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Children of the State Department
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1918
End Date:
31 Dec 1936
Welfare of Children~
Legislation Administered:
Childrens Charter 1918, Childrens Charter 1921, Childrens Charter 1923
Legislation Creating:
Children's Charter 1918
Functions Performed:
Community services
Controlled Agencies:
Ashley Home for Boys (TA1706)01 Feb 192231 Dec 1999
Previous Agencies:
Boys Training School (TA470)01 Jan 188431 Dec 1922

Department for Neglected Children (TA145)01 Jan 189631 Dec 1918
Charitable Grants Department (TA21)01 Jan 187231 Dec 1934

Chief Secretary's Office/department (TA153)01 Jan 188231 Dec 1946
Subsequent Agencies:
Social Services Department (TA144)01 Jan 193402 Sep 1961