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Western Australia - Organisation

Yurag-Man-Gu Taam-Purru Placement and Support Centre (2000? - 2007)

From
2000?
To
2007
Categories
Government-run, Home, Hostel and Temporary Care

Yurag-Man-Gu Taam-Purru Placement and Support Centre was the new name given to the government-run Charles Perkins Hostel in Halls Creek around 2000. Children who could not live at home with family were accommodated there. In 2007, it became known as the Yurag-Man-Taam-Purru hostel.

Details

Events

2000? - 2007
Address - Yurag-Man-Gu Placement and Support Centre was located on the corner of Thomas and Terone Streets, Halls Creek. Location: Halls Creek

Timeline

 1962 - 2000? Charles Perkins Hostel
       2000? - 2007 Yurag-Man-Gu Taam-Purru Placement and Support Centre
             2007 - Yurag-Man-Gu Taam-Purru Hostel

Related Glossary Terms

Publications

Online Resources

  • 'Tabled Papers', in Parliament of Western Australia website, Parliament of Western Australia, 2000 -, https://www.parliament.wa.gov.au/Test/Tables.nsf/screenLaunch. Department for Family and Children’s Services Annual Report 2000-2001, p.135; Department for Community Development Annual Report 2004-2005, p.129; Department for Community Development Annual Report 2005-2006, p.156; Department for Child Protection Annual Report 2006-2007, p.9. Details

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Tabled Papers', in Parliament of Western Australia website, Parliament of Western Australia, 2000 -, https://www.parliament.wa.gov.au/Test/Tables.nsf/screenLaunch. Department for Family and Children’s Services Annual Report 2000-2001, p.135; Department for Community Development Annual Report 2004-2005, p.129; Department for Community Development Annual Report 2005-2006, p.156; Department for Child Protection Annual Report 2006-2007, p.9..

Prepared by: Debra Rosser