MacKillop Family Services was established in 1997 to continue the services (foster care, residential care and specialised home-based care services) to children, young people and families previously undertaken by the Sisters of Mercy, the Christian Brothers, and the Sisters of St Joseph. It has offices in New South Wales in Batemans Bay, Bega, Wollongong and Western Sydney. MacKillop Family Services runs Eddy's Place and Eddy's Out West in New South Wales.
Sources used to compile this entry: Gerard Jones, 'Transition of NSW Services - MacKillop Family Services', Catholic Social Services Victoria, 24 July 2014, http://www.css.org.au/Portals/51/PathwaystoPartnership23July2014GerardJones.pdf; MacKillop Family Services, MacKillop Family Services Annual Report 2009-2010, 2010, https://web.archive.org/web/20120321193529/http://www.mackillop.org.au/document.doc?id=165.
Prepared by: Nicola Laurent
Created: 12 November 2014