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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 Registered Drop-in Group: The Family Matters Open Family Forum

The Open Family Forum provides an opportunity for those who are supporting someone with a mental health issue to access and share information, give and receive peer support and find out more about our Family Matters Peer Support and Recovery Program and other resources in Toronto. 

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July 24, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

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

Peer Support Group

July 24, 2018 - 7:15pm - 9:15pm
Eastern Ontario

One-on-One Peer Support - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Peer Support is for people coping with the isolating effects of mental health issues and stigma. One-on-One Peer Support is for anyone who wishes to connect with another individual with lived experience in a wellness-based environment. The program's aim is to provide support through people who understand what it's like to live with mental health issues.

July 25, 2018 (All day)
Toronto

Registration Required: WRAP for Families - Summer 2018

An eight week program for freinds, family members and caregivers of individuals dealing with mental health issues.

The aim of the program is help caregivers manage their own wellness better so they are able to support their loved ones.

Registration Required.

July 25, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-In: Youth and Young Adults Peer Support Group

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

Meets every Wednesday, 7:00pm to 8:50pm

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

 

July 25, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

London Peer Support Group: The London and Region Mood Disorder's Self Help Group

The London Mood Disorders Group meets every Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM.

On the 4th Wednesday of the month, you are welcome to bring someone of support to you.
No registration and drop-ins are welcome!

July 25, 2018 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
London

Toronto Drop-In: Women's Peer Support Group

A peer support group for women with mood disorders, including hormone-related mood disorders

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July 26, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Youth Living Well - New Group

Youth Living Well is an interpersonal skills-building group for youth and young adults aged 16-29 who are affected by mood disorders and related issues. This open-ended group meets twice a month and focuses on relationship issues with immediate family members, friends, and other close supporters. 

Youth Living Well incorporates facilitated peer support, discussions, and group exercises centered around topics such as: stigma, assertiveness, active listening, and personal boundaries.

July 26, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Toronto

Early Intervention Family Forum

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.

 

During July and August the group will only meet once a month - the 4th Thursday of the month.

Topics:

July 26th - Promoting Recovery from Psychosis

August 23rd - Treatment and Medications

 

July 26, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

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.

July 26, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto