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December 2019

© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Correctional Facilities as Therapeutic Environments

Correctional Facilities as Therapeutic Environments

The Canadian Academy of Architecture for Justice (CAAJ) participated in a panel discussion with industry professionals to explore design progression and the changing role of correctional environments to support new realities. The discussion was moderated by Geoffrey Murray, Senior Project Manager, Infrastructure Ontario. He indicated that there was clear direction from government for architects to
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Providence Care Hospital Published in Healthcare Snapshots

Providence Care Hospital Published in Healthcare Snapshots

We are excited to share that Providence Care Hospital has been published on Healthcare Snapshots. Providence Care Hospital is a leading provider of specialized mental health, rehabilitation, geriatrics, complex continuing care and palliative care. This project conjoins programs from two existing sites into a new facility of 270 beds; 90 mental health and 180 rehabilitation,
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | ErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development, Mississauga Site

ErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development, Mississauga Site

ErinoakKids has 3 sites that provide children’s treatment including rehabilitation and support services to children with disabilities in Mississauga, Brampton and Oakville. The Mississauga site is located on a 6 acre greenfield site, it includes rehabilitation treatment areas, intensive behavioral invention and applied behavioral analysis pods, and specialized assistance device services. The Corporate offices for
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | ErinoakKids Wins Brampton Urban Design Award 2019

ErinoakKids Wins Brampton Urban Design Award 2019

We are pleased to announce that  ErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development has won the Brampton Urban Design Award of Excellence for Healthy and Sustainable Development. Our stellar team (ErinoakKids (Client), Parkin (Planning, Design & Compliance Architect, and Stantec (Designer/Architect of Record)) had great collaboration. We look forward to more success in the new year!
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | 2019 Parkin Holidays Ornament – 3D Printing Competition

2019 Parkin Holidays Ornament – 3D Printing Competition

In October 2019, Parkin hosted an in-house 3D printer competition for a holiday decoration. Fourteen submissions were received―all of which are so very creative that we couldn’t pick an outright winner! Following much deliberation, three pieces were selected as the most outstanding. They will be printed and attached to Parkin’s annual client gift bags.  For
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