Re: [suth_to_aus] FW: [AUS-NSW] childrens homes
- Thanks Jenelle, could be useful
On Sun, 4/8/13, Jenelle McCarrick <jmac2005@...> wrote:
Subject: [suth_to_aus] FW: [AUS-NSW] childrens homes
Received: Sunday, 4 August, 2013, 5:38 PM
Off the New South Wales List.
Subject: Re: [AUS-NSW] childrens homes
Following the apology to the Forgotten Australians, the
Government published a website, the Find & Connect web
resource for "former
Child Migrants and everyone with an interest in the history
'care' in Australia."
You can search by colony/state back to the early 19th
organisation name, location, date and by category of
Here, for example, is the listing for children's homes
Here are the institutions operative in NSW in the 1910s:
When you choose an institution, it gives a brief history,
points to related
organisations, what archives might be relevant and what
online resources are
The former NSW Labor Government published "Connecting
Kin: Guide to Records"
by Kristy Thinee and Tracy Bradford. "This a guide to
help people separated
from their families search for their records [completed in
Worth the download and a read through.