PEEL CHILDREN'S CENTRE

Registered Name: PEEL CHILDREN'S CENTRE

Business Number: 119087807RR0001

About This Charity

Peel Children’s Centre (PCC) is a fully accredited, not-for-profit, children’s mental health agency. Established in 1985, PCC serves the mental health treatment needs of children and youth living in Peel Region. Today, PCC has grown to become one of the largest children’s mental health treatment organizations in Canada and the Lead Agency for Peel Region.

PCC offers a continuum of high-quality mental health services, with over 35 specialized programs including: 24/7 Crisis Response; Counselling; Intensive Child & Family Service; School Based Programs, Group Services, Residential Treatment; Sexual Abuse Treatment; and Tangerine Walk-In Clinic.

PCC provides help and hope to over 4,100 children, youth and their families annually. All program and services are provided confidentially and free of charge. In addition, PCC actively educates about the impact of mental health challenges, and key services available in the Region of Peel through community outreach, public education and online through social media.

In 2014, PCC received 100% in its review of National Accreditation Standards by the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA). Most recently, the Ontario Government has announced that PCC is the Lead Agency for the Region of Peel in the forthcoming transformation of the child and youth mental health system in Ontario.

For more information about PCC, please visit our website at www.peelcc.org.

Our Mission

To enrich the lives of children and youth who experience social, emotional and/or behavioural challenges by providing a continuum of high quality mental health services.

Please support us in our vision of a caring community working together for children and youth!

What People Are Saying

"My younger son brought our whole family to PCC some years ago. You changed his life... I am happy to support your work if only in a small way"

— Davis Kingsland, parent of a client and monthly donor

"Children are our future. Anytime you can give to the future you should do it - it's all about the kids"

— Laurie Williamson, longtime donor and commuity leader

"The review team wishes to extend to the staff, volunteers, and board members the highest praise possible for their demonstrated focus on always striving to better the service to the clients of the community. Throughout the organization there was passion which centres around ‘we never give up’."

— Review Team, Centre for Accreditation (100% rating in 2014)

"What PCC does for children is nothing short of amazing and I commend you for making such a difference in the lives of everyone that needs such crucial services. I am empowered to continue to raise donations as the tangible demonstrations of these dollars at work is really rewarding to see. "

— Ryan Pelley, event supporter of PCC's Annual Cosmic Bowl