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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orphanage

An orphanage is a residential institution devoted to the care of orphans—children whose ... 1 History. 1.1 Foundling Hospitals; 1.2 19th century; 1.3 Deinstitutionalisation .... In England, the movement really took off in the mid-19th century although orphanages such as the Orphan Working Home in 1758 and the Bristol ...

www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_history/barnardos_homes.htm

Barnardo's ran hundred of children's homes across the UK until the 1970s. This is a directory of all the homes and their history.

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/help-with-your-research/research-guides/children-care

A brief history of institutional care for children in the UK; 11. ..... for example the Church of England's Waifs and Strays Society, now the Children's Society; and ...

www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199791231/obo-9780199791231-0083.xml

May 28, 2013 ... ... an official alternative to putting neglected children in the workhouse or an orphanage. ... Heywood 1978, a history of the development of child welfare services in the United ... “Unwanted Children and Adoption in England.

www.formerchildrenshomes.org.uk/1900_orphanages.html

Before this, residential institutions for children - orphanages and homes - were .... Church of England Home for Waifs & Strays, 3 Biggin St, Dover More on the Waifs ... Portsmouth (run by the Poor Law Union) - a history of this children's home is ...

histclo.com/insti/Orp/orp-eng.html

Jun 15, 2003 ... The literature on English orphanages and work houses is legion. ... the province of the Church for most of European history after the fall of Rome. ... An orphanage movement began in England with the establishment of the ...

www.victorianweb.org/history/orphanages/coram4.html

May 11, 2016 ... A Hundred Years Ago: Britain in the 1880s in Words and Photographs. .... As for public orphanages, among the first were the Female Orphan Asylum .... Strategically placed at the beginning of Jane's story, the ballad foretells ...

www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/806

Dec 21, 2009 ... Jenny Keating's A Child for Keeps, based on her excellent doctoral study of the subject (1), is a welcome addition to the social history of ...

www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/index-remembrancia/1579-1664/pp307-320

'Orphanage', in Analytical Index to the Series of Records Known as the Remembrancia 1579-1664, ed. W H Overall and H C Overall (London, 1878), pp.