Our employees spend numerous hours volunteering and fundraising to assist those in our community who are in need. In addition to raising funds for local charities and programs, these initiatives help to strengthen the relationship between Peel Regional Police and members of the community.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peel

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The Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring program matches a child 6 to 17 years of age (Little Sister/Little Brother) with a caring adult (Big Sister/Big Brother) over the age of 18. Through regular outings, a relationship is developed between the mentor and the mentee, which is built on trust and common interests and is supported by our experienced case-workers. The result is a life-changing experience for both the mentor and the mentee. There are other ways to volunteer, for example by helping the agency out with a fundraising event.

Canadian Blood Services

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Patients depend on Canadian Blood Services to manage a safe, secure and cost-effective blood system. This system includes collecting, testing and manufacturing blood, blood components and stem.

Cops for Cancer: Canadian Cancer Society

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The Cops for Cancer campaign started in 1994 when a Sergeant with the Edmonton Police Service organized a group of officers to shave their heads to support a five year-old boy who was being teased by classmates for losing his hair from chemotherapy treatment.  Since then, the Canadian Cancer Society and police services across the country have teamed up every year to raise money and awareness for this worthy cause. 

Sign up and donate to the BIG SHAVE event.

Crime Stoppers

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Peel Crime Stoppers serves the communities of Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga. Peel Crime Stoppers Program works with the general public, the business community, elected officials, other police services, other Crime Stoppers Programs, Boards of Education (students and schools) and the media in the Region of Peel.

Dreams Take Flight

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Dreams Take Flight is a national volunteer charitable organization that was founded in 1992. It is dedicated to providing the trip of a lifetime to medically, mentally, physically, socially or emotionally challenged children. With the aid of Air Canada, other national and local organizations and businesses, money is raised to make the dream a reality in cities across Canada.

Free For All Foundation (FFAF)

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Free For All Foundation is a multi-service organization with various locations throughout the GTA, including Brampton, Mississauga, and Toronto. The goal of FFAF is to assist clients in becoming productive members of society. FFAF offers the following services: counselling, apprenticeship training, scholarship, leadership development, sport and recreation, volunteer management, community outreach, march break camps, summer camps and before and after school programs.

Heart and Stroke Foundation

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For over 60 years, the Heart and Stroke Foundation has been dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. It has saved thousands of lives and improved the lives of millions of others. This organization is a leading funder of life-saving research, which has led to breakthroughs such as heart transplant surgery and revolutionary stroke treatment.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

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The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is committed to improving the lives of every person with type one diabetes and to curing this disease. JDRF's research goals are realized by the projects being supported in three basic areas: Cure, Treat and Prevent.

MedicAlert Foundation Canada

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Peel Regional Police has partnered with MedicAlert Foundation Canada for a joint public safety initiative called MedicAlert Connect Protect.

MedicAlert Connect Protect provides Peel Regional Police with quick 24/7 access to a subscriber’s identification, and medical profile. This service is ideal for vulnerable loved ones who may wander, such as those with Alzheimer’s or autism, and for those living with a medical condition that could require immediate and focused attention in an emergency. 

Benefits of MedicAlert Connect Protect:

  • Ensures Peel Police have information about your loved one, such as their caregiver, wandering history, anxiety triggers, and an up-to-date photo.
  • Subscribers receive customized medical IDs engraved using globally-accepted medical terminology, family notification services, and more.

MedicAlert Foundation Canada (MAFCA) is the largest membership-based registered charity in Canada and it is the leading provider of emergency medical information services. MedicAlert’s mission is to ensure that all Canadians have access to high-quality health information at time of need, and has protected more than one million Canadians since 1961.

MedicAlert® is backed by robust electronic health records maintained by medically trained professionals, a state-of-the-art secure database, and a 24/7 Emergency Hotline that answers calls from emergency responder personnel in 140 languages within an average of 5 seconds, all linked to customized identification products for Canadians with medical conditions and special needs. Universally recognized and respected, MedicAlert speaks for you, when you can’tTM.

