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Queensland - Organisation

Bethesda Childrens' Home (1977 - 1979)

From
1977
To
September 1979
Categories
Children's Home, Home and Salvation Army

The Bethesda Childrens' Home, in Rockhampton, was run by the Salvation Army. It opened in 1977. Previously it was known as the Bethesda Hostel and Childrens' Home. It closed in 1979.

Details

Location

1977 - 1979
Address - Bethesda Childrens' Home was situated at 58 Talford Street, Rockhampton. Location: Rockhampton

Timeline

 1902 - 1924 Glenties Rescue Home
       1924 - 1938 Glenties Mothers' Hospital
             1938 - 1968 Bethesda Mothers' Hospital
                   1968 - 1970 Bethesda Hospital and Hostel
                         1970 - 1976 Bethesda Hostel
                               1976 - 1977 Bethesda Hostel and Childrens' Home
                                     1977 - 1979 Bethesda Childrens' Home

Related Glossary Terms

Publications

Books

  • Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.82. Details

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth