1960: Twin Maples Farm for Women

Twin Maples Farm for Women opens, later renamed Lynda Williams Community Correctional Centre in 1977. It was the first minimum-security facility for adult female offenders and provided treatment for low-risk inmates from the women’s section at Oakalla.

Lynda Williams Community Correctional Centre

Lynda Williams Community Correctional Centre

Cooking class

Women in cooking class

Egg farm

Women working on the egg farm

Hair Styling school

Women styling hair at Hair Styling school

Sewing class

Women sewing in sewing class