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: Youth with Mood Disorders

October 8, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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: Laughing Like Crazy Summer Program

Toronto

This 16 week workshop combines peer support with a humorous approach to life’s challenges. Participants will learn how to write, practice, and perform their own original stand-up comedy routine. The program will culminate in a public showcase in September.

No previous comedy experience necessary!

Pre-Registration is required.

Participants will learn how to:

Kitchener-Waterloo Peer Support: Mood Disorders Association Waterloo Region

October 8, 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 8, 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/

 

Leamington Mood Disorders Self Help Group

October 15, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

 

Our meetings start on March 5, 2014 and will be held every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month.

From 7-9pm at Leamington Hospital. 

Leamington District Memorial Hospital
194 Talbot West
Leamington, Ontario
N8H 1N9

Contact info:
Email: christinehca@hotmail.com
Phone: (519) 733-0654

Windsor Peer Support Group: Windsor Mood Disorders Self-Help Group

October 15, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

The Windsor Mood Disorders Self-Support Group

This is a group for people who have either depression or bipolar disorder.
This group meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month.

For more information, please contact 1-888-486-8236

We will not be running this group, temporarily.
Please check back mid-October for details on when the group will restart.

 

Toronto Drop-in Group: Support for Supporters

November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Toronto

A group for family members or friends of people living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.

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

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

October 8, 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 8, 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

Schreiber Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Schreiber

October 2, 2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Northern Ontario

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

Contact: Luanna Cardiff:  Tel::  (807) 824-1362  email: paceschreiber@shaw.ca