Home Children: A guide to sending organizations and receiving homes

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is pleased to announce the launch of the Guide to Sending Organizations and Receiving Homes.

This guide is an indispensable starting point for researching records about Home Children who came to Canada from the British Isles between 1869 and 1932. With this guide, you can discover what records are held at LAC and other institutions in Canada and in the British Isles. The guide also contains background information on the various organizations and useful links to websites for researching Home Children. The guide was originally compiled over many years by the genealogy staff at LAC.

Start consulting the guide now!

2 thoughts on “Home Children: A guide to sending organizations and receiving homes

  1. Pingback: New Canadian based Home Children organisations guide • emoo.eu

  2. We, the families of Home Children should be able to obtain ALL records of them for free , and not have to pay hundreds of dollars for records that may or may not be there, and have a year or more wait to boot. This is for records from England

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