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Info Line:  613.526.5406
Email:  mdogrp@gmail.com   

Mood Disorders Ottawa

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


3rd Tuesday of each month; September-December and March-May
(not held Jan-Feb due to weather)
Speaker Night features a speaker or panel, a Q&A session and refreshments.
Free and open to the public ... people with mood disorders, their loved ones and the interested public.  No registration required.

When:   3rd Tuesday of each month;  September through May (excluding Jan-Feb); 7:30p-9p, followed by light refreshment.
Where:  Southminster Church (15 Alymer Ave/near the Rideau Canal & Bank St.), 3rd floor, enter at the rear of the building. 
Limited free parking is available at the rear of the building and additional parking on side streets.

MDO speaker night presentations are for information purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. The views expressed are those of the speaker and do not necessarily represent those of MDO.

17Sep2019:  Raphaelle Laframboise- Carignan will be speaking about workplace accommodation, short term and long term disability and the Canada pension plan disability benefits.  Raphaelle Laframboise- Carignan is a bilingual lawyer who provides legal services in the areas of labour, employments, administrative, human rights, and disability law.

15Oct2019: Speakers from our Tell Your Story workshop will be presenting their personal recovery journeys. This is one of my favourite editions of Speaker Night. You don't want to miss this one!  If you are at all interested in telling your story, check out the workshop info under 'Programs' starting up September 30th, you can sign up now!

GAMES NIGHT - September 11, 2019 at 7:00
It's short notice, but come on out and bring your favourite board game or a deck of cards.
Please register:  
(or at phone above)

This year-round program provides several low-cost social events each month for members with mood disorders.  All are welcome to participate, however, only MDO members with paid memberships are subsidized.  Please bring your membership card or complete a membership form and fee payment at the event.  See below or newsletter or for current Discovery events.
SIGNUP IS REQUIRED FOR THESE EVENTS - see event details below.


5:00 –7:00 pm @ 61 York Street in the Byward Market

Sign in between 5pm-5:30p; max 40 Members —- Paid members fee $5.00

Please register:  TBA
REGISTRATION OPENS ON SEPT 15TH - any calls/emails made prior to that date will not be accepted.  LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE - max 40 people

Show Night - screening of 1995s Empire Records with refreshments and movie trivia.
Wednesday, 25 Sep 2019.  Fee is by donation. 
MOVIE NIGHT CARDS - Get a $15.00 movie card for $3.00.
Paid MDO members only.  Use at any Cineplex theatre for admission or concession.  Cards do not expire.  Distribution is held monthly; MDO members are limited to one pass every 2 months (6 per year).  If you miss a distribution night, we don’t allow you to make up for the missed movie card.

No sign-up ... 1st Come/1st Served ... limit of 30 cards per month.

When:   6:00-6:45p, on the 1st Tuesday of every month, dates noted in Newsletter

Where:  World Exchange Plaza 2nd Floor, between Subway and Booster Juice