Mother and Baby Homes — Warwickshire-Yorkshire

The establishments listed below provided at least some accommodation for unmarried mothers and their babies. They include maternity homes, before-and-after-confinement care homes, hostels for pregnant working girls or working mothers, and Magdalen Homes.

Where available, the 'Places' column shows the accommodation provided for mothers and babies (exact figures could change over time).
Note that over the years, many institutions changed location and/or name, sometimes more than once. The accommodation provided, age of those admitted etc. at a home could also vary.

Warwickshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Hope Lodge, 134 Heathfield Road, Handsworth, Birmingham1908Pre- and post-maternity cases; 10 Local Poor Law cases; £1, or with baby 25s.16under 23
Bonner House, 172 Sellywood Road, Bournville, Birmingham1969   
Woodville Mother and Baby Home, 176 Raddlebarn Road, Selly Oak, BirminghamJan 1943Before and After Care Home.16m/10b 
Day Servants' Hostel, 276 Monument Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham1921Working girls with first child.1618-26
Hope Lodge, 51 Clarendon Road, Edgbaston, Birminghamby 1930Pre- and post-maternity cases; 10 Local Poor Law cases; £1, or with baby 25s.30m/30bunder 23
Francis Way Mother and Baby Home, 124 Four Ashes Road, Bentley Heath, KnowleSep 1942Maternity Home.25m/15b 

Westmorland

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Monica's Diocesan Maternity Home, 8 Dalton Drive, Sedbergh Road, Kendal1917Maternity cases, 5s. from diocese; others 10s. In addition to .£2 nursing fee.23m/20bunder 25

Wiltshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Free Church Maternity and Training Home, The Retreat, Mere1915First pre-maternity cases; 12s. and £1 1s. For confinement; remain six months.14no limit
Diocesan Refuge, Hope House, 56 Mill Road, Salisburyby 1949Shelter and Before and After Care Home.  

Worcestershire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Catherine's House, Merick Road, Malvern Linkby 1949After Care (Daily Workers) Hostel.18m/18b 
St Catherine's House, Ranelagh Road, Malvern Linkby 1949   
St Monica's Home, Malvern Linkby 1912Young mothers with babies; first fall only; diocesan cases 5s.; others 6s.6under 30

East Riding of Yorkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Hull Diocesan Maternity Home, Linnaeus House, 14 Linnaeus Street, Kingston upon Hull1915First maternity cases, 7s. 6d.; extra-diocesan cases additional fee, £2 2s; remain six months.14under 25
Church Army Refuge, 15 Bootham Terrace, Yorkby 1930Friendless and fallen; temporarily; payment according to circumstances.9m/4bno limit
Church Army Refuge, 31 East Mount Road, York1916Friendless and fallen; temporarily.9m/4bno limit

North Riding of Yorkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Teresa's, 176 Borough Road, Middlesbroughby 1949Before and After Care Home.6m/6b 
St Margaret's Home, 21 Albemarle Crescent, Scarboroughby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/4b 

West Riding of Yorkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Monica's Rescue and Maternity Home, 11 Belle Vue, Bradfordby 1920Maternity cases, 6s.; local cases, free.21under 30
St Monica's Maternity Home, 11 Belle Vue, Bradfordby 1930Young unmarried expectant mothers.27under 30
Salvation Army Home, Mount Cross, Broad Lane, Bramley1921Unmarried mothers and their infants.20m/16bunder 27
St Katharine's Hostel, 10 King's Mill Lane, Huddersfield1920Mothers and babies; payment according to circumstances.8m/6b 
St Faith's Rescue and Maternity Home, 126 Chapeltown Road, Leedsby 1915First cases only.9 
Leeds Hope Hospital, 126 Chapeltown Road, Leeds1919Venereal cases, both maternity and otherwise. Yorks. cases free; others 5s. a day.17m/10bunder 30
St Margaret's Home, 18 Clarendon Road, Leedsc.1917First maternity cases; 10s. 6d.  
St Margaret's Home, 18 Mount Preston, Leeds1912Unmarried mothers and their babies.  
St Faith's Maternity Home, 22 Brunswick Place, Leeds1910First maternity cases; 5s. and £2 2s. expenses.9under 30
St Margaret's Home / Maternity Hospital, 29-31 Moor Road, Leedsby 1949Maternity Home.26m/23b 
St Faith's Maternity Home, 63 Clarendon Road, Leedsby 1920First maternity cases; 7s. 6d. and £2 2s. expenses.22under 30
Wyther Hostel, Armley Ridge Road, Leedsby 1949Before and After Care Home.30m/30b 
Salvation Army Home, Spring Grove House, Alexandra Road, Leeds1909Girls and women in distress.28m/26 babies 
Ripon Refuge, 6 Claremont Road, Ripon1927Shelter and Before and After Care Home.4m/2bno limit

