Collection AR011 - Mission of Hope Files

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Mission of Hope Files


  • c1900-1950 (Creation)

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Accession Number: 11

Mission of Hope Files

Case files of children cared for in the Mission of Hope childrens home

Item date: c1900-1950

Depositor's Name: Christian Family Concern

Accession date: 14/1/1991

Access conditions: Files closed for 100 years, except to individuals and their close family

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Case files of children cared for in the Mission of Hope childrens homes. These were children who were fostered but never adopted. For details of adoption records, please contact AdoptLondonSouth for access to records -

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Some of the records in our collections contain sensitive and personal data that we have a legal responsibility to control access to. In these circumstances, staff may search the collection on your behalf, having received consent or proof of death of the individual concerned.

Please contact us at for further information regarding the particular collection you wish to access.

You can make a request for information which may be in a closed record under the Freedom of Information Act, 2000 or the Environmental Information Regulations, 2004. For more information about making a request, see the Croydon Council website ( Making a request does not guarantee access to the information you ask for, as there may be a valid exemption from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act.

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