Vic Fedeli, MPP for Nipissing announced $430,800 for upgrades and repairs in four community organization facilities throughout the community.
$259,900 for the Canadian Mental Health Association- North Bay and District to help them with the renovation to merge multiple office spaces to allow all program staff to work in the same space, and to enhance safety and accessibility for clients and staff. Work also includes replacing flooring throughout the office.
$113,400 for the Nipissing Transition House to help them with numerous structural repairs including removing and reinstalling beams, drywall, electrical, plumbing and HVAC system.
$37,800 for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay and District to help them repair their stairs, install a lighting system, replace signage, replace uneven surfaces for increased accessibility, and install a seating area.
$19,700 for Nipissing First Nation to help the Ojibway Women’s Lodge install ductless and central cooling systems.
“We are very grateful for the opportunity to apply for and receive this funding - this is great news! The financial support of the Provincial government helps us to better serve our clients and continue the important work we do" said Charlene Gravelle, Acting Executive Director of the Nipissing Transition House.