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Robert Boyd Ward Home for Children
- Established - 1918
- Closed - ?
- 1st site - 3890 Bigelow Blvd.
- 2nd site - 50 Moffett Street (Mt. Lebanon) (1955)
- Also Known As:
- Ward Program Services
- Ward Home for Children
- Ward Home
- Mrs. Mary Catherine Ward in memory of her husband, Robert Boyd Ward,
of the Ward Baking Company
- Sponsoring Agency:
- Methodist Church Union
- Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference
- Merger of a North Side Nursery (1904) and the Temporary Home of the
Methodist Episcopal Church (1904)
- Location of Records:
- Ward Home, Inc.
Manor Oak Two
1910 Cochran Road, Suite 100
Pittsburgh, PA 15220-1273
- PA Department Vertical Files (Orphanages)
- 1933 Directory of Social Agencies
- 1943 Directory of Social Resources
- 1963 Directory of Health and Welfare Services
- 1968 Directory of Health and Welfare Services