Mood Disorders Association of Ontario

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Alternate Name Check Up from the Neck Up ; Family Matters Peer Support and Recovery ; Laughing Like Crazy ; MDAO ; Telephone Information and Peer Support ; TIPS Warmline ; Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) ; Workplace Mental Health Check Up
Former Name Manic Depressive Association of Metropolitan Toronto (1994) ; Mood Disorders Association of Metropolitan Toronto (1998)
Legal Name Mood Disorders Association of Ontario and Toronto
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown North
Address & Map
36 Eglinton Ave W, Suite 602
Toronto, ON M4R 1A1
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Intersection Yonge St and Eglinton Ave W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Description and Services
Description (Service) Information, education and support * counselling and family support * peer support groups -- see website for locations * advocacy * recovery programs, including peer support drop-in groups, Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP), Laughing Like Crazy, LGBTQ Peer Support Group * One on One Peer Support * Early Intervention Program * Family Matters Peer Support and Recovery Program * Workplace Mental Health Check Up * Check Up from the Neck Up * youth, young adult and student awareness campaigns * provincial peer support program listing available online * workshops * peer support and facilitation training * fact sheets and guides * online support forums * speakers bureau * library

Telephone Information and Peer Support (TIPS) Warmline, 416-486-8046, 1-888-486-8236 -- no crisis services
Hours Mon-Thu 9:30 am-9 pm, Fri 9:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Individuals 16 years and older dealing with mood disorders (depression, bipolar disorder and related anxiety disorders), their families, friends, health professionals, the public
Application Self referral * registration required for some programs
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Mood Disorders ; Early Intervention for Mental Illness ~ Young Adults ~ Psychotic Disorders ; Family Psychoeducation ~ Mood Disorders ; Individual Advocacy ~ Mood Disorders ; Internet Information Resources ~ Mood Disorders ; Mental Health Associations ~ Mood Disorders ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Mood Disorders ; Peer Support Services ~ Mood Disorders ; Psychiatric Disorder Counselling ~ Mood Disorders ; Special Libraries ~ Mood Disorders ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Mood Disorders ; Workplace Safety Education ~ Mental Health Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone Telephone Support Line 416-486-8046
Toll Free Phone Telephone Support Line 1-888-486-8236
Fax 416-486-8127
Primary Contact Ann Marie MacDonald, Chief Executive Officer; Email:
Alternate Contact Minh Hai Tran Thi, Finance Manager; Email:
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Service Partnerships (CSP)

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