Did you, or someone in your family, grow up in an orphanage, children’s home or foster care in NSW? Our Care Leavers guide gets you started accessing care leaver records. This page provides information to assist Care Leavers to locate and access records of their time in out of home care in New South Wales, and adoptees to locate New South Wales adoption records.
A chronology of child youth and migration from the United Kingdom and an overview of the related records series
Major sources from the collection relating to child care and protection, c.1801-1912