Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 AMS/F/20
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 3JBS2 5/1996 16.6 JB 146
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Wel-care - service offered by the Church of England with refuge homes providing ante-natal and post-natal support for single mothers in the Greater London area

Consists of:

- papers relating to the 'Dartmouth House' project, a proposed residential college for single-parent mothers (1981)

- Wel-care prayer card

- Wel-care annual reports (1963, 1963-1964, 1966, 1970)

- 75th anniversary report 1889-1964

- 'Southwark Diocesan Council for Wel-Care. Annual Report 1984-1985'

- 'The Wel-care Story 75 years of Christian Social Service in London'

- leaflets 'Do you the know the answers...', 'Who cares?', 'The Church works for the family'

- leaflet on 'The aspect of personal relationships in family and social life'

- press cutting - book review 'Care on a shoe-string'