Support Groups: Ontario

Ontario-Wide
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
Website: www.apsgo.ca

Barrie, ON

THRIVE
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
T: 705-627-2936
Email: adhdsimcoe@gmail.com

Brampton, ON

Parent Support Group
Meets the first Tuesday of every month from 7:30 – 9 PM
The Journey Neighborhood Centre
9 Ardglen Drive
Email: heathersitum@gmail.com

Burlington, ON

ADHD Parent Power 
For parents of children or teens with diagnosed or suspected ADHD.
Meetings held monthly.
Website: adhdparentpower.weebly.com
Email: adhdparentpower@gmail.com

Cambridge, ON

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
T: 519-624-7312
Email: canadiankruger@rogers.com

Cobourg and Port Hope, ON

Cobourg and Port Hope Support Group
Meets every third Tuesday of the month.
Contact: Doug Bates
T: 905-373-0508
Email: bates.doug@gmail.com

Parents of Children with ADHD Support Group
Email: shelly70@hotmail.com

Cornwall, ON

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
T: 613-936-2343

Guelph, ON

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
Website: www.ADHDInterrupted.com
Contact: Alina Kislenko, ADHD & Asperger’s Coach
T: 519-830-1423

Hamilton, ON

ADHD?OK! Adult ADHD Support Group
Serving Hamilton, Ancaster, Dundas, Stoney Creek, and Burlington.
Meets every other Wednesday from 6:30 until 8:00 PM.
Church of St. John The Evangelist
320 Charlton Ave W. Hamilton, ON L8P 2E7
Contact: Brian Mowery
T: 289-260-6648
Email: info@adhdok.ca
Website: www.adhdok.ca

Kingston, ON
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
Email: denise@adhdsupportgroup.ca
Website: www.adhdsupportgroup.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ADHDparentsupportgroup/

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,
Kitchener,
Contact: Julie Kamella
T: 519-749-8740 x212
http://www.pcmh.ca/Waterloo_SupportGroups (scroll down to second group)

London, ON

Parents for ADHD Support Group
Meets monthly.
Madame Vanier Children’s Services
871 Trafalgar Street, London, ON
T: 519-433-3108 x151
F: 519-433-1302
Email: contact@vanier.com
Website: www.vanier.com

Oakville, ON

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
Contact: Charlene
T: 905-257-6029
Website: www.oakparkmomsandtots.ca

Ottawa, 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
Contact: Linda
Email: ADHDandA@rogers.com

Penetanguishene, ON

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
T: 905-641-1021
Email: programsldan@cogeco.net
Web site www.niagararegion.ca
www.LDANiagara.org

Sudbury, ON

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
Email: adhdsgsudbury@gmail.com

Toronto, ON

GTA Parents of Kids With Attention and Organizational Challenges Meetup
For more details and location please visit
http://www.meetup.com/toronto-parenting-attention-challenged-kids/

Toronto Adult ADD Support Group (TAASG) Via “Meet-Up”
http://www.meetup.com/adultadd-297/
– 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
email: WAM.womenwithadhd@gmail.com

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
T: 416-229-1680
F: 416-229-1681
Email: admin@ldatd.on.ca
Website: http://www.ldatd.on.ca/programs/adults/