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News release: September 23, 2022

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation service hours at the Region of Peel

Brampton, ON - (Sep. 23, 2022) – Region of Peel offices and non-emergency services will be closed in observance of National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, September 30, 2022.

The following non-emergency services are closed and will reopen on Monday, October 3, 2022:  

Vaccination Clinics
Vaccination clinics continue to be open. To book your appointment, visit: COVID-19 vaccine.

Human Services 

Early Years and Child Care Services
Child Care Subsidy units will be closed on Friday, September 30 (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation) and will reopen on Monday, October 3.

Ontario Works in Peel 
Ontario Works will be closed on Friday, September 30 (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation) and will reopen on Monday, October 3. Emergency shelter, food, medication, or personal supportFor urgent homelessness supports, including food, supplies, referrals, and shelter, call the Street Helpline 24/7 at 1-877-848-8481. For information on emergency shelter, visit the emergency shelter web page or call 905-450-1996.

Peel Living Maintenance Requests
For Peel Living maintenance requests, contact the 24-hour request line at 905-790-7335.

TransHelp
All trips for Friday, September 30 must be booked by 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 29.  

On Friday, September 30 (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation):

If you have any questions, email transhelp@peelregion.ca or call 905-791-1015.

Public Transit  
Visit Brampton Transit and Mississauga Transit for holiday schedules.

Waste collection Brampton, Mississauga, Caledon
Waste collection will not be affected on Friday, September 30. Check your collection calendar to find your pickup day or sign up to receive free waste collection reminders. All Community Recycling Centres are closed Friday, September 30 and return to their regular schedules on Saturday, October 1.

Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA)  
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) has re-opened its Art Gallery and Courthouse with free admission. They will be closed on Friday, September 30 but will reopen on Saturday, October 1. Learn more.

Media contact

Emma Iscaro
Communication Coordinator
Region of Peel

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.