Moore Cottage Family Group Home, in Toombul, was operated by the Methodist and Uniting Churches. It was officially opened 13 October 1962. It was licensed under the State Children Act 1911 and under the Children's Services Act 1965 on 4 August 1966. Management was transferred from the Methodist Church in 1977 to the newly-created Uniting Church. Moore Cottage Family Group Home closed in 1986. It reopened as a Receiving, Assessment, Placement and Therapy residential facility in 1989, and was in operation until 1996.
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.64..
Prepared by: Lee Butterworth
Created: 22 June 2011, Last modified: 3 August 2017