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Albara Road Cottage (1982 - )

From
1982
Categories
Cottage Home, Disability Institution, Home and Non-denominational
Alternative Names
  • Albara Road Respite (Also known as)

Albara Road Cottage was established by the South Australian Spastic Welfare Association (SASPWA), at Ingle Farm in 1982. Formerly a day centre for children with disabilities called Gullywinds it was opened as a cottage home for children with disabilities as SASPWA's services at Woodvile Spastic Centre began to be decentralised. Albara Road Cottage was still operating and providing respite care in 2014.

Details

Location

1982
Address - Albara Road Cottage was situated at 35 Albara Road, Ingle Farm. Location: Ingle Farm

Related Glossary Terms

Related Organisations

  • Woodville Spastic Centre (1960? - 1993?)

    Albara Road Cottage was established to provide accommodation for children with disabilities when services at Woodville Spastic Centre began to be decentralised.

Publications

Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: 'History - Community Accommodation and Respoite Agency', in CARA, CARA Inc, 2014, http://web.archive.org/web/20160405004933/http://www.cara.org.au/about_us/history; 'SCOSA - Our History', in SCOSA, Spastic Centres of South Australia Inc, 2014, http://scosa.com.au/about-us/our-history; George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005, http://nunku.org.au/resources/; State Library of South Austrlia Finding Aid for SRG 521 Spastic Centres of South Australia.

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George