Upcoming Support Programs

The Mood Disorders Association of Ontario offers free peer support and recovery programs to people living with depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder. We also offer support for family members.

Check out our free programs across Ontario listed in our online calendar below. Off to the left, you’ll see a monthly calendar. To get a weekly, monthly view or annual view of programs in your region, just click on the calendar.

See a list of our support programs by city.

 

Sarnia Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Lambton County - Ladies Peer Support

Peer support/drop-in for women over 16 years old who have used or are using the mental health system

Primary Contact: Peter Shelswell - Tel: 519-344-5602 or email petercsal@outlook.com
http://opendoorscsal.webs.com/.  

December 17, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Southwestern Ontario

Registered Group: WRAP for the Holidays 2018 - workshop 1

This will be a short interactive workshop of four hour duration where participants be shown the steps of WRAP and have the opportunity to complete your own “WRAP for the Holidays”. 

There are two free workshops available:

  1. December 17th, 1:00 to 5:00 pm at MDAO
  2. December 18th, 5:00 to 9:00 pm at MDAO

To register, Contact Eric at ericj@mdao.ca or 416-486-8046 x224.

 

 

December 17, 2018 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-In: The Monday Mood Drop-In Group

A drop in peer support group for people with Depression, Bipolar and Anxiety.

Meets every Monday.

 

December 17, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Peterborough Peer Support Group: Peterborough Family Support Group

The Peterborough Family Support Group takes place on the third Monday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.

Please email caregivercomgroup@gmail.com for more information.

 

December 17, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Eastern Ontario

Toronto Drop-In: Family Members and Supporters Peer Support Drop-In Group

A group for family members or friends of people living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.

First and Third Monday of the month.

Please use the access entrance, to enter the building after 4pm. Pressing the button will unlock the door.

 

December 17, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-in Group: Substance Use and Mood Disorder Support Group

A non-judgmental drop-in peer support group for anyone living with concurrent disorder (the combination of mood disorders and substance use/addiction issues). We welcome folks in all stages of wellness and recovery, meaning the group is open to both those who are currently using and those who are abstaining. (However, we do require sober attendance).

Meetings: The first and third Monday of each month, from 7:00 to 8:50 p.m.

December 17, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Sarnia Peer Support Group - Mood Disorders Association of Lambton County - Depression Anxiety Support Group

Peer support/drop-in for people over 16 years old who have used or are using the mental health system

Primary Contact:  Peter Shelswell - Tel: 519-344-5602 or email petercsal@outlook.com

http://opendoorscsal.webs.com

December 18, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Southwestern Ontario

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Anxiety Afternoon Group

This group is for individuals living with both depression and anxiety.

Meetings occur on  the third Tuesday of each month from 1-3 p.m.

There is also an Anxiety and Depression Group on the 1st Tuesday of the month from 7:00 to 8:50

 

December 18, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Hamilton Peer Support: Mood Menders Support Services

Meetings for both individuals with a mood disorder and their supporters are held on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Tuesday of each month.  Sharing coping skills, providing support and networking with others facing similar challenges.  See the attached brochure for details.

 

 

This is a group for people who have either depression or bipolar disorder

Voice Mail: (905) 521-0090 ext. 234

HARRRP Meeting

Third Tuesday of the month at St/. Peter's HARRRP community Centre, 705 Main St. East, Hamilton ON  L8M 1K8

December 18, 2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

Registered Group: WRAP for the Holidays 2018 - workshop 2

This will be a short interactive workshop of four hour duration with groups of about a dozen people.  You will be shown the steps of WRAP and have the opportunity to complete your own “WRAP for the Holidays”. 

There are two free workshops available:

First Come, First Serve

  1. December 17th, 1:00 to 5:00 pm at MDAO
  2. December 18th, 5:00 to 9:00 pm at MDAO

Registration

Contact Eric at ericj@mdao.ca or 416-486-8046 x224.

 

 

December 18, 2018 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Toronto