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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.

 

Leamington Mood Disorders Self Help Group

 

Our meetings start on March 5, 2014 and will be held every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month.

From 7-9pm at Leamington Hospital. 

Erie Shores HealthCare
194 Talbot West
Leamington, Ontario
N8H 1N9

Contact info: Nancy Kilroy Olah
Email: nrkolah@sympatico.ca
Phone: (519) 971-4050

October 3, 2018 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Southern Ontario

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 Debra at debraf@mdao.ca

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

 

October 4, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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 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.

Download: 
October 9, 2018 - 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

October 9, 2018 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

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, 1:00 to 2:00 pm in group room 1.

October 10, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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.

 

October 15, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Eastern Ontario

Toronto Drop-In: Depression and Anxiety Afternoon Group

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

Meetings occur on  the third Tuesday of each month from 1-3 p.m.

There is also an Anxiety and Depression Group on the 1st Tuesday of the month from 7:00 to 8:50

 

October 16, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

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

October 16, 2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

Ottawa Peer Support: Mood Disorders Ottawa (MDO) Monthly Speaker Nigh

Mood Disorders Ottawa runs monthly speaker nights on the third Tuesday of the month, September to May (excluding January and February).at Southminister Church, 15 Alymer Ave, 3rd floor, enter at rear.

See the website for details..

 

Contact:  Voicemail:  (613) 526-5406

Website: mooddisordersottawa.ca

Email: mdogrp@gmail.com

October 16, 2018 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario

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

Peer Support Group

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at CMHA, 1355 Bank St., fourth floor from 7:15 - 9:15 pm.

October 17, 2018 - 7:15pm - 9:15pm
Eastern Ontario