Mother and Baby Homes — Middlesex-Oxfordshire

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.

Middlesex

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Barnes Convalescent Home, 15 Beverley Gardens, Barnes Common1893First fall cases ineligible for other Convalescent Homes, 6s.; mother and baby, 7s. 6d.5 
Maddison Memorial Hostel, Maddison Lodge, Osterley, Isleworth1926Mothers and babies; remain until babies two years old.18under 30

Norfolk

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Norwich Diocesan Maternity Home, 53-55 Surrey Street, Norwich1921First pre-maternity cases; 7s. and maternity benefit. Remain six months after child's birth.12under 25

Northamptonshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Saviour's Home, 21/21A/23A Manor Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton1921Maternity cases; from the Diocese 8s.; others 12s.15m/15nunder 25

Northumberland

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Newcastle Diocesan Refuge, Clifton House, 54 Clifton Road, Newcastle upon Tyneby 1949Shelter and Before and After Care Home.10m/6b 
Newcastle Diocesan Maternity Home, Elswick Lodge, Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne1920Unmarried expectant mothers; stay six months; non-diocesan cases, 10s. Hostel for working pregnant girls.12m/12bunder 25

Nottinghamshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Catherine's House, 15 Wilson Street, Newarkby 1949Shelter and Before and After Care Home.7m/3b 
Mothers' Hostels, 95 Queen's Drive, Nottinghamby 1949Before and After Care Home. Day Nursery attached. Some mothers go out to work.8m/8b 
Nottingham Temporary Rescue and Preventive Home, The Cottage, Newstead Grove, Nottingham1919Mothers and babies; first fall.3under 25

Oxfordshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Oxford Ladies' Association, Hope Cottage, 57 Aston Street, Oxford1899Mothers with their babies; first cases; 5s. diocesan cases; 7s. 6d. others.3under 25
Oxford Ladies' Association, St Frideswide's Home, 59 St John's Road, Oxford1902Mothers with their babies; first cases; 5s. diocesan cases; 7s. 6d. others.8under 25

Shropshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Shrewsbury and Shropshire Refuge and Hostel, Chaddeslode, 130 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsburyby 1935Fallen and friendless girls; also mothers and babies; remain from three to twelve months; from 7s. 6d.8m/8bunder 25
Shrewsbury and Shropshire Refuge and Hostel, Chaddeslode, Crescent Lane, Shrewsbury1907Fallen and friendless girls; also mothers and babies; remain from three to twelve months; from 7s. 6d.10under 25

Somerset

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Hillview, 12 Walcot Parade, Bathby 1953After Care Home.6m/4b 
Hope House, 15 Lambridge Place, Bath1885Fallen girls and young women for confinement with first child. Payment, £10 and outfit.9/4 infants 
Exmoor House, Westerns, Dulvertonby 1949Before and After Care Home. Married women occasionally admitted.10m.7b 
Somerset County Home for Mothers and Babies, The Old House, South Petherton1921Unmarried expectant mothers; first cases only; 10s. 6d. From county; others, 12s. 6d.20under 30

Staffordshire

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Mother and Baby Home, 53 Union Street, Burton on Trentby 1949Before and After Care Home.  
Lyncroft House, Stafford Road, Lichfieldby 1949Maternity Home.20m/16b 
Mrs Hay Memorial Home, 36 Merridale Road, Wolverhamptonby 1949Before and After Care Home.12m/6bunder 20
Mrs Legge Memorial Home, 89 North Road, Wolverhampton1913Girls before birth of first illegitimate child. Diocesan cases, 12s. 6d.; others, 15s.12no limit

Suffolk

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
St Bridget's, North Parade, Lowestoftby 1949Shelter and Before and After Care Home.12m/2b 

Surrey

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Convalescent Home of Rest, 28 Cleveland Road, Barnes Domestic servants or girls in business (first fall only). From 6s. Weekley.8m/5b15-20
St Aubyn's Shelter, Horsham Road, Dorkingby 1949Before and After Care Home.10m/3b 
Esher House, 6 Arnison Road, East Molesey1975Young, single mothers and their babies.  
Richmond Ladies' Association Refuge / Mission House Female Aid Society, Moore House, Paynesfield Avenue, East Sheenby 1912Fallen women; mothers and babies; temporarily.14no limit
Assisi (St Joseph's) Mother and Baby Home, Hammer Lane, Grayshottby 1949 36m/20b 
Home of the Good Shepherd, Haslemere1916Fallen and friendless girls; temporarily. By 1935: Mothers and babies; remain four months.12m/12bunder 30
Kingston Deanery Home, 18 Richmond Park Road, Kingston upon Thamesby 1935Maternity and rescue cases; local cases free, others 10s.19m/12bunder 30
Kingston and Surbiton Shelter, 45 Fairfield South, Kingston upon Thamesby 1930Maternity and rescue cases; temporarily; local cases free, others 10s. 6d. before and 12s. 6d. after confinement.6under 30
Kingston and Surbiton Ladies' Association, Mission House, 26 Gibbon Road, Kingston upon Thames1887Friendless or fallen girls; local cases only; temporarily.4under 24
Richmond Hostel for Unmarried Mothers and Babies, 1 The Hermitage, Richmond1924Mothers with their babies; payment according to circumstances.4no limit
Mission of Hope, Birdhurst Lodge, 14 South Park Hill Road, South Croydonby 1930Mothers, expectant mothers, infants and toddlers.36m/21bno limit
Mission of Hope, Blythswood, 43 St Peter's Road, South Croydonby 1920Mothers and babies.30under 30
Woking Preventive and Rescue Home, St Margaret's, 21-23 Ferndale Road, Horsell, Woking1901Rescue, preventive and maternity cases; also mothers and babies.12m/6bover 17

Sussex

Name and LocationFounded/ OpenedClasses Received, Weekly fees, etc.PlacesAdmission Age
Albion House, Finsbury Road, Albion Hill, Brightonby 1920Young unmarried mothers before and after confinement; 10s.40m/36b16-25
Day Servants' Hostel, 21 Seafield Road, Hove1918Unmarried mothers (with first baby); 25s.9under 30

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