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Western Australia - Organisation
Churches of Christ Federal Aborigines Mission Board (Inc) (1942 - 2009)
- Care Provider, Church Agency, Churches of Christ and Protestant
- Alternative Names
The Churches of Christ Federal Aborigines Mission Board (Inc) (CCFAMB) was established as an incorporated body, as part of Churches of Christ in Australia in 1942. The CCFAMB ran Norseman Mission; Carnarvon Mission (Ingada Village); Fairhaven Hostel, Esperance; Bamburra Hostel, Yokine; Condingup Hostel; and Roelands Village, including Wollaston Hostel in Bunbury. More than 2,000 children and young people lived in CCFAMB facilities until 1986, when their involvement in out of home care stopped. In 2009, the CCFAMB was officially renamed the Australian Churches of Christ Indigenous Ministries (Inc) (ACCIM), which in 2012 became part of Global Mission Partners (GMP).
- After 15 years - 1941-1956, Churches of Christ Federal Aborigines Mission Board, Perth, Western Australia, 1956. Details
- Churches of Christ Federal Aborigines Mission Board, Involvement : thirty years of Churches of Christ among Australian Aborigines, Churches of Christ, Perth, 1972. Details
- 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. Details
- State Records Taskforce, Government of Western Australia, Looking West: A Guide to Aboriginal Records in Western Australia, Government of Western Australia, 2004, https://www.dcp.wa.gov.au/SupportingIndividualsAndFamilies/Documents/LookingWest.pdf. Details
- 15 November 2012
- ACCIM (Australian Churches of Christ Indigenous Ministries) and GMP (Global Mission Partners), accim-gmp_statement
Sources used to compile this entry: Announcement [Document], Date: 15 November 2012.
Prepared by: Debra Rosser
Created: 30 May 2011, Last modified: 20 June 2014