The Strength Within
Image Credit: Stan Behal
Fran Odette (foreground) is the manager of springtide Resources. she is joined by Heather Maybee (left), a volunteer, and Nancy Martin (right), a social worker. Springtide, a United Way Agency, works to prevent domestic violence. In the year ending March 31, 2004, 52,127 women and 36,840 children were admitted to shelters for abused women across Canada.