org.au/About/Our_History/church_with_three_names.asp; Moyes, Gordon, 'Caring for the Kids', in Rev Dr Gordon Moyes, AC, Gordon Moyes, 21 March 2007, http://www.gordonmoyes.com/2007/03/21/caring-for-the-kids/.

Prepared by: Naomi Parry