AU WA A904 - DEPARTMENT FOR FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES

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Corporate body

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Department

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT FOR FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A904

Description area

Dates of existence

1995-07-01 - 2001-07-01

History

The Department for Family and Children's Services was responsible for promoting and providing services that assisted families, individuals, groups and communities achieve their own well-being. Services were based on the principles of furthering independence, autonomy, social justice and access to opportunity. Services were provided in the areas of counselling, protection of children, financial assistance, community development, community-based centres, out-of-home and alternative care for children and youth services.

On the 1 July 2001, the Department for Family and Children's Services was replaced by the Department for Community Development.

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Related entity

AU WA A1213 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT [2] (2001-07-01 - 2007-06-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1213

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Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1995-07-01 - 2001-07-01

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Related entity

AU WA A590 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT [1] (1992-10-01 - 1995-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A590

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1992-10-01 - 1995-06-30

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Related entity

AU WA A40 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY SERVICES (1985-01-01 - 1992-10-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A40

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1985-01-01 - 1992-09-30

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Related entity

AU WA A39 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY WELFARE (1972-06-16 - 1985-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A39

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1972-06-16 - 1984-12-31

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AU WA A38 - CHILD WELFARE DEPARTMENT (1927-12-22 - 1972-06-15)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A38

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1927-12-22 - 1972-06-15

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Related entity

AU WA A37 - STATE CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT (1917-01-01 - 1927-12-22)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A37

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1917-01-01 - 1927-01-01

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Related entity

AU WA A1574 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITIES (2007-07-01 - 2013-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1574

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Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1768 - THE DEPARTMENT FOR CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY SUPPORT (2013-05-17 -2017-07-01)

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AU WA A1768

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1504 - DEPARTMENT FOR CHILD PROTECTION (2007-07-01 - 2013-05-17)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1504

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A204 - PUBLIC CHARITIES AND STATE CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT (1908-01-01 - 1917-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A204

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S3892 - STATION FILES - NATIVE WELFARE (Draft)

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S1099 - FILES - COMMUNITY WELFARE ("A" SERIES)

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Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1995-07-01 - 2001-06-30

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Final

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