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 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

May 24, 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Southwestern Ontario

Woodstock Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Woodstock

This is a peer support group for individuals diagnosed with depression, bipolar and anxiety disorders.

Confidentiality, empathy, solidarity, positivity, and a safe place to discuss with peers the challenges that these disorders can cause in our lives are the key components to this group.

Please call (519) 539-8055 and ask for Wes or Laura for more information.

May 24, 2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

Kitchener Waterloo Peer Support Group: Depression & Anxiety Support Group - Waterloo Region (dy)

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.

Contact: Tel: 519-570-4595     Web Address: www.self-help.ca

Go to the web address to view monthly calendars.

 

May 24, 2016 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Central Ontario

Hamilton Peer Support Group: Mood Menders Support Services

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

 

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

Sharing coping skills, providing support and networking with others of similar challenges.
Fourth Tuesday of every month

First Pilgrim Meeting

May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

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

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

MDAYAK is a peer support group which:

May 24, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Eastern 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

May 24, 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

Vineland Peer Support Group: Living Room faith-based mood disorder support

Living Room is a faith based support group for people living with a mood disorder.

Contact: Ester at 905-562-4422 or email: livingroomsupport@gmail.com;website: www.livingroomsupport.org

May 24, 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

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.

May 24, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Ontario

Toronto 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. 

May 24, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Toronto

Midland Peer Support Group: DMD Group of Midland/Penetang

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

The group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month.

For more information: call (705) 835-5102 or email: paulsmoods@gmail.com

May 24, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Ontario