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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: Women's Peer Support Group

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

Download: 
April 16, 2020 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

Peterborough Peer Support Group: Peterborough Family Support Group

The Peterborough Family Support Group takes place every Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.

Please email caregivercomgroup@gmail.com for more information.

 

April 16, 2020 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Eastern Ontario

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.

 

 

 

May 14, 2020 - 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: Second and Fourth Thursdays of each month from 7:00-8:50pm

April 23, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

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 second and fourth Thursday of each month, from 7:00 to 8:50 p.m.

April 23, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-in Group: Bipolar Peer Support Drop-in Group

This is a free peer support drop-in group for those living with Bipolar Disorder. Please join us and learn that you are not alone!
Every Friday, from 1-3 p.m.

April 10, 2020 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Toronto

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.

April 12, 2020 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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.
April 13, 2020 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-In: Monday Night Women's Peer Support Group

A group for women who are living with depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, post-partum depression or hormone related mood disorders.

April 13, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Toronto

Toronto Drop-In: Men's Peer Support Group

This is a group for men living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.

This group runs every Monday evening from 7:00 to 8:50 pm.

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

 

April 13, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Toronto