Shipping and migration

British Home Children in Canada

This site is designed to assist descendants of those who were part of the British child emigration scheme to Canada 1870-1957.

Forgotten Australians – Our History

Over half a million Australian children experienced institutional care in the 20th century. To acknowledge and remember the experiences of these children, the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs is funding the National Museum of Australia and…

Barnardos Australia – Supporting Old Boys and Girls

Barnardos provides a service for people who have lived in Barnardos care. They hold files on old boys and girls of Barnardos who migrated to Australia under the Child Migration Scheme and can provide  information on your files and general…

BBM formerly the Big Brother Movement

This site includes a history of the movement (under Our Heritage and also Big Brother Movement tabs), There is also a Photo Gallery, Forum and a Where are they now? section.