Roots Community Services

Children and Youth Programs

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Description & Services
Alternate Name UACS
Description A charitable multiservice organization that provides culturally-enriching services, programs and support that enhance the lives of families and individuals throughout the Region of Peel's Black and Caribbean communities 
Provide academic, cultural and social education to help children and youth succeed in school and in life 
• Homework Club-for children ages 6-13 years * helps children complete their homework, obtain assistance with difficult subjects and build social skills and self confidence 
•Spelling Bee Competition-designed to contribute to the development of youth’s self-esteem 
•Summer Day Camp-encourages youth to develop their personal skills, build self-confidence through recreational and leisure activities
Hours Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm
Areas Served Peel Region
Eligibility Children and youth - 6 years - 24 years
Fees No fees for most programs * $30 registration fee for Homework Club
Languages English
Membership Types Raising the Bar Peel
Contact Information
Address & Map
Goodison Building
36 Queen St E, Lower Level
Brampton, ON L6V 1A2
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Intersection Main St N and Queen St E
Accessibility Fully Accessible - use rear entrance
Office Phone 905-455-6789
Fax 905-455-6162
Primary Executive Angela J Carter, Executive Director; Phone: 905-455-6789 ext 25; Email:
Other Details
Established 1985
Funding Regional / Municipal - Peel Living ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of Health, Long Term Care Division ; Foundation - Trillium Foundation
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects African community ; Black community ; Cultural communities ; Youth groups

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