Harrison Cottage Family Group Home, in Aspley, was operated by the Methodist and Uniting Churches. It opened 1 September 1960 and was licensed under The State Children Act 27 October 1960. Subsequently it was licensed under The Children's Services Act 4 August 1966. In June 1977, management was transferred to the newly-formed Uniting Church. The Home closed 16 January 1981 and its licence was surrendered 11 August 1981.
Sources used to compile this entry: Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.48..
Prepared by: Lee Butterworth
Created: 14 June 2011, Last modified: 3 August 2017