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 Drop-In Group: Depression and Pain Peer Support Group

August 12, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

A drop-in peer support program for people who live with depression and ongoing pain.

We share our stories and talk about ways to cope. 

Everyone is welcome.

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

July 24, 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.

Toronto Recovery Group - Registration Required: Gaining Autonomy with my Medication (GAM) - ENGLISH SESSION

July 29, 2014 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Gaining Autonomy with my Medication English (GAM)

Do you struggle with figuring out how medications fit into your life?
Tired of people telling you what to do about your psych meds?
Want a different approach to looking after your meds?
Want to take more CONTROL over your psychiatric medication?

Hamilton Peer Support Group: Mood Menders Support Group

August 26, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

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

Meetings for both individuals with a mood disorder and their family and friends are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month.

Educational Meetings
Featuring speakers and or discussion panels.
Second Tuesday of every month

St. Joseph’s Hospital
Fontbonne Building
Stelco Amphitheatre
301 James St. S.
Hamilton, ON

7:00pm to 9:00pm

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

July 22, 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:

Chatham Peer Support: Chatham Kent Health Alliance

July 22, 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 

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

July 22, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

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

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Bipolar Disorder Peer Support

July 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

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.


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

July 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm



The Family Matters Peer Support and Recovery Team are excited to introduce a new group being offered by our program: The Family Matters Open Family Forum
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

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

July 22, 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