FOOTSEPS TO FREEDOM – Tales of Therapy in Rural India.
Published May 2019.
This Travel Memoir transports the reader into rural India during the height of the polio epidemic. The journey describes how children with polio progress from crawling in their village through rehabilitation and education to become adults leading productive lives.
At the current time of the Covid 19 pandemic, these stories illustrate the importance of the polio vaccine in eradicating polio for future generations.
Hilary is a physiotherapist living in north central British Columbia. She has volunteered her time over the last 25 years to help develop and train a rural disability program in South India called SAMUHA. She also founded a charity in Canada to support this work called Samuha Overseas Development Association (SODA) www.samuha.ca
FOOTSTEPS TO FREEDOM is available from Books & Co in Prince George or you can order from Hilary at email@example.com PDF versions of the book are available from www.samuha.ca