Glamorgan

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Margaret's Maternity Home, 78 Claude Road, Cardiff1895Hopeful first fall cases, admitted during pregnancy, kept for two years with their infants. Payment according to circumstances.414-25
Salvation Army Home, Hope Lodge, 21-22 Moira Terrace, Cardiff1917Unmarried mothers and their infants.20 
Salvation Army Home, Northlands, 202 North Road, Cardiff1917Unmarried mothers and their infants.18m/12b 
Cwmdonkin Shelter, 10A (later renumbered 67) Heathfield, Swanseaby 1949 8m/6b 

Monmouthshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Nantyderry Maternity Home and Hostel, Nantyderry House, Nantyderry, Abergavenny1920Working-class girls about to become mothers; 15s; remain six months.12under 30

Aberdeenshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Aberdeen Mother and Baby Home, 25 Westfield Terrace, Aberdeenby 1936   
Aberdeen Mother and Baby Home, Richmondhill House, 22 King's Gate, Aberdeenby 1949 17 

Angus (Forfarshire)

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Salvation Army Home, Florence Booth House, Clement Park, HarefieldRoad, Lochee, Dundee1918Unmarried mothers with their infants.40m/28 babiesno limit
Salvation Army Home, Seafield Lodge, Magdalen Green, Dundee1918Girls and women in distress.24m/8bno limit

Lanarkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Glasgow Home for Deserted Mothers, 140 Rotten Row, Glasgow1873   
Church of Scotland Maternity Home, 22 Herbert Street, Glasgow1915Expectant mothers; 6s.8under 30
The Knowe Mother and Baby Home, 301 Albert Drive, Pollokshields, Glasgowby 1972 38 
Church of Scotland Maternity Home, 39 Lansdowne Crescent, Glasgow1915Expectant mothers; 7s.12under 30
Lansdowne House Mother and Baby Home, 44 Sutherland Avenue, Glasgowby 1945 26 
The Fraser of Allander Maternity Home, 5 Cleveden Road, Kelvinside, Glasgowby 1972 36 
Atholl House, 63 Partickhill Road, Glasgow All classes of women and girls needing help.  
Church of Scotland Home, Auldhousefield, Pollokshaws, Glasgow1908Mothers and infants; 5s.36no limit
Church of Scotland Children's Home / Mother and Baby Home, Florentine House, 53 Hillhead Street, Glasgow Orphan and other needy girls.227-12
Salvation Army Home, Homeland, 25 St Andrew's Drive, Pollokshields, Glasgow1920Unmarried mothers with their babies.22no limit

Midlothian

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Home for Mothers and Babies, 17 Claremont Park, Edinburgh1924Unmarried expectant mothers (first child only); must be willing to remain three or four months after confinement; 10s; or by arrangement.12m/9 babiesunder 25
Lauriston Home / Haig Ferguson Memorial Mother and Baby Home, 4 Lauriston Park, Edinburgh1925 9 
Salvation Army Home, Bonnington Bank House, Ferry Road, Edinburgh1920Unmarried mothers with their babies.22 
Church of Scotland Home, Denhamgreen House, Edinburgh1918Mothers and infants; 5s.40no limit
Mother and Baby Home / Children's Home, 23 Lady Brae, Gorebridge1935 6 

Renfrewshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Gerard's Mother and Baby Home, Greenock Road, Bishoptonby 1972 43 

Co. Antrim

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Belfast Midnight Mission Maternity Home, 25-27 (later 29) Malone Place, Belfast1902First maternity cases only received. 5s.12 
Good Shepherd Home / Marianville Home for Mothers and Babies, 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast  22 
Hopedene House Hostel, 55 Dundela Avenue, Strandtown, Belfastby 1949   
Salvation Army Home, Thorndale, Duncairn Avenue, Antrim Road, Belfast1905Unmarried mothers and their babies. Free.33m/24 babiesno limit

Co. Down

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Good Shepherd Home / Marianville Home for Mothers and Babies, 132 Armagh Road, Newry  15 

Co. Dublin

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Dublin Magdalen Asylum, 8 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin1766Respectable class on first fall. Free. Protestantss only.20under 20
St Patrick's Mother and Baby Home, Navan Road, Cabra, Dublinby 1949   
Templeogue Nursery Rescue Home, Little Fortfield, Templeogue1910First fall maternity cases. Remain 6 months after birth of baby. Payment when possible.12no limit

Co. Tipperary

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Anne's, Sean Ross Abbey, Short Corville Road, Roscrea1930   

Ontario

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Girls' Maternity Home, 152 Bathurst Street, Torontoc.1895   

Bedfordshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Holt House, 178 Hurst Grove, Bedfordby 1964Before and After Care Home.11m/6b16-24
Widecombe, 36 Grasmere Road, Streatleyby 1964Before and After Care Home.7m/7bover 17

Berkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Michael's, 2 Dorset Road, Windsorby 1949Before and After Care Home.7m/3b 
Burnell House Hostel, 27 Bolton Avenue, Windsorby 1964Post-natal home - mothers may go to daily work.19m/19b 

Buckinghamshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Putnam House, 69 Buckingham Street, Aylesburyby 1949Maternity Home.20m/12b14-20

Cambridgeshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Ely Diocesan Maternity Home, 48 Bateman Street, Cambridge1920Unmarried mothers with first child. Diocesan cases,10s.; others, 12s.14m/10b15-30

Cheshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Bridget's Mother and Baby Home, Lache Lane, Chesterc.1949Before and After Care Home.20m/12b 
Knowle House, Sagars Road, Handforthby 1949After Care Hostel, later Before and After Care Home.22m/16bover 14
Hoylake Mothers and Babies Home, Prospect House, 7 Trinity Road, Hoylakeby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/8b 
Home of the Good Samaritan, 27 Victoria Road, Grappenhall, Warringtonby 1949Before and After Care Home, some Shelter beds.14m/8b 

Cornwall

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Morwenna, Lescudjack Terrace, Penzanceby 1950.Before and After Care Home.8m/3b 
Mother and Baby Home, Rosewood, Woodland Road, St Austell  24 

Cumberland

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Mary's Home for Friendless Girls, Coledale Hall, 94-96 Newtown Road, Carlisle1926Before and After Care Home.10m/6b 

Devon

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Nicholas' House, 20 Alphington Road, Exeterby 1964Maternity Home.12m/6b 
Woodside Mother and Baby Home, South View, 2 Woodside, Plymouthby 1949Before and After Care Home.13m/5b 

Dorset

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Thomas' Lodge, 12 Charminster Road, Bournemouthby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/7b16-35
St Monica's Maternity Home, 17 (later 19) St Peter's Road, Parkstoneby 1949Maternity Home.10m/10b14-18
St Gabriel's Home, 18 Dorchester Road, Weymouthby 1964Before and After Care Home.9m/6bover 17
St Gabriel's Home, 6 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouthby 1949Before and After Care Home.4m/2b 

