Cooinda Salvation Army Home for Boys was the new name given in 1968 to the Boys' Home Indooroopilly. In September 1969, the name of the Home changed again, to Alkira, Salvation Army Home for Boys.
1922 - 1942 Industrial School for Boys
1942 - 1945 Boys Home, Washpool
1946 - 1968 Boys Home, Indooroopilly
1968 - 1969 Cooinda Salvation Army Home for Boys
1969 - 1983 Alkira, Salvation Army Home for Boys
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.
Prepared by: Lee Butterworth
Created: 26 August 2013, Last modified: 13 June 2014