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 Recovery Group - Registration Required: W.R.A.P. (Wellness Recovery Action Plan)

October 29, 2014 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
Toronto

Wellness Recovery Action Plan (W.R.A.P.) is an intervention that was developed by people who had been dealing with a variety of psychiatric symptoms and who were working hard to feel better and get on with their lives.

W.R.A.P. has been associated with:

Toronto Recovery Group: Youth with Mood Disorders

Toronto

Peer Support for Youth with Mood Disorders Ages 18-28

This group is for you if:

  • You want to talk to others that have been there
  • You want to learn creative strategies to help you in your recovery
  • You are open to exploring how creative self‐expression through art and music can help you manage stress

In this group you will have the chance to:

Toronto Recovery Group - Registration Required: W.R.A.P. (Wellness Recovery Action Plan)

October 29, 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Toronto

Wellness Recovery Action Plan (W.R.A.P.) is an intervention that was developed by people who had been dealing with a variety of psychiatric symptoms and who were working hard to feel better and get on with their lives.

W.R.A.P. has been associated with:

Toronto Drop-In: Youth and Young Adults Peer Support Group

October 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Toronto

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

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


Richmond Hill Peer Support: Markham Area Mood Disorders Association

October 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Central Ontario

This group is for people dealing with clinical depression, bipolar disorder or an anxiety disorder, whether as mental-health consumer/survivors or supporters of such.

The group meets twice a month at alternating sites, in members' homes in Richmond Hill and Vaughn.
Members receive meeting invitations via either e-mail or telephone.

Contact: Please call Paul Kohn (Facilitator) at (905)889-4057

Kitchener-Waterloo Peer Support: Mood Disorders Association Waterloo Region

October 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Central Ontario

Concurrent Disorders Support Group: This group is designed to support individuals who experience concurrent disorders.  The goal  for the group is to provide an encouraging and comfortable environment where each individual will gain support and receive useful information to benefit overall good mental health.

Contact: Tel: (519) 570-4595.

Woodstock Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Woodstock

October 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

This is a peer suppor/educational group for anyone with depression or bipolar disorder.  Time is divided between these two conditions.   Everyone is welcome to attend.

519-539-8055 & 1-800-859-7248
Laura x263

522 Peel Street
Woodstock, Ontario
N4S 1K3

Email: oshn.laura.earle@execulink.com

Website: http://hosted.ocl.net/projects/selfhelp/

 

Georgetown Peer Support: Equilibrium Georgetown

October 22, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Central Ontario

Equilibrium Georgetown meets the fouth Wednesday of every month (Sept to June), and often features a guest speaker followed by group discussion.

Vist the website for more details

London Peer Support Group: The London and Region Mood Disorder's Self Help Group

October 22, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
London

The London Mood Disorders Group meets at CMHA, 648 Huron Street, every Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM.

On the 4th Wednesday of the month, you are welcome to bring someone of support to you.
No registration and drop-ins are welcome!

Kenora Peer Support: DMD Group of Kenora

October 22, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Northern Ontario

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

Contacts: Barbara Honzatko  (807) 547-2972 or Val (807) 468-7555

Family Group meets monthly: call Joyce at (807) 468-9380 for meeting details