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Western Australia - Organisation

Canning Highway Bethel Home (1966 - 1982?)

From
1966
To
1982?
Categories
Cottage Care, Home, Hostel, Non-denominational and Protestant

Canning Highway Bethel Home, Applecross, was established in 1966 by Bethel Inc, an independent mission society, for up to 12 Aboriginal students, male and female, going to high school in Perth. It had closed by 1982.

Details

Events

1966 - 1982?
Address - Canning Highway Bethel Home was located at 843 Canning Highway, Applecross. Location: Applecross

Publications

Reports

  • Wilson, Katrin and Michael V. Robinson., Aboriginal Hostels in Perth : A Comparative Survey, Department of Native Welfare, [Perth, W.A.], 1971. Details

Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Information Services, Department for Community Development, Signposts: A Guide for Children and Young People in Care in WA from 1920, Government of Western Australia, 2004, http://signposts.cpfs.wa.gov.au/pdf/pdf.aspx; Shedley, Don and Shedley, Meg, Black and white best together: the Bethel story, Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia, 2007. pp.68-93..

Prepared by: Debra Rosser