County Durham

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Mother and Baby Home, Fir Tree Grange, Crook    
St Agnes' Home, 45 Duke Street, Darlingtonby 1949Before and After Care Home.7m/3b 
Mother and Baby Home, Ramside, Belmont, Durhamby 1949After Care Hostel. Some mothers go out to work.16m/16b 
St Faith's Home, 6-8 Grasmere Street, Gatesheadby 1949Before and After Care Home.16m/8b 
Smelt House, Howden-le-Wearby 1964Before and After Care Home.17m/8b 
Parker Memorial Home, 25 Kayll Road, Sunderlandby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/9b 

Essex

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Chelmsford Diocesan Maternity Home, Sunnedon House, 75 Warley Hill, Brentwood1959Maternity Home.17m/10b 
Ardmore, 136 High Road, Buckhurst Hillby 1949After Care Home. Some mothers go out to work,18m/18b 
Bartletts, Tavistock House, 201 New London Road, Chelmsfordby 1964Before and After Care Home.15m/10b 
Hostel of the Good Shepherd, 87 East Hill, Colchesterby 1949Before and After Care Home.11m/6b 
Old Mill House, Great Bentley, Colchesterby 1964Private Maternity Home.6m/6b 
Dunmow Maternity Home, Great Easton, Dunmow1897First maternity cases before confinement; 7s.; remain six months. Diocesan cases, 5s.814-25
Loreto Convent, Theydon Road, Eppingby 1964Before and After Care Home.26m/14b 
St Faith's Home, 38 Station Road, Loughtonby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/4b 
Girls' Hostel, 51 Junction Road, Romfordby 1949Before and After Care Home.8m/5b 
Carville, 38 The Drive, Walthamstowby 1949Before and After Care Home.  
Carville, 43 West Avenue Road, Walthamstowby 1964Before and After Care Home.6m/6b 
Beechwood, 2 Westborough Road, Westcliff on Seaby 1964Hostel for Working Pregnant Girls.4 

Gloucestershire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Mount Hope, 10 Ashley Hill, Bristolby 1949Maternity Home.26m/12b 
Elm House Shelter, 10 Whatley Road, Bristolby 1964Hostel for Working Pregnant Girls.18 
Mother and Baby Home, 11 Snowdon Road, Fishponds, Bristolby 1949Before and After Care Home.20m/12b 
St John's Diocesan Home, 27-29 Ashley Road, Bristolby 1949Before and After Care Home.16m/8b 
St Raphael's, Hallen Road, Henbury, Bristolby 1964Before and After Care Home.26m/26b 
St Catherine's, 2 Berkeley Villas / 21 Pitville Lawn, Cheltenhamby 1950Before and After Care Home.12m/6b 

Hampshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Hope Lodge, 41 Belmont Road, Southamptonby 1939Temporary refuge for unmarried mothers and infants and for any girls in difficulty.8m/4b 
16 St David's Road, Southseaby 1964Hostel for Working Pregnant Girls.10 
The Haven, Vigo Lane, Yateleyby 1949Maternity Home.18m/18b 

Isle of Wight

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
The Hostel, Staplers Road, Newport1921Women and girls needing help; temporarily; post-maternity and probation cases received; payment when possible.314-24
Mount House, Staplers Road, Newportby 1964Before and After Care Home.6m/4b 

Kent

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
The Lodge, Faversham Road, Kennington, Ashfordby 1964Before and After Care Home.11m/4b 
Rochester Diocesan Home, Ravensbourne House, 9 Blyth Road, Bromleyby 1949Before and After Care Home.14m/6bover 14
Oakhurst, 33 Lesney Park Road, Erithby 1949Before and After Care Home.25m/9b 
Folkestone Refuge, 221 Dover Road, Folkestoneby 1900Fallen women and maternity cases, before and after confinement.1014-25
St Lawrence Home, 78 Rock Avenue, Gillinghamby 1956Before and After Care Home.13m/3bover 14
Kendall House, 46 Pelham Road, Gravesendby 1949Pregnant girls under 17 in need of care and protection.16m/3bunder 17

