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People of Peel

Our services impact the lives of residents every day. Here are some of their stories.

May

When people go to Supervisor May Yao’s COVID-19 vaccine clinic, they get more than just a shot in the arm. They're also injected with relief and hope for brighter days ahead.

Watch May's story.

Sharon

Thanks to drivers like Sharon and her colleagues, people living with disabilities are still getting to the places they need to be.

Watch Sharon's story.

Matt

Testing for COVID-19 in wastewater helps us detect potential outbreaks. Matt, a Sampling Technician, says he feels like he's really making an impact.

Watch Matt's story.

Get your broken waste bin fixed

Our waste bin repair service is easy and convenient. Whitney can fix your bin for you right on your driveway.

Watch Whitney's story.

Darryl

Devoted health care workers are a lifeline between families and long-term care residents during COVID-19.

Watch Darryl's story.

Carmela

"Paradise." That's how Carmela and her daughter describe the Adult Day program.

Watch Carmela's story.

Healthy choices made easy for kids

Kids can find ways to get active and make healthier food and drink choices during the school day.

Read about our Healthy Pledge Program.

Nicole

As the race to vaccinate residents continues, Workplace Designer Nicole is speeding up the process.

Watch Nicole's story.

Archival Services

Step into the cool confines of 9 Wellington Street in downtown Brampton, and you enter another time and place.

Read their story.

Winter road maintenance crew

When winter weather alerts are broadcast across Peel, our crews, also known as stormfighters are ready to respond long before the first sight of snow, ice or rain.

Watch their story.

Peel Paramedics

A 911 call changes the lives of 3-year-old Arman and his family. "You have won our hearts for as long as we live" says Arman’s Dad.

Watch their story.

Regional Emergency Management

"Regional staff stepped in to help when disaster struck. “The Peel response was incredible,” said Caledon Fire Chief Darryl Bailey.

How we helped.

Geenard

Logistics technicians work 24/7 to meet the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Watch Geenard's story.

Alicja

"The kids love it." EarlyON programs have allowed Alicja's kids to learn and grow.

Read Alicja's story.

Jean

TransHelp "didn't just provide my mom with transportation, it gave her back her independence."

Watch Jean's story.

Winter road safety

Getting to where you're going on time in the winter can be a challenge.

Read about how your roads are kept safe and clean.

A needle in a haystack

The combined efforts of Elio and his crew resulted in the recovery of treasured valuable.

Read Elio's story.

Providing clean water for life

From your morning shower, to your afternoon coffee, you use water every day.

Read about how your water keeps flowing.

Community paramedic clinics

Paramedics step out of their ambulances and into the community.

Watch story.

Infectious Disease Prevention

Serving priority residents where they need us most.

Read about our Mobile Outreach program.

Theresa

When Theresa moved into the Peel senior's building at Snelgrove she found a home and a friend.

Watch Theresa's story.