Happy Emancipation Day

As we celebrate this Day, let us reflect on it as a day to celebrate the liberation of over 800,000 enslaved Africans and their descendants in parts of Africa, the Caribbean, South America, and Canada. A day to celebrate the strength and tenacity of the Black people of Canada. It is a day that commemorates […]

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Summer Programs

CACD Intake and Parental Consent form – High School – Summer 2021  

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National Indigenous Peoples Day

On National Indigenous Peoples Day, we honour the contributions made to this land of the Original people. Canada has been commemorating this day since 1996. Indigenous People are a large part of Canada. They are a large community that includes the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit heritage.  We at CACD value and respect the First […]

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Mental Health Week

Mental Health Week: May 3 – May 9, 2021 Every year in the first week of May, we celebrate Mental Health Week to raise awareness about mental health. Since mental health encompasses our emotional, psychological, and social well-being, the ultimate focus of Mental Health Week is to promote mental health. It affects the way we […]

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National Youth Week

National Youth Week: May 1 – May 7, 2021   National Youth Week is a week-long appreciation of the efforts of the youth and takes place every year. It’s a week devoted to honouring youth and their active involvement in their communities. It is organized and arranged by the CACD staff to recognize youth culture. […]

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National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week: April 18th to April 24th, 2021 Theme: The Value of One, The Power of Many National Volunteer Week: April 18th to April 24th, 2021 In this time of social and economic challenges, we must come together, share and support the other people in the community as a social responsibility. Volunteerism is the […]

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CACD Spring Program

Educational & Employment and Occupational Development April 4th to June 30th CACD-Intake-and-Parental-Consent-form-2021 Mississauga News article

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Overview of CACD BHM Event – February 21, 2019:

Mississauga Valley Community Centre, (Larry Taylor Auditorium),1275 Mississauga Valley Boulevard, Mississauga, ON February 21stfrom 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. February is Black History Awareness Month and Citizens for the Advancement of Community Development (CACD) is playing its part by raising awareness Of how black culture has greatly influenced our society. On February 21st, we will […]

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