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

Announcement

PCK Diversity Scholarship Program

Registrations are now open for the PCK Diversity Scholarship Program, as we partner with PCK IP to recognize a student from the Black, African, Caribbean and Indigenous communities. The scholarship has been created to support youth from low-income families, who have been traditionally underrepresented in intellectual property education. Applications are due by March 31, 2024.

Event

From Heritage to Health Workshop

Sat, Feb 24 at 10:00 am

Come learn about staying healthy this Black History Month. We partner with The Walnut Foundation and Oliver Branch of Hope to discuss the effects of heart disease on Black, African and Caribbean communities. Hear from the experts on the linkages between diabetes, cancer and cardiovascular health. Plus, explore healthy lifestyle habits to help you feel your best.

Announcement

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.

Announcement

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.

Announcement

We are Hiring for Various Positions

Visit the Join Us page to learn about opportunities to join our team.

Thank you to our funders!

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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?

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