Care leavers (and their families) wanting to find information about their time in care, or access personal files can contact Good Shepherd Archives.
All requests for personal information must be accompanied by some form of personal identification such as a copy of your birth certificate or a copy of your current driver's licence. If you are applying for information about another person, their permission is required. If you are applying for information about a person who is deceased, proof of death is required. Proof of your relationship to the deceased person is also required.
The core records in this collection relating to Care Leavers are:
Supplementary records include:
The Good Shepherd Archive also has contextual information about the history of the Good Shepherd Sisters in Western Australia, including books, newsclippings collection and photographs of the site and buildings.
We do not currently have any records linked to this organisation, but records may exist. The Find & Connect Support Service can help people who lived in orphanages and children's institutions look for their records.
We do not currently have any photographs linked to this entry. If you know of any additional photographs, please contact us.
The Find & Connect Support Service can help people who lived in orphanages and children's institutions look for their records.
24 November 2021
Cite this: http://www.findandconnect.gov.au/guide/wa/WE01538
First published by the Find & Connect Web Resource Project for the Commonwealth of Australia, 2011
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