Building strong communities for over 35 years
Roots Community Services has been providing programs and services for children, youth, women, seniors and families in the Region of Peel since 1985. At the heart of our organization is the desire to help clients lead healthy and productive lives. Through our programs and services, we create pathways to wellness that help empower and inspire clients to build on their strengths and find solutions to overcome the challenges they face.
Events and Announcements
Diabetes Screening Event with Wellfort
Thu, Nov 30 at 1:00 pm
We are teaming up with Wellfort to offer free diabetes testing at Britannia Glen Co-op in Mississauga. Screenings will be available for participants at risk with any form of diabetes. Lower limb assessments will also be provided. No registration is required to attend this event.
Charity Village Nomination Announcement
We are excited to announce that Angela Carter, ED RootsCS has been selected as a Finalist for the CharityVillage Best Nonprofit Employer – DEI (Individual) award. The Charity Village Conference & Awards recognizes the contributions of organizations and professionals in the Canadian nonprofit sector.
Seeking Volunteers - Tutoring and After School Support
Do you or someone you know want to make a lasting difference in a child’s life? We are seeking tutors to volunteer for our Arts, Literacy, and Tutoring (ALT) Club for kids. Students aged 15 and older are invited to sign up if they are working to meet their volunteer hours, fulfill their placement, or simply want to lend a helping hand. Be part of creating a bright path for our future leaders!
Social Enterprising and Entrepreneurial Development (SEED) Program
We are excited to announce that we are accepting registrants for our SEED program. Join us for this 12-week training to build your entrepreneurial skills and learn how to successfully run a business from seasoned experts. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to unlock your potential as an entrepreneurial woman of colour.
Black Leaders of Tomorrow
We invite mentors and mentees to join our Black Leaders of Tomorrow youth mentorship program. This engaging program offers the opportunity for Black youth to be mentored by a seasoned professional who supports them in developing valuable business and professional skills.
We are Hiring for Various Positions
Visit the Join Us page to learn about opportunities to join our team.
Thank you to our funders!
Make a difference!
We cannot do it alone and so rely on you – our funders, donors, volunteers – to help us build a strong community that holds a brighter future for our children and youth, a peaceful place for our seniors, and a safe and clean environment for everyone. There are a few ways you can help to make a difference. Which one will you choose?Get Involved