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: Depression and Bipolar Disorder Peer Support

A group for people living with depression or bipolar disorder.


November 24, 2014 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Toronto Recovery Group - Registration Required: WRAP for Families

An 8 session, weekly group program beginning on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 6pm - 8:30pm.

November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Toronto Drop-in Group: West End Peer Support for Mood Disorders

A peer support group for anyone experiencing or recovering from a mood disorder. 

Meetings: The second and fourth Monday evening of each month from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

56 Aberfoyle Crescent, Suite 400, Toronto
(at Islington Subway)

Contact MDAO for Information & Directions at 416.486.8046

November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Mental Health Peer Support (MHPSO), 30 the Queensway

Mental Health Peer Support Organization, an Ontario not-for-profit, is in its 4th year, working out of space donated by St. Joseph's Health Centre

Meeting at: St. Joseph's Health Centre, 30 The Queensway, Toronto
Meet Room: Central Conference Dining Room

The Mental Health Peer Support Organization (MHPSO) holds weekly peer support groups for people looking for support with issues pertaining to mental health.  We are a non-judgemental, goal oriented group, with empathy & support. We are always looking for new members and volunteers!

November 24, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Peterborough Peer Support Group: Peterborough Mood Disorder Support Group

We offer support and our knowledge and experience to people who have a Mood Disorder. We get together to discuss various topics that might help our recovery. We invite speakers, have potluck suppers and other activities. We are “NOT” experts but we do have experience with Mood Disorders. We offer a safe place to talk and get advice, opinions and we are totally confidential!

2nd & 4th Monday Nights - 7pm – 9pm

November 24, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario

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

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.

November 25, 2014 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Central Ontario

Hamilton Peer Support Group: Mood Menders Support Group

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

November 25, 2014 - 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:

November 25, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Eastern Ontario

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

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:

November 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

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

November 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwestern Ontario