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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: Family Members and Supporters Peer Support Drop-In Group

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

The group meets every other Tuesday 7PM-8:50PM

Register here: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=19361959&appointmentType=category:Peer%20Support%20Groups

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Guelph Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Guelph

Self-help and support group offering education and discussions for people dealing with depression, bi-polar, and anxiety disorders.This group works towards reducing stigma within the group as well as in the community.. 

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Central Ontario

Mood Disorders Peer Support Group of Kingston

This is a group for individuals dealing with a mood disorder such as depression, bipolar disorder and related anxiety disorders, PTSD etc.

New location starting Sept 17th/18 : AMHS-KFLA, 552 Princess Street  -  Same Time:  7:00  -  9:00 pm

For more information, email frc@amhs-kfla.ca or call 613-544-1356.

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario

Hamilton Peer Support: Mood Menders Support Services - St. Joseph's Healthcare Meeting

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

St. Joseph's Healthcare Meeting (see the next meeting date at the bottom of the page)

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

Orillia Peer Support Group: Orillia DAMD Self-Help Group

A self-help group offering group support to share ideas, information and experiences. Group support for family and friends, support to help alleviate the feeling of being alone, resources and information regarding treatment options both traditional and alternative and ongoing emotional support.  The group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.

Contact: (705) 325-2201 ext. 3992

Crisis: (705) 728-5044

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Anxiety Group

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

Meetings occur every Tuesday from 7-8:50 p.m. virtually

Registration here: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=19361959&appointmentType=category:Peer%20Support%20Groups

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Midland Peer Support Group: DMD Group of Midland/Penetang

A peer support group for individuals coping with symptoms of mental health challenges. This group provides a judgment-free and respectful environment to receive support around mental health experiences. 

The group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. 

For more information: call (705) 259-0363 or email: paulsmoods@gmail.com.

August 11, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Central Ontario

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

Meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month, between 7:15 pm - 9:15pm at CMHA, 1355 Bank Street, fourth floor, Ottawa

Voicemail: (613) 526-5406

Website: mooddisordersottawa.ca

Email: mdogrp@gmail.com

August 11, 2020 - 7:15pm - 9:15pm
Eastern Ontario

Toronto Drop-in Group: Courage and Compassion for Depression and Anxiety

A drop-in group for people with depression and anxiety.

The second Wednesday of the month, 7 to 8:30pm

August 12, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Toronto

Early Intervention Family Forum

This is a peer support/psychoeducational group for family members and supporters with a loved one experiencing psychosis. You will receive support, psychoeducational tools and resources to cope with your loved one's psychosis. This group meets on the 1st adn 3rd Thursday of each month from 7:00 - 8:50 p.m. virtually

August 17, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto