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Queensland - Organisation

Saunders Family Group Home (1973 - c. 1985)

From
1973
To
c. 1985
Categories
Family Group Home, Home, Methodist and Uniting Church

The Saunders Family Group Home in Wynnum North was established by the Methodist Church in July 1973. It was situated behind the Margaret Marr Memorial Home for Boys, adjacent to Lahey Cottage Family Group Home. In 1977, control was transferred to the newly-created Uniting Church. Saunders Family Group Home closed around 1985.

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1973 - c. 1985
Address - Saunders Family Group Home was situated at 509 Tingal Road, Wynnum North. Location: Wynnum North

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  • Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.83-84. Details
  • Methodist Church of Australasia. Queensland Conference. Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Golden jubilee souvenir booklet : Margaret Marr Memorial Home for Boys, 1924-1974, Methodist Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Nundah, 1974, 16 pp. Details

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.83-84.; Methodist Church of Australasia. Queensland Conference. Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Golden jubilee souvenir booklet : Margaret Marr Memorial Home for Boys, 1924-1974, Methodist Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Nundah, 1974, 16 pp.

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth