Comments

Digital copy of Exhibit 25: Children's Section Annual Report 1967. [Some details redacted].

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Reference

C/D/AW1/A3/5/WD004583

Date

1967 - 1967

Scope and Content

Includes a lists of members and co-opted members of the Children's Sub-Committee, Children's Office staff including the Children's Officer, Assistant Children's Officer, field staff and administrative staff, and staff at Haut de la Garenne and the Family Group Homes at Clos de Roncier, Clos des Sables, Le Squez and Nicholson Park. Provides analysis of numbers of admissions to and discharges from care, referrals of unmarried mothers and their children and foster parents during 1967. Includes remarks about the annual meeting of foster parents held at the Pomme d'Or Hotel in April referring to a talk on fire safety by Mr Mahoney, Fire Chief. Includes comments about the opening of the fourth Family Group Home on Le Squez Estate and general comments about the Family Group Homes. Refers to the policy of keeping children within the structure of their own family, outlining work and support provided to families. Provides an overview of work at Haut de la Garenne, referring to children committed to the care of the Education Committee by the Royal Court as being in need of care of protection, children on remand and children needing temporary care. Also refers to children boarded out from Haut de la Garenne and children rehabilitated with their families and remarks about Haut de la Garenne being an all-age children's home. Refers to support provided by third parties including schools, voluntary organisations, Brig-y-Don, La Préférence, hostels for working boys and girls, Elizabeth House, the Housing Committee and members of the public. Comments on the need for co-ordination between welfare authorities and social workers concerned with particular families and refers to assistance from a variety of people, organisations and departments. Includes tables detailing comparative child care costs with English counties; an analysis of work in the child care service; overall pictures of reasons for admissions to and discharges from care at Haut de la Garenne; and work with unmarried mothers in 1967.

Names

Birt, St J
Bygrave, Lois
Coulson, S G
Davies, C
du Feu, L
Gallichan, S
Hutchinson, S
Jackson, H
Lakeman, H
Le Cornu, R H, Constable of St Mary
Le Marquand, E O
Le Sueur, Anthony Giles
Mahoney, Bill
Neely, V
Norton, J B
Picot, D K
Preece, Mary
Querée, Arthur C, Deputy
Smith, C A
Summers, G
Syvret, J
Thomson, J H
Thornton, Patricia
Vibert, S
Weir, E
Basil Lodge Hostel
Brig-y-Don Children's Convalescent and Holiday Home
Clos de Roncier Family Group Home
Clos des Sables Family Group Home
Constable of St Mary
Education Committee
Education Committee (Children's Section)
Education Department
Elizabeth House
Haut de la Garenne
HM Prison, La Moye
Housing Committee
Jersey Association for Youth and Friendship
Jersey Licensed Victuallers Association
Junior Training Centre
La Préférence Children's Home
Le Squez Family Group Home
Nicholson Park Family Group Home
Pomme D'Or Hotel
Royal Court
Westaway Crèche

Keywords

Brig-y-Don, Coast Road | 13-14, Clos de Roncier | 108, Clos des Sables | Colomberie Close | Devon | Elizabeth House | Guernsey | Hastings | Ireland | Isle of Wight | La Moye | La Préférence, St Martin | Le Squez Estate | 46, Nicholson Park | Somerset | Southampton | St Mary | adoption | admissions | Babies | childcare | Children | children's homes | Children's Officers | children's services | Committees | Constables | deputies | discharges | Family Group Homes | foster parents | fostering | health visitors | Hostels | Hotels | IJCI | inspections | lodgings | medical officers of health | mothers | Police | unmarried mothers | reports | residential homes | voluntary homes | Youth Employment Officers

Dimensions

1 pdf file

Language

English
French

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

PDF file - please click on the link to download

Closed until

2100

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