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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.

 

Laughing Like Crazy Grad Group

Meets the second Monday of the month.

All graduates from the Laughing Like Crazy program are welcome.

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

**PLEASE NOTE: The Laughing Like Crazy Grad Group has been cancelled on Monday November 13th. We are sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

December 11, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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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December 12, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Hamilton Peer Support Group: Mood Menders Support Services

Meetings for both individuals with a mood disorder and their supporters are held on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Tuesday of each moth.  Sharing coping skills, providing support and networking with others facing similar challenges.  See the attached brochure for more details.

 

 

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

St. Joe's Meeting

December 12, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

Toronto Drop-In: Men's Peer Support Group

This is a group for men living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.

This group runs on the second and third Tuesday evening of the month from 7:00 to 8:30 pm.

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

December 12, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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. 

 

December 13, 2017 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Toronto

Peterborough Peer Support Group: Peterborough Family Support Group

The Peterborough Family Support Group takes place on the third Monday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.

Please email caregivercomgroup@gmail.com for more information.

 

December 18, 2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Eastern Ontario

Hamilton Peer Support: Mood Menders Support Services

Meetings for both individuals with a mood disorder and their supporters are held on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Tuesday of each month.  Sharing coping skills, providing support and networking with others facing similar challenges.  See the attached brochure for details.

 

 

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

Voice Mail: (905) 521-0090 ext. 234

HARRRP Meeting

Third Tuesday of the month at St/. Peter's HARRRP community Centre, 705 Main St. East, Hamilton ON  L8M 1K8

December 19, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

Ottawa Peer Support: Mood Disorders Ottawa (MDO) Mutual Support Group

Monthly Information Meetings

Contact:  Voicemail:  (613) 526-5406

Website: mooddisordersottawa.ca

Email: mdosupport@hotmail.com

December 19, 2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Eastern Ontario

The OCD Psycho-Ed Peer Support Group for Families and Friends

Do you have a loved one who demonstrates excessive behaviours?

Does your loved one seek ongoing reassurance?

This group supports families and friends who are concerned that a loved one may be struggling with OCD.

To register, contact Elyse at elyseg@mdao.ca

 

December 21, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Ottawa Peer Support: Mood Disorders Ottawa (MDO) Mutual Support Group

WRAP

December 21, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario