Federal funding for accessibility improvements

Two Comox Valley organizations get monetary help

  • Apr. 10, 2015 7:00 p.m.

On Friday, Vancouver Island North MP John Duncan, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, announced funding for accessibility improvements to a couple of Comox Valley organizations.

Fallen Alders Community Club in Cumberland will receive $7,033 towards renovation  on an existing ramp and building an accessible washroom.

Glacier View Lodge in Courtenay will receive $40,000 towards building accessible sidewalks with handrails, installing a sport court with low impact surface, and installing accessible outdoor fitness equipment to enable frail seniors the opportunity to restore independence.

 

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