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Peel Children's Aid (Peel CAS)

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Peel Children's Aid protects children from abuse and neglect and helps parents and caregivers build healthy families. In addition to protecting children with the support of our Peel community, Peel CAS works with families who may be facing challenges such as poverty, unemployment, ill health, domestic violence, mental health issues, or caring for a child who has serious physical, emotional or developmental difficulties.

Prostate Cancer Fight Foundation

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The Prostate Cancer Fight Foundation is committed to saving men's lives by funding prostate cancer research and raising public awareness of the disease.

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)

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Since 1981, Ronald McDonald House Charities® Toronto has served as a place to call home for families with seriously ill children undergoing treatment. RMHC Toronto encompasses a house for 81 families in downtown Toronto and seven Family Rooms in hospitals across the Greater Toronto Area and in Sudbury.

Safe City Mississauga

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Safe City Mississauga provides services that increase crime prevention knowledge and skills among all members of the community.

Special Olympics Ontario

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Over the past 49 years, Special Olympics has grown from a modest program serving local athletes to become the world's largest movement dedicated to promoting respect, acceptance, inclusion, and human dignity for people with intellectual disabilities through sports.

Peel Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ontario

The Polar Plunge, presented by the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run is a fun opportunity to support Special Olympics Ontario athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into very cold water!

View the news story and details in the event calendar.

Toys for Tots

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The Toys for Tots Charity, in cooperation with the Salvation Army and the Canadian Tire Corporation, collect new, unwrapped toys in the last quarter of each year and distribute them as gifts to under privileged children in the Region of Peel during the December festive season.

How to Get Involved in the 2018 Toys for Tots Campaign

Between November 12, 2018 to December 16, 2018 we invite you to participate by making a donation of new unwrapped toys, cash and/or Canadian Tire money. 

Make a Monetary or Toy Donation
Donations will be accepted at all Peel Regional Police divisions and community stations. Monetary donations in the form of a cheque can be mailed directly to Peel Regional Police, Toys for Tots, 7150 Mississauga Road, Mississauga Ontario, L5N 8M5. Should you require a tax receipt, please make the cheque payable to Salvation Army c/o Toys for Tots, and a receipt will be mailed to you. Please do not hesitate to contact us at toysfortots@peelpolice.ca or 905-453-2121 ext. 4019 if you have any questions regarding this year's campaign.
Host a Toy Drive

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  • On request we will provide posters so that you can advertise Toys for Tots to your neighbourhoods, school or business. Click the thumbnail to the left to access the poster online.
  • Wrap a large box with Christmas wrapping paper for the collection of toys.
  • Toys can be taken directly to all Peel Regional Police divisions and community stations, or your local Salvation Army.
  • If required, arrange a pickup date with the Toys for Tots chairpersons.


Can We Help You?

Are you in need during the Holiday Season?
Do you need help in giving your child a gift at Christmas time?
The process is simple and doesn't take very long!
If you have a child up to and including 14 years of age, read on!

Mississauga - Who you need to call?
Mississauga Salvation Army

Brampton - Who you need to call?
Brampton Salvation Army
647-229-2769, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 noon, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

What you will need to bring:

  • Identification for every member of your family.
  • Income statements.
  • Proof of address.
Contact Us

Toys for Tots team - Constable Laura Tyrer #3849, Prisoner Escort Officer Jana MacMillan and Cadet Jordan Chase

905-453-2121 ext. 4019 or email toysfortots@peelpolice.ca

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Let's help make Christmas brighter for the children!

United Way of Peel Region

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United Way of Peel Region inspires people from all walks of life to come together to raise funds, volunteer and stimulate policy and attitude changes that lead to the improvement of people's quality of life in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga.


Victim Services of Peel (VSOP)

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Victim Services of Peel is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1986, providing assistance to people across Brampton and Mississauga who are victims of domestic abuse or traumatic events such as sexual assault, sudden death and armed robberies. VSOP offers healing through counselling and advocacy and hope to prevent re-victimization through education and support.

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