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.

 

Kingston Mood Disorders Peer Support Group for Millennials

Do you have Bipolar Disorders, Anxiety Disorders or Depressive Disorders and desire the opportunity to meet others in the same situation?

This is a support group for youth and young adults aged 16 - 30 affected by a mood disorder.

New Location starting Sept 4th/2018:  AMHS-KFLA, 552 Princess Street, Kingson  -  Same Time: 5:30 - 7:00 pm

March 26, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Eastern Ontario

Midland Peer Support Group: DMD Group of Midland/Penetang

A peer support group for individuals coping with symptoms of mental health challenges. This group provides a judgment-free and respectful environment to receive support around mental health experiences. 

The group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. 

For more information: call (705) 259-0363 or email: paulsmoods@gmail.com.

March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Central Ontario

Toronto Registered Drop-in Group: The Family Matters Open Family Forum

The Open Family Forum provides an opportunity for those who are supporting someone with a mental health issue to access and share information, give and receive peer support and find out more about our Family Matters Peer Support and Recovery Program and other resources in Toronto.

The Family Matters Open Family Forum will be held twice a month on the second and fourth Tuesday at 36 Eglinton Avenue West Suite 602 from 7-9pm. 

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March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Bipolar Disorder Peer Support

A peer support group for people living with depression or bipolar disorder.

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

 

March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Guelph Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Guelph

Self-help and support group offering education and discussions for people dealing with depression, bi-polar, and anxiety disorders.This group works towards reducing stigma within the group as well as in the community.. 

March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Ontario

Mood Disorders Peer Support Group of Kingston

This is a group for individuals dealing with a mood disorder such as depression, bipolar disorder and related anxiety disorders, PTSD etc.

New location starting Sept 17th/18 : AMHS-KFLA, 552 Princess Street  -  Same Time:  7:00  -  9:00 pm

For more information, email frc@amhs-kfla.ca or call 613-5443886.

March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario

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

Meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month, between 7:15 pm - 9:15pm at CMHA, 1355 Bank Street, fourth floor, Ottawa

Voicemail: (613) 526-5406

Website: mooddisordersottawa.ca

Email: mdogrp@gmail.com

March 26, 2019 - 7:15pm - 9:15pm
Eastern Ontario

Orillia Peer Support Group: Orillia DAMD Self-Help Group

A self-help group offering group support to share ideas, information and experiences. Group support for family and friends, support to help alleviate the feeling of being alone, resources and information regarding treatment options both traditional and alternative and ongoing emotional support.  The group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 7:30 to 9:30 pm.

Contact: (705) 325-2201 ext. 3992

Crisis: (705) 728-5044

March 26, 2019 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Central Ontario

Chatham Peer Support: Chatham Kent Health Alliance

This is a group for people who have depression, bipolar disorder or anxiety disorders.

Contact: Mike Lloyd
Tel: (519) 354-6975
Email moods.chatham@gmail.com

March 27, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

Toronto Drop-in: Drop-in One-on-one Peer Support

About the Service
 
In support of the One on One Peer Support program, we would like to introduce a new drop-in peer support program open to participants to be able to access one on one peer support sessions on a ‘drop in’ basis.
 
This program is being created as a means of contributing towards MDAO’s vision of helping individuals and families affected by mood disorders recover and heal.
March 27, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Toronto