News- July 7, 2016
Minister of Community and Social Services, Dr. Helena Jaczek announced $ 440,600 in funding for Participation House, Markham for various upgrades and repairs through the Partner Facility Renewal program. The funding is part of Ontario’s commitment to help hundreds of community agencies provide better, more secure and accessible facilities for the people who use their services.
The funding will help Participation House, Markham to make improvements including installing a new roof, new flooring, new brickwork, as well as replacing a driveway and the air conditioning system. This upgrades will help to maintain Participation House’s facilities in good working order so they can provide better services for their clients.
“We are profoundly grateful to the Ministry of Community and Social Services for their ongoing commitment to adults with physical and developmental disabilities and the service providers that support them. The $ 440,600 that we received for several projects, including a new roof for Participation House, will help us continue to provide a safe and healthy home for our clients.”- Frances DiCarlo, Executive Director of Participation House, Markham.