Muslim Social Services Waterloo Region

Our not-for-profit organization operates uniquely: offering spiritually and culturally sensitive humanitarian and social services to the Muslim and non-Muslim communities of the Waterloo Region.

Our MISSION

MSS aims to foster a healthy, inclusive environment and provides various opportunities of learning and personal growth through its educational, outreach, and support initiatives; it seeks to create an understanding of Islam and Muslims in Canada, build bridges with other faith communities as well as mainstream social service and community organizations.

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our values
  • Faith-based principles: Demonstrating the strengths and caring of the Islamic faith.

  • Inclusivity: Filling the gaps that prevent people from feeling they are a valued member of the Kitchener-Waterloo community.

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Ramadan Greetings

The KW Cambridge Guelph community leaders’ messages to all those who are celebrating Ramadan in Canada and around the world.

Ramadan Mubarak 2022 from the Muslim Social Services Waterloo Region family to yours.May Almighty Allah accept all of our good acts, prayers, and devotions throughout this holy month, and bless us and our families with unity and peace.

Thank you to Karen Redman is the Regional Chair of the Waterloo Region, The Member of Parliament for Kitchener – Conestoga Tim Louis, The Member of Parliament for Kitchener South – Hespeler Valerie Bradford, The Member of Parliament for Cambridge Bryan May, The Member of Parliament Kitchener Centre Mike Morrice, The MPP Mike Harris - Kitchener-Conestoga, The Mayor of Woolwich Township Sandy Shantz and the director of education of WRDSB jeewan chanicka.

Thank you Hon. Bardish Chagger, Thank you Mayor Kathryn McGarry , Thank you Belinda Carmen Karahalios, the  MPP of Cambridge  for your continued support to the Muslim Social Services Waterloo Region and the Muslim community.

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Our values
  • Faith-based principles: Demonstrating the strengths and caring of the Islamic faith.

  • Inclusivity: Filling the gaps that prevent people from feeling they are a valued member of the Kitchener-Waterloo community.

  • Compassion: Treating everyone in a sincere, generous, kind, and compassionate manner.

  • Respect: Treating all persons equally and fairly in an accepting and non-judgmental manner.

  • Confidentiality: Holding the highest regard for trust and privacy, and upholding the highest professional ethical standards. No information about the participants will be revealed regarding their identity or circumstances. Read our Privacy Policy here.

  • Social Justice: Creating a society that encourages and celebrates the value of all persons.

Our Commitment
  • MSS offers diversity training workshops, seminars about Islam and Muslims, as well as training workshops for schools administrators, university and college staff, health professionals, police, social workers and other community organizations. Such training workshops help members of organizations develop a keen sense of awareness of Islam devoid of stereotypes and grasp the diversity of Muslims in Canada. It helps them find a way to support their Muslim students, clients or colleagues in a supportive and culturally sensitive manner.