Digital copy of a Letter from the Deputy Medical Officer of Health to H C A Wimberley, Director of Education concerning attempts to find a foster home for siblings. [Some details redacted].
|Date||9 October 1956|
|Scope and Content||Informs Mr Wimberley of unsuccessful atempts to find a suitable foster home for siblings. Refers to Dr [R N] McKinstry approaching the Housing Department and remarks by Mr Hamilton regarding unlikelihood that the family would be rehoused in the immediate future. States that the children will have to remain in an institution until such a time as their mother is rehoused or a suitable foster home is found.|
McKinstry, R N, Dr
Wimberley, H C A
Public Health Services
|Keywords||childcare | Children | children's homes | Correspondence | departments | deputy medical officers of health | foster homes | foster parents | fostering | Housing | IJCI | Letters | mothers | siblings|
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|Level of description||File|
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