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.

Toronto Peer Support: Mental Health Peer Support Organization (MHPSO)

September 1, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Mental Health Peer Support Organization, an Ontario not-for-profit, is in its 4th year, working out of space donated by St. Joseph's Health Centre

Meeting at: St. Joseph's Health Centre, 30 The Queensway, Toronto
Meet Room: Central Conference Dining Room

The Mental Health Peer Support Organization (MHPSO) holds weekly peer support groups for people looking for support with issues pertaining to mental health.  We are a non-judgemental, goal oriented group, with empathy & support. We are always looking for new members and volunteers!

Kitchener Waterloo Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Association for Waterloo Region

September 2, 2014 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Central Ontario

A support group for people dealing with depression and anxiety.  The goal of this peer-led group is to talk and share experiences in an effort to provide support and useful information that promotes and maintains optimum health.

Kingston Young Adult Peer Support Group: MDA YAK - Mood Disorders

September 2, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Eastern Ontario

Do you have a mood disorder and desire the opportunity to meet others in a similar situation?

MDAYAK is a peer support group which:

Ottawa Peer Support: Mood Disorders Ottawa (MDO) Mutual Support Group

September 2, 2014 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Eastern Ontario

Movie Night

Meet on the first Tuesday of every month, between 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm at World Exchange Plaza. Get a $10 movie voucher for only $2. Use it at any Empire theatre

Voicemail: (613) 526-5406; Website: mooddisordersottawa.ca;Email: mdosupport@hotmail.com

Chatham Peer Support: Chatham Kent Health Alliance

September 2, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

This is a group for people who have depression, bipolar disorder or anxiety disorders. Contact: Mike Lloyd; Tel: (519) 354-6975 

Peterborough Peer Support Group: Family Members Support Group

September 2, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario

A support group for family members

1st Wednesday of the month

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Anxiety

September 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

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

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

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

September 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

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

Primary Contact: Sabrina Rocca  (519) 344-5602

Barrie Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Self Help Group of Barrie

September 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Ontario

Tel: (705) 726-5033 #405 or Toll Free 1-800-461-4319 #405
Email: tirvine@cmhastarttalking.ca

Bowmanville Peer Support: Clarington Depression and Anxiety Support Group

September 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Ontario

Contact the office to inquire about support groups as some may have wait lists.