Cheryl Whiteman, Executive Director of FOCUS, comments, “Congratulations to Family Transition Place (FTP) on being awarded the FOCUS 4-year Accreditation. This is the first organization within FOCUS Accreditation to receive 100% in meeting all standards, this is no small feat and the organization can be applauded for ensuring that the organization is achieving high levels of operations.
The organization and the community it services can be proud of FTP’s progressive and forward thinking processes and initiatives. The culture of FTP can be attributed to the leadership of Norah Kennedy. Norah is a visionary who is surrounded by a team that clearly demonstrates passion for the clients they serve, advocacy of violence prevention strategies and at the heart of the organization is compassion and understanding for those who are impacted by domestic violence. Family Transition Place is elite in the delivery of their services.