Lancashire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
The Grange, Wilpshire, Blackburnby 1949Before and After Care Home.26m/12b 
Fylde House, 141 Hornby Road, Blackpoolby 1964Before and After Care Home.10m/3b 
Mater Dei Hostel, Berkeley House, Serpentine South, Blundellsands, Liverpoolby 1949Before and After Care Home.15m/10b 
133 Barlow Moor Road, Didsbury, Manchesterby 1964Maternity Home.22m/12b 
St Agnes' House, 15 Mauldeth Road, Withington, Manchesterby 1964Before and After Care Home.4m/4b 
Parkinson House, 68 West Cliff, Prestonby 1950Before and After Care Home.9m/3b 
Adswood, 460 Bury New Road, Salfordby 1964Before and After Care Home.18m/12b13-26
St Teresa's Home, 61 Broom lane, Salfordby 1948Home for unmarried mothers and babies. First cases only.30m/40bover 16

Lincolnshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Quarry Maternity Home, Wragby Road, Lincolnby 1949Maternity Home.26m/15b 
Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Agatha's, 73 Carnarvon Road, Stratford E15by 1949For friendless or destitute girls and young women and babies13m/5b 
St Margaret's, 218 Camden Road, Camden N16by 1949Before and After Care Home.9m/5b 
Hampstead Mother and Baby Home, 17 Daleham Gardens, Hampstead NW3by 1949Before and After Care Home.14m/7bover 17
Red Gables, 113 Crouch Hill, Hornsey N8by 1964Before and After Care Home.15m/12b 
35 Eastern Road, Hornsey N2by 1956Lying-in Home14m 
London Diocesan Hostel, Guilford House, 92/94 Torrington Park, North Finchley N12c.1950Before and After Care Home.28m/14bover 15
St Mary's House, 9 Vicarage Road (now Crescent), Battersea SW11by 1920   
Ballantyne, Lushington Road, Catford SE5by 1964Before and After Care Home.43m/24bover 16
Fellowship of St Michael and All Angels, 5 Bloomfield Terrace, Chelsea SW1by 1964Before and After Care Home.18m/6b 
Putney Home for Mothers and Babies, 15 Genoa Avenue, Putney SW15by 1964Before and After Care Home.12m/8b 
Beechwood, Putney Heath Lane, Putney SW15by 1964Before and After Care Home.15m/7b 
Mother and Baby Home, 10 Rutford Road, Streatham SW16by 1949Before and After Care Home.13m/7b 
Carisbrooke, 149 Upper Tulse Hill, Streatham SW2by 1949Before and After Care Home.24m/12b 
St Christopher's, 179 Tulse Hill, Streatham SW2by 1953Before and After Care Home.12m/12b 
Annesley House, 22A Christchurch Road, Streatham SW2by 1964Hostel for Working Pregnant Girls.15 
The Limes, 5 PalaceRoad, Streatham SW2by 1964Before and After Care Home.15over 15
Brent House, 6 North Drive, Streatham SW16by 1964Before and After Care Home.21m/14b18
Victoria Emergency Hostel, 76 Warwick Way, Victoria SW1by 1964Shelter for Emergency and Post-natal Cases9mover 16
Grove House, 1 Bolingbroke Grove, Wandsworth Common SW11by 1964Hostel for Working Pregnant Girls.1615-25
St Agnes' Home, 53 Barrowgate Road, Chiswick W4by 1956Before and After Care Home.17m/4b 
Devon Nook Home for Unmarried Mothers, Duke's Avenue, Chiswick W41933RC unmarried mothers, before and after confinement. Girls taught to look after their babies and encouraged to keep them.  

