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New South Wales - Organisation

The Smith Family (1922 - )

Care Provider and Non Government Organisation
Alternative Names
  • The Smith Family Joyspreaders Unlimited (also known as)

The Smith Family was established in 1922 as a charity to improve the lives of disadvantaged children in Australia. In its first constitution it was officially known as the Smith Family Joyspreaders Unlimited. In 1933, the Smith Family established a convalescent Home for children in North Parramatta, Mount Arcadia Children's Home.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: 'A Family Story', Australian Women's Weekly, 8 July 1933,

Prepared by: Naomi Parry