Support Groups: Ontario
Association of Parent Support Groups in Ontario (APSGO)
APSGO groups meet weekly at a selection of locations. These groups are open to any parent or guardian who wishes to attend.
Ontario Provincial: 1-800-488-5666
For the parents of children with ADHD.
Meets every second Thursday at 7:30 PM.
Williams Coffee Pub: 501 Bryne Drive, Barrie, ON
Contact: Janine Leonard
Parent Support Group
Meets the first Tuesday of every month from 7:30 – 9 PM
The Journey Neighborhood Centre
9 Ardglen Drive
Cambridge ADHD Support Group
Serving the areas of Ayr, Cambridge, and North Dumfries.
Meets the first Wednesday in Feb, Mar, June, Oct, & Nov.
Community Living Cambridge
160 Hespeler Road, Cambridge N1R 6V7
Contact: Dorothea Kruger
Cobourg and Port Hope, ON
Cobourg and Port Hope Support Group
Meets every third Tuesday of the month.
Contact: Doug Bates
Parents of Children with ADHD Support Group
Centre for Attention Disorders Weekly Support Group
Cost: $5 per person to cover educational materials, coffee, and dessert.
Every Monday evening from 7:00 – 8:30 PM.
14 Third Street East
Cornwall, ON K6H 2C7
Adult ADHD Support Group of Guelph
Age 16+ – FREE (tea available, feel free to bring snacks). ADHD resources available at the Centre.
Meets the first Thursday of every month from 7-9 PM.
Guelph Counselling Centre
55 Cork Street East, Unit 302
Contact: Alina Kislenko, ADHD & Asperger’s Coach
ADHD Parent Support Group
The group offers support for parents living with ADHD and mental health and other challenging behaviors. The group’s focus is on positive parenting, learning new skills and ideas to better equip us for parenting our children and overcoming the challenges we daily face. For more information please visit our website or Facebook page
Meets the second Tuesday of each month from 6-8 PM.
255 Kingscourt Avenue
Kingston, ON K7K 4P9
Contact: Denise Vanden Engel
Kitchener and Waterloo, ON
ADHD Parent Support Group of Kitchener Waterloo:
Parents for Children with Mental Health(PCMH)
Meets every third Wednesday monthly from 7-9 PM. (except for July, August, and December)
Location: Front Door, 1770 King St. E,
Contact: Julie Kamella
T: 519-749-8740 x212
http://www.pcmh.ca/Waterloo_SupportGroups (scroll down to second group)
SHARE Support Group
Meets the second Tuesday of each month from 7:30 – 9 PM.
Oak Park Neighborhood Centre
Unit 9, 2530 Sixth Line, Oakville, ON
ADHDandA Support Group (The A Stands for Abilities!)
Adults, Parents of Children with ADHD, and Families of Adults with ADHD.
Cost: $4 fee to cover cost of meetings.
Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month from 7-8 PM.
Orleans United Church, Lounge Room
1111 Orleans Blvd
Ottawa, ON K1C 7C8
Penetanguishene Adult ADHD Support Group
For adults (18 and up) who are affected by ADHD directly or indirectly.
Meets the third Thursday of every month from 6:00 until 7:30
at Penetanguishene Public Library
24 Simcoe St
Penetanguishene, ON L9M 1R6
Registration: must is required by the library. A person can call the library at 705-549-7164. This is only to register for the group.
T: If anyone has any questions, they can call 705-614-2810.
St. Catharines, ON
Helping Others Parent Effectively (HOPE)
Family Support Group for ADHD – St. Catherine’s Chapter
St. Catherine’s Regional Child Care Centre
179 Carlton Street St. Catherines ON
Web site www.niagararegion.ca
ADHD Support Group of Sudbury
Distribution of annual schedule can be requested.
Third Thursday monthly; excluding June, July, & December.
More information can be found at our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/ADHD-Support-Group-of-Sudbury
Carl A. Nesbitt Public School in New Sudbury
1241 Roy Ave, Sudbury, ON
Contact: Jessica at T: 705-693-0784
Contact: Julie at T: 705-525-6313
GTA Parents of Kids With Attention and Organizational Challenges Meetup
For more details and location please visit
Toronto Adult ADD Support Group (TAASG) Via “Meet-Up”
– Requires sign-up to meetup.com (free) to participate.
2nd and 4th Monday of every month from 6:30 pm – 9 pm.
(near College and Spadina)
Women with ADHD Meetup (WAM)
Meets biweekly – email for more information
CAMH, 33 Russell St. Toronto, ON
LDATD Adult Support Group:
LDATD – Learning Disabilities Association of Toronto District
Meets every other Monday from 7-8:30 PM.
Fee: $5.00 per session.
LDA Toronto Office:
121 Willowdale Ave, Suite 203
Toronto, ON M2N 6A3