Middlesex

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
The Swallows, 2 Sutherland Road, Ealingby 1920Women received only after birth of child.  
Amherts Lodge, 47 Amherst Road, Ealingby 1964Before and After Care Home.26m/14b 
Hillside, 5 Roxborough Park, Harrowby 1956Shelter for Emergency and Post-natal Cases15m/6b 
Bellevue, 167 Willesden Lane, Kilburnby 1964Before and After Care Home.12m/12b 

Norfolk

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Paul's Lodge, Salisbury Road, Great Yarmouthby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/6bover 15
81 Wisbech Road, King's Lynnby 1964Hostel for Pregnant Working Girls.4m 

Northamptonshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Saviour's Diocesan Maternity Home, 103 Harlestone Road, Dallingtonby 1964Maternity Home.15m/15b 
Elmleigh, 114 Harlestone Road, Dallingtonby 1964Before and After Care Home.16m/10b 

Northumberland

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Ante and Post-Natal Hostel, Bowmer Bank, Morpethby 1964Before and After Care Home.20m/20b 
Hopedene, 1A Gloucester Terrace, Elswick Road, Newcastle upon Tyneby 1964Maternity Home.28m/12b 
Hopedene, Jesmond Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyneby 1949Maternity Home.22m/14b 

Nottinghamshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Grosvenor House, 1 Grove Street, Mansfieldby 1949Before and After Care Home.9m/5b 

Oxfordshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Mother and Baby Hostel, 7 Clark's Row, St Aldates, Oxford Before and After Care Home.14m/10b 

Shropshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Myford House, Horsehay, Wellingtonby 1949Before and After Care Home.11m/6b 

Somerset

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Braeside, Bugway Lane, Chardby 1964Before and After Care Home.13m/6b 

Staffordshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Broadfield House, Steam Road, Kingswinford, Brierly Hillby 1964Before and After Care Home.18m/10b 
The Girls' Home, 53 Union Street, Burton upon Trentby 1949Before and After Care Home.6m/4b 
North Staffordshire Hostel for Mothers and Babies, 2 Enderley Street, Newcastle under Lymeby 1949Before and After Care Home.6m/3b 
Astbury House, 27 Little Moor Hill, Smethwickby 1964Before and After Care Home.13m/6b 
Glentworth Mothercraft Hostel, Rowley Bank, Staffordby 1949After Care Home.11m/11b 
Mrs Legge Memorial Home, 134 Tettenhall Road, Wolverhamptonby 1964Before and After Care Home.13m/8b 
Mrs Hay Memorial Home, 38 Park Road East, Wolverhamptonby 1964Before and After Care Home.14m/8b 
Mrs Legge Memorial Home, 89 North Road, Wolverhamptonby 1935Before and After Care Home.12m/12b 

Suffolk

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Edmund's Private Maternity Hospital, Bury St Edmunds Working and professional classes; 5s. for waiting weeks, 7s. 6d. afterwards; 10s. confinement fee.14m/12b16-30

Surrey

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Glazier House, 26 Stretton Road, Croydonby 1949Hostel for Pregnant Working Girls.9m 
Mothers' Hostel, Waltham House, 28 Worple Road, Epsomby 1918   
Waltham House Hostel, Epsom1915Mothers of domestic servant class with their babies; 15s. if possible; remain five months. or longer.1616-25
Avondale, 9 Sydney Road, Guildfordby 1964Before and After Care Home.11m/6b 
Glazier House, 53 Birdhurst Road, South Croydon1964Hostel for Pregnant Working Girls.9m 
The Haven, 2 Camden Road, Suttonby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/6b 
Sutton Home, Crossways, Benhill Road, Sutton1903Maternity cases; Diocesan cases, 5s., others, 7s. 6d.15under 26
Emly House, 185 Sidney Road, Walton on Thamesby 1964Before and After Care Home.11m/6bover 16
Emly House, Rydens Avenue, Walton on Thamesby 1949Before and After Care Home.4m/4b 
Haygarth-Witts Memorial Home, 54 The Ridgeway, Wimbledonby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/8bover 15
Dorincourt, Elm Road, Woodham Rise, Wokingby 1964Before and After Care Home.12m/8b 

Sussex

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Garton House, 22 Stanford Avenue, Brightonby 1964Before and After Care Home,15m/4b 
The Bell Hostel, 2 Salehurst Road, Eastbourneby 1930Mothers with their babies; from 20s.14m/16b.under 30
Upwick Vale Rescue Home, Salehurst Street, Old Town, Eastbourneby 1897Lately fallen women, including those awaiting and after confinement; mothers remain with children for six months at 6s. 6d., the infants retained for three years at 3s. 6d.2414-23

Warwickshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Beechcroft, 15 Belle Walk, Moseley, Birminghamby 1949Before and After Care Home.18m/14b 
Lahal-Roi / The Grange, 42 Park Hill, Moseley, Birminghamby 1956Maternity Home.18m/12b 
Lyncroft, 99-101 Handsworth Wood Road, Birminghamby 1953Maternity Home.20m/14b 
St Faith's Shelter, Dudley Lodge, 143 Warwick Road, Coventryby 1949Before and After Care Home.24m/9bunder 20
Fairhaven Hostel, 76 Leam Terrace, Leamington Spaby 1949Hostel accommodation for pregnant working girls.11m/1b 
Fairhaven Maternity Home, 76 Leam Terrace, Leamington Spaby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/1b 
Hamilton House, 12 Bilton Road, Rugbyby 1949 12m/12b 
The Limes, Alcester Road, Stratford on Avonby 1964Before and After Care Home,18m/10b 

Westmorland

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Sacred Heart Maternity Home, Brettargh Holt, Kendalby 1949Maternity Home.40m/25b 

Wiltshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Girls' Hostel, Bath Road, Devizesby 1949Before and After Care Home.16m/8bover 15
Beckingsale House, 84 St Ann Street, Salisbury1857Before and After Care Home.15m/6b 

Worcestershire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Kidderminster Maternity Home, Greenhill Hostel, Chester Road, Kidderminsterby 1930Expectant and nursing mothers with their first child; stay four months if possible; 10s. 6d. before confinement; 12s. 6d. after.12m/20 babiesunder 25
Barsham House, 33 Graham Road, Malvernby 1964Before and After Care Home.15m/8b 
St Catherine's, St Edward's House, West Malvernby 1964Working Mothers' Hostel.24m/24b15-18

East Riding of Yorkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Mother and Babies Hostel, 'The Avenue' Hospital, Westgate, Bridlingtonby 1949Before and After Care Home.8m/8b 
Heworth Moor House, 56 Heworth Green, Yorkby 1949Before and After Care Home.14m/10b 

West Riding of Yorkshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
7 Longman Close, Barnsleyby 1964Hostel for Working Pregnant Girls.4m/1b 
St Monica's Home, 10-11 Belle Vue, Bradfordby 1949Before and After Care Home.16m/8b 
Oakwell House, 8 Oak Avenue, Bradfordby 1964Before and After Care Home. Hostel accommodation for pregnant working girls. 15m/15b 
St Margaret's House, 8 Balmoral Place, Halifaxby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/6bunder 21
St Margaret's House, 9 Page Street, Halifaxby 1949Before and After Care Home.  
St Monica's Home, 35 Regent Parade, Harrogateby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/5bunder 40
St Katherine's, 10 Kingsmill Lane, Huddersfieldby 1964Before and After Care Home.8m/6b 
Huddersfield Methodist Mission Mother and Baby Home, 16 Queen Street, Huddersfieldby 1964Before and After Care Home.11m/4b 
Browning House Mother and Baby Home, 126 Chapeltown Road, Leeds1950Before and After Care Home.18m/15b 
The Haven, 3 Linden Terrace, Pontefractby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/5b 
Sheffield Corporation Mother and Baby Home, 19/21 Hucklow Road, Sheffieldby 1964Before and After Care Home.8m/8b 
St Agatha's Hostel, 22 Broomgrove Road, Sheffieldby 1949Before and After Care Home.25m/12b 
St Veronica's Home for Catholic Babies, 266 Barnsley Road, Sheffield1923   
St Veronica's Home for Catholic Babies, Lydgate Lane, Crookes, Sheffield1938   
York Diocesan Maternity Hostel, Sutton House, Sutton on Hullby 1949Before and After Care Home.23m/8b