§ Mr. Kilfedder
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many 94W residential places exist for children and young persons in each of the area boards; and how many are provided by voluntary organisations, stating the name and address of each children's home.
§ Mr. Concannon
Following is the information:
NORTHERN BOARD Board Places Name and Address and No. of places Knockfergus Children's Home Ellis Street, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim 30 Conway Children's Home, Islandmagee, Co. Antrim 16 Bawnmore Children's Home, White-well Road, Belfast, BTI5 6 Dhu Varren Children's Home, Port-rush, Co. Antrim 24 Firmount Hostel, 410 Firmount Drive (Greystone), Antrim 11 Family Group Home Mournebeg Drive, Rathcoole, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim 3 TOTAL 90
SOUTHERN BOARD Gleneyre Children's Home, Portadown Co. Armagh 28 Burnside Boys' Hostel, Craigavon, Co. Armagh 16 Family Group Home, 17–21 Dalton Road, Co. Armagh 12 Family Group Home, Mountnorris, Co. Armagh 12 TOTAL 68
NORTHERN BOARD Voluntary Places Name and Address and No. of places Dr. Barnardo's Home, Manor House, Ballycastle, Co. Antrim 18 Dr. Barnardo's Home, Macedon, Whitehouse, Newtownabbey 32 TOTAL 50
SOUTHERN BOARD Nazareth House, Nursery Home, Charles Street, Craigavon, Portadown 35 Our Mother of Mercy, Kilmorey Street, Newry, Co. Down 26 Good Shepherd Home, 132 Armagh Road, Newry (also includes Marianvale Home for Mothers and Babies) 15 St. Joseph's Convent of Mercy, Bess-brook, Newry, Co. Down 15 TOTAL 91