Canadian Red Cross

Site: Region of Peel Branch

Service: Community Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-890-1000
Toll Free Phone 1-877-356-3226
Website www.redcross.ca
Site Information
Description (Site) Accredited by Accreditation Canada
Site Location Mississauga
Located In Community Mississauga (City of)
Address & Map
5700 Cancross Ct
Mississauga, ON L5R 3E9
Intersection Hurontario St (Hwy 10) and Matheson Blvd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency Information
Description (Agency) An international humanitarian organization offering a wide range of programs and services
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services include:

Restoring Family Links (RFL) Program
  • attempts to reunite family members who have lost contact through conflict or natural disasters

Manual Wheelchair Recycling Program (program will be discontinued June 30, 2017)
  • people can donate their manual wheelchairs and the agency will restore, reuse and recycle donated equipment * call 416-480-2500 for more information

Volunteers
  • volunteer opportunities available * call the branch for details


Emergency and Disaster Services - Provide emergency relief at the time of a disaster, through the provision of food, clothing, emergency shelter, personal services and family reunification (Restoring Family Links Program - RFL), first aid, temporary care for unattended children and dependent elderly * in partnership with first responders, public officials, and in collaboration with with other voluntary sector organizations * available to provide free emergency personal preparedness workshops * those affected by a personal disaster, such as a house fire, call 416-209-0432

First Aid and CPR - First Aid & Safety Services training for community and workplace:  all levels of first aid and CPR training * babysitting and injury prevention workshops * Leadership and Advanced First Aid courses * first aid courses are Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) approved * private customized courses for organized groups and workplace groups

Respect Education Courses - Violence, Bullying and Abuse Prevention - Promote safe and supportive relationships and healthy communities through educational programs and partnerships * service assists parents, teachers and youth and adults in the understanding of abuse, harassment and interpersonal violence issues * helps create a safer world for everyone

Swimming and Water Safety - Provides comprehensive learn-to-swim programs for all ages and a national lifeguard training program to certify professional lifeguards

Transportation Services - Provide low cost transportation for people who are unable to use regular transit * accessible vehicles available * cost is based on destination

Services and Programs:
  • Community Health and Wellness - Meals on Wheels Program
Areas Served Brampton (City of) ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Mississauga (City of) ; Oakville
Boundaries Brampton ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Mississauga ; Oakville
Eligibility Varies per program
Application No referral required
Languages English
Fees Varies per program
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Emergency Preparedness and Response Training ; First Aid Instruction

Agency Overview

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