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  1. Lakeside Hospital

    20 Jul 2017

    Lakeside Hospital...

  2. St Vincent de Paul Orphanage/Home (1854–1997)

    05 Jun 2017

    St Vincent de Paul Orphanage/Home was opened by Father Gerald Ward and the Sisters of Mercy in 1854, to provide institutional care for boys and girls...

  3. Mission to the Streets and Lanes (1886–1997)

    05 Jun 2017

    Mission to the Streets and Lanes (1886–1997) was established by the Anglican Bishop of Melbourne at 171 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne. It provided pastoral care, food and shelter to women and...

  4. Kew Asylum

    05 Jun 2017

    Kew Asylum...

  5. Geelong Orphan Asylum

    05 Jun 2017

    Geelong Orphan Asylum...

  6. Gordon Institute

    05 Jun 2017

    Gordon Institute (1886 – 1951)...

  7. Ararat Asylum, 1867–1905; Hospital for the Insane 1905–34; Mental Hospital 1934–97; Training Centre 1966–93

    05 Jun 2017

    –originally a long-term mental health facility and later a residential facility for people with a disability...

  8. Burwood Boys’/Children’s Home (1895 - 1986)

    01 Dec 2016

    - children's home for boys; the pre-cursor to the Child and Family Care Network...

  9. Geelong Female Refuge / Bethany Babies’ Home (1868 - current)

    01 Dec 2016

    - best known as the Bethany Babies' Home for unmarried mothers, infant life-protection babies, state wards and privately placed children up to about four years of age: also an approved adoption agency...

  10. Victorian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

    30 Nov 2016

    In 1896, Lady Sybil de Vere Brassy, the wife of the then Governor of Victoria founded the Victorian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (VSPCC)...