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New South Wales - Organisation

Carisbrook (1975 - 1995)

Baptist, Children's Home and Home

Carisbrook, in Auburn, was run by the Baptist Homes Trust. It was the second AS White Children's Home and was officially opened on 7 December1975 by Miss Dorothy White. It was a children's home until 1989, when, the child care programs were reassessed. Carisbrook then became a home for young people aged twelve to eighteen who experienced difficulties living in the normal home situation. The program closed in 1995.



1975 - 1989
Address - Carisbrook was situated at 159 Harrow Road, Auburn. Location: Auburn


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,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing and Naomi Parry