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New South Wales - Organisation

Karingal House (1960 - 1984)

  • Lindfield Family Group Home 10 Bent St Lindfield

    Lindfield Family Group Home 10 Bent St Lindfield, c. 1960 - c. 1984, courtesy of The Remmers.
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From
1960
To
1984
Categories
Family Group Home, Home and Non-denominational
Alternative Names
  • Caringal House (also known as)

Karingal House was opened in 1960 as a family group home by Dr Barnardo's Homes (Australia Branch) in Lindfield. Karingal House closed in 1984.

Details

Prior to 1960, Karingal House was a small transitional home run by Barnardo's for young women while they became established in employment. It became a family group home in 1960.

Location

1960 - 1984
Address - Karingal House was located at 10 Bent Street, Lindfield. Location: Lindfield

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Online Resources

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Lindfield Family Group Home 10 Bent St Lindfield
Title
Lindfield Family Group Home 10 Bent St Lindfield
Type
Image
Date
c. 1960 - c. 1984
Publisher
The Remmers

Details

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Barnardos work with local children', in Barnardos Australia: We Believe in Children: History, Barnardos Australia, c.2014, http://www.barnardos.org.au/about-us/history/barnardos-work-with-local-children/; Coldrey, Barry, Good British stock: child and youth migration to Australia, This is a research guide published by the National Archives of Australia. It contains detailed historical information about Australia's immigration policy and child and youth migration to Australia. It also has information about relevant archival records in Australia and overseas relating to child and youth migration., National Archives of Australia, 1999, http://guides.naa.gov.au/good-british-stock/; Remmer, Clifford, Nardy Old Boys & Girls Reunion Club, The Remmers, 2005, http://www.nardyaustralia.com/.

Prepared by: Nicola Laurent