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South Australia - Archival Series

Kate Cocks Memorial Babies Home Records (1940s - 1980s)

Reference No
PR9 Box 3, 6, 7 & 8
Legal Status
Uniting Communities Reference Number

Boxes contain various documents relating to diet and meals for girls resident in the home, fundraising and promotional material, Annual reports of various committees connected with the homes and papers relating to the redevelopment and sell off of the homes. The Methodist Church homes were run by the Adelaide Central Methodist Mission, now known as Uniting Communities. Records are held at the Uniting Communities.


Access Conditions

All personal information held by Uniting Communities is accessible upon request and is only limited in special circumstances. Proof of identity is required. Information affecting the privacy of others will be deleted from copies of documents made accessible. Contact Uniting Communities for further information.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George