Ward Street Family Group Home, in Rockhampton, was operated by the Sisters of Mercy. It was purchased in June 1977 and opened 12 October 1977. Children from St Joseph's Home, Neerkol, were transferred to the home. It closed early 1979.
Sources used to compile this entry: Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.74..
Prepared by: Lee Butterworth
Created: 15 March 2012, Last modified: 18 June 2014