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 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.  There are no meetings in August 2018.  Meetings resume Sunday September 2nd.

January 20, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Toronto

Sarnia Peer Support Group: Mood Disorders Support Group of Lambton County - Ladies Peer Support

Peer support/drop-in for women over 16 years old who have used or are using the mental health system

Primary Contact: Peter Shelswell - Tel: 519-344-5602 or email petercsal@outlook.com
http://opendoorscsal.webs.com/.  

January 21, 2019 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Southwestern Ontario

Toronto Drop-In: The Monday Mood Drop-In Group

A drop in peer support group for people with Depression, Bipolar and Anxiety.

Meets every Monday.

 

January 21, 2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-in: Drop-in One-on-one Peer Support

About the Service
 
In support of the One on One Peer Support program, we would like to introduce a new drop-in peer support program open to participants to be able to access one on one peer support sessions on a ‘drop in’ basis.
 
This program is being created as a means of contributing towards MDAO’s vision of helping individuals and families affected by mood disorders recover and heal.
January 21, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
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.

 

January 21, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Eastern Ontario

Toronto Drop-in Group: Substance Use and Mood Disorder Support Group

A non-judgmental drop-in peer support group for anyone living with concurrent disorder (the combination of mood disorders and substance use/addiction issues). We welcome folks in all stages of wellness and recovery, meaning the group is open to both those who are currently using and those who are abstaining. (However, we do require sober attendance).

Meetings: The first and third Monday of each month, from 7:00 to 8:50 p.m.

January 21, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

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.

First and Third Monday of the month.

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

 

January 21, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Kingston Mood Disorders Peer Support Group for Millennials

Do you have Bipolar Disorders, Anxiety Disorders or Depressive Disorders and desire the opportunity to meet others in the same situation?

This is a support group for youth and young adults aged 16 - 30 affected by a mood disorder.

New Location starting Sept 4th/2018:  AMHS-KFLA, 552 Princess Street, Kingson  -  Same Time: 5:30 - 7:00 pm

January 22, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Eastern Ontario

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

January 22, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwestern Ontario

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.

January 22, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Central Ontario