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New South Wales - Organisation

Carramar Homes (c. 1950 - 2014)

c. 1950
Anglican, Children's Home, Home and Protestant

Carramar Homes at Girraween and Turramurra were established by the Home Mission Society of the Anglican Diocese of Sydney and were later run by the Church of England (Anglican) organisation Charlton Youth Services. These homes closed in 2014.


Carramar was later called Carramar Cottages and, in 2012, was known as Carramar Early Interventions and based at Parramatta.


c. 1950 - 2014
Location - Carramar Home was situated at Girraween. Location: Girraween
c. 1950 - 2014
Location - Carramar Home was situated at Turramurra. Location: Turramurra


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998,; Email correspondence with staff of Anglicare Child, Youth and Family Services, Parramatta and Telopea, 17 April 2013; 13 June 2014.

Prepared by: Naomi Parry