Monday, January 23, 2012

Elizabeth Ann Kinsella

Founder of the Youville Centre (Ottawa)

Sister Betty Ann Kinsella was the driving force behind the creation of the Youville Centre in 1985, the first program in Canada to address the comprehensive needs for education, child care, housing and support services for young, single mothers and their children.

Sister Betty Ann, as she is known, was named to the Order of Ontario in 2011.

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