Ancestry UK

Children's Home, Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire

In 1970, the Catholic Diocese of Leeds Rescue and Protection Society opened a family group children's home at 5 Harrison Crescent, Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire. Run by lay staff, the home could accommodate up to nine children, between 3 and 16 years of age.


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  • Finnigan, Robert et al, 150th Anniversary History 1863-2013 Catholic Care, Diocese of Leeds (2013, Catholic Care)