Contact Us
Info Line:  613-526-5406
Email:  info@mooddisordersottawa.ca
New Address: 311 McArthur Ave

Mood Disorders Ottawa

MDO is a registered nonprofit, volunteer-run organization 
that supports people with mood disorders and their loved ones.

MDO willl be starting Virtual Peer Support Groups or groups that meet by phone or video chat.  Details are being ironed out now - for more info.


Our peer support groups and recovery programs are cancelled until further notice.  We are concerned for everyone's well being and closely monitoring public service announcements.  Stay tuned for details on Virtual Peer Support.

Please check back frequently for any new updates.

Check out the Ottawa Public Health site for new and detailed info.

Welcome to Mood Disorders Ottawa.
311 McArthur Avenue (side entrance) - new CMHA building (on bus route #14).
Please note that the entry doors currently lock at 7p so try to be prompt
to programs; we will send people up to check periodically.
Join us to talk or listen at a Peer Support Group, for fun at a Discovery2000 event, to learn at Speakers Night, and for your recovery journey in one of our programs.
You are not alone.

'Here's the Scoop' is postponed for now.
We look forward to setting a new date.

Our Programs, Groups & Events

Support Groups - A safe, supportive place to be; surrounded by other adults with a mood disorder who 'get it' and meet regularly to support each other by discussing and listening to the issues affecting them.   [Peer Support Groups]
Programs - Recovery programs/workshops to assist you on your recovery journey and programs to explore the journey.  [Pathways to Recovery, WRAP, Tell Your Story, REAP]
Events - Join us for various events to learn, enjoy an evening out and create a community of MDO supporters and friends.   [Speaker Night, Soul Collage, Discovery 2000 (ex: Games Night, Movie Night, Tuckers)]
Calendar - What's happening when.
Newsletter - A terrific resource for activities and information over a 2 month period.

MDO is a peer-run organization.  Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of people with mood disorders and their loved ones.  We engage in mutual support to improve the quality of our lives. Together, we aim to offer a beacon of hope that people living with mental health challenges can, and do, live well. To these ends, MDO provides resources, support groups, social and recreational activities (as described above) for our members, and their families and friends.

See our complete mission statement & brochure - here.