August 28, 2016

From Nova Scotia to Manitoba to England, the BHCARA has covered enormous ground this year! Our Memory Quilt, released in March of this year, has traveled over 18,000 K's! The fall is scheduled heavily with events until the end of November when we will begin our winter...

November 20, 2015

The Library and Archives Canada has republished their British Home Child database, which now contains over 250,000 peices of informatin! Included in this new database is some Middlemore, Maria Rye and Barnardo information as well as the shipping lists. Also included is...

May 5, 2015

The remains of eight soldiers found in a garden in France will be buried in May 2015, read how our Albert Amed is connected in this month's newsletter! Visit our home page to read this edition and to subscribe to our monthy newsletters!

 

 

March 1, 2015

 A previously unindexed edition of the Barnardo's newsletter has been found by BHCARA member Susan Glousher! Her BHC Grandfather had kept this magazine with a personally hand written comment above one section. Susan, many thanks to you for sharing your Grandfather's pr...

March 1, 2015

Kenneth Bagnell, renouned author of "The Little Immigrants - the Orphans who came to Canada will be the BHCARA's guest speaker at the opening ceremonies of British Home Child Day Celebrations 2015 at the Black Creek Pioneer Village in Toronto. Event information will be...

March 1, 2015

Black Creek Pioneer Village: All inclusive dinner tickets may be purchased up to SEPTEMBER 15! The $40 fee includes admission to the Village, parking, British Home Child Day events and a three course meal. Entertainment will be provided by the Joyce Kilt Highland Dance...

February 28, 2015

This is Winnifred Payne's "After sailing notice" which was sent to her brothers AFTER she was shipped to Canada. It says "In accordance with the terms of Agreement entered into when (blank generally for child's name) was received into this institution, the managers inc...

January 27, 2015

 

Last month the BHCARA featured BHC Spence Smith from Burlington! Read more on his story in the Burlington Gazette with a special feature on the BHC. A HUGE shout out to our research web site in the story! " http://www.burlingtongazette.ca/?p=36251http://www.burlington...

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