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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: West End Drop-in Peer Support Group

In partnership with Unison Health and Community Services, MDAO offers a West End Drop-in Peer Support group at Unison Jane and Tretheway. This is a drop in group for individuals living with mental health challenges. 

The group meets on 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6PM to 8PM

Please note that the group is cancelled for November 12th and will be back December 10th

December 10, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Toronto

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

December 11, 2019 - 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 2nd Thursday of each month from 7:00 - 8:50 p.m. at 36 Eglinton Ave West, Suite 602.

Please RSVP to Nicole at nicoles@mdao.ca or 416-486-8046 ext. 237.

 

 

 

December 12, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
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

December 17, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Niagara / Hamilton Area

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

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

December 17, 2019 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Eastern Ontario

Announcement: Holiday Hours

Hope+Me, Mood Disorders Association of Ontario Toronto will alter hours of operation for the upcoming holidays. We are closed on December 25th, December 26th and January 1st. The office is open from 9AM to 5PM the week of December 23rd and December 30th. All evening groups and services are cancelled those 2 weeks. We encourage you to consider the following alternative programs and services:

December 23, 2019 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

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

Please note that this group is on hiatus for the summer. Check back in September for the next date

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 Debra at debraf@mdao.ca.

 

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