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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: Clearing the Clutter

A free peer support group for people living with hoarding tendencies. No registration required.

Meetings: 1st, 3rd & 4th Thursdays of each month from 7:00-8:50pm

Please note that Clearing the Clutter will be cancelled on June 7th, 2018. We apologize for the inconvenience.

June 28, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Early Psychosis Intervention Family Group

The EI Family Group is a peer support/psychoeducational group for family members and supporters with a loved one experiencing psychosis.  This group meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 7:00 - 8:50 p.m. at 36 Eglinton Ave West, Suite 602.

You will receive support, psychoeducational tools and resources to cope with your loved one's psychosis.

Please RSVP Stacey at staceyb@mdao.ca or 416-486-8046 ext. 237.

 

 

 

June 28, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-in Group: Bipolar Peer Support Drop-in Group

This is a free peer support drop-in group for those living with Bipolar Disorder. Please join us and learn that you are not alone!
Every Friday, from 1-3 p.m.

June 29, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Toronto Shyness and Social Anxiety Support Group

A support group for those who experience anxiety or discomfort around other people, whether in large gatherings, small groups, or one-on-one.

Every Sunday 3:00-4:30 pm, 519 Church Street, Room 201

For more information please call Rama at (416) 886-7119
 
People can join our meet-up website and RSVP for the meetings.
 
 
 

 

July 1, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Toronto

Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour Peer Support Group

A peer support group for individuals identifying as a person of colour. This is a respecful and safe space to discuss mental health challenges, as they relate to the complex identities and experiences of racial minorities in Ontario.

This group runs on the 1st Tuesday of the month from 1:00-3:00 pm and the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 7:00-8:50 pm.

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July 3, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Anxiety

This group is for individuals living with both depression and anxiety.

Meetings occur on the first Tuesday of each month from 7-8:50 p.m., and on the third Tuesday of each month from 1-3 p.m.

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

July 3, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-in Group: LGBTQ Peer Support Group

 

This is a free peer support drop-in group for those in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer community who are living with a mood disorder. Please join us and learn that you are not alone!

July 4, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

The OCD Psycho-Ed Peer Support Group for Individuals

A group for individuals identifying with symptoms of OCD that are presenting challenges in their daily lives.  This could include repetitive and intrusive thoughts that cause anxiety and rituals that are performed in an effort to reduce the anxiety.

In this group, participants will have a chance to talk about their challenges and explore ways of coping.

To register, contact Noah at noaht@mooddisorders.ca.

Sessions will take place on the 1st Thursday of the month from 6:30 to 8:00 pm

 

July 5, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Toronto

Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour Peer Support Group

A peer support group for individuals identifying as a person of colour. This is a respectful and safe space to discuss mental health challenges, as they relate to the complex identities and experiences of racial minorities in Ontario.

This group runs on the 1st Tuesday of the month from 1:00-3:00 pm and the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 7:00-8:50 pm.

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July 10, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto: Program Information Hour

Interested in hearing more about the peer support and recovery programs run by the Mood Disorders Association of Ontario?

Come out to our Program Information Day! Learn about our free drop-in peer support groups, public events, and recovery programs. 

2nd Wednesday of the month, 12:00 to 1:00 pm in group room 1.

July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Toronto