|Anglicare “Emergency Foster Care Scheme”
|Years of Operation||1988 - 1992|
|Role Of Facility||Emergency foster care in the metropolitan area.|
|Sponsoring Agency||Anglican Health and Welfare Services / Anglicare [see entry]|
|Other facilities in|
Signposts that are
related to the
|See the entry “Anglican Church” in the earlier section of Signposts, “Non-Government Agencies and their Subsidiary Institutions”|
|Address(es)||Placement was with various families in the metropolitan area|
|Brief History||From 1988 until 1992, Anglicare ran an Emergency Foster Care scheme. In 1992, Teenshare [see entry] took over from it.
In 1991, Anglicare was “made responsible for the Temporary Foster Care (TFC) Service to young people over the age of 14 and their families.” (Annual Report of the Department for Community Services, June 30th 1991).
|Records||Departmental case records for young people placed in Anglicare programs by the Department may reside with the Department for Child Protection.
Anglicare holds referral forms, some case notes and carer files.
|Access||While access to records is restricted to protect the privacy of individuals, people are encouraged to enquire.|
|Contact Details||Freedom of Information
Department for Child Protection and Family Support
PO Box 6334, East Perth WA 6892
Telephone: (08) 9222 2555
Facsimile: (08) 9222 2776
Country free call: 1800 000 277
Fostering Futures Manager, Anglicare WA
GPO Box C138, Perth WA 6839
Telephone: (08) 9325 7033