Description (Service) A self help association offering peer support for people dealing with depression and/or bipolar disorder (manic depression) and their families and friends. (This organization experiences frequent changes to its activitities, reviewing the website to ensure you see up to date information is highly recommended.) 
Services include:  
* information, education and support  
* peer support groups in various locations in Ontario - see website for locations  
* counselling and family support  
* recovery programs 
* youth awareness campaign  
* facilitator training  
* on-line forums  
* speakers bureau  
* library (books and video)  
Telephone Information and Peer Support (TIPS) Warm Line  
* 416-486-8046 or toll free 1-888-486-8236  
* telephone peer support by trained volunteers with lived experience of mood disorders  
* no crisis services  
Check Up from the Neck Up (on-line) 
* promotes early identification of mood disorders  
Early Psychosis Program 
* 416-486-8046 ext 237 
* support for youth and young adults 16-35 years with early psychosis and their families  
Family Matters Peer Support and Recovery Program  
* 416-486-8046 ext 240  
* counselling, peer support and recovery services for individuals 16-65 with mood disorders and/or complex mental health challenges and their families  
Mental Health in the Workplace  
* 416-486-8046 ext 226  
* presentation, workshops and symposiums on mental health and healthy workplace environments  
My Mental Health MAP (My Action Plan)  
* online individualized planning tool to assist in recovery from depression, anxiety and mood disorders  
Ontario Peer Support and Recovery Programs  
* 416-486-8046 ext 224  
* peer support programs in Ontario  
* recovery programs - Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP), Gaining Autonomy with My Medication (GAM), Laughing Like Crazy
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership ; All of our programs and services are free.
Address and Location
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
36 Eglinton Ave W, Suite 602
Toronto, ON M4R 1A1
Intersection Eglinton Ave W and Yonge St.
Physical Access Fully Accessible - at the offices
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-486-8046
Toll Free Phone Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5 pm 1-888-486-8236
Fax 416-486-8127
Social Media Facebook Facebook: MoodDisordersAssociaitonON
Twitter Twitter: mooddisordersON
Volunteer Coordinator Michelle Philippe, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 232; Email:
Primary Executive Ann Marie MacDonald, Executive Director; Phone: ext 226; Email:

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