Project: Renovation of Refugee Reception House to Improve Accessibility

Work type: Alteration

Funding: Non-profit/federal

Value: $30,000

Deadline for Questions: November 20, 2020

Closing Date: November 27, 2020

Project Completion: Spring 2021

The New Canadians Centre (NCC) is seeking proposals from qualified General Contractors interested in the renovation of our Refugee Reception House, located at 65 Brock Street, Peterborough, ON, K9H 2P2.

The renovation project includes the following components:

  • Replace external door with power assisted accessible door with paddle
  • Replace internal bathroom door with power assisted accessible door with paddle
  • Upgrade accessible bathroom by adding such features as a fold down seat in the shower, asplash guard on the floor, additional safety bars around the toilet and an emergency call button.
  • Management of all aspects of the project, including any required permits, subcontracting, etc.

Please see the full request for proposal and selection criteria here.

Questions will be responded to as they are received and responses to all questions/responses will be shared after the deadline for questions.

General Contractors interested in submitting a proposal for this opportunity can contact NCC to arrange a site visit prior to submission of the proposal.

Responses to this opportunity should be submitted electronically by Friday November 27, 2020.

Any inquiries should be directed to Marisa Kaczmarczyk, Director of Client Services at marisa@nccpeterborough.ca or 705-743-0882.

Note: this project is funded through the Enabling Accessibility Fund, Employment and Social Development Canada, Government of Canada