peer support for those affected by depression & bipolar disorder


Bipolar Caregivers

a guide for caregivers of people with bipolar disorder   pdf format




one-Link is a single point of access for referrals to 10 Addiction and Mental Health Service Providers funded by the Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network.


For Halton-based inquiries, please call  905-338-2983 x 4897

For Mississauga and South Etobicoke inquiries, please call 416-521-4131


OTMH - Oakville-Traflagar Memorial Hospital

Mental Health Services


a comprehensive range of inpatient, ouytpatient & outreach services to adults, as well as, inpatient services to children & adolescents. For most services, you must reside in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown or Clarkson and be referred by your family physician or psychiatrist. Although services are Oakville-based, guidelines are in place for the safe and timely transfer of medically stable patients from the Milton or Georgetown hospitals. 905-338-4630

Oakville Distress Centre

supports people in our community to better cope with crisis, lonliness and emotional stress. We listen, we empathize and we're non-judgemental. We can help you to brainstorm ideas or just chat.  905 849-4541

CMHA - Canadian Mental Health Assoc - Halton Region

COAST Crisis Outreach & Support Team Program

provides 24/7 telephone support and mobile intervention to persons who are in crisis and have a mental health concern. Mental health professionals and specially trained, plain-clothed police officers assess and assist individuals. COAST supports people to remain safely in their own environment and connect with ongoing care.



Centre for Addiction & Mental Health

1001 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M6J 1H4

416 596-7775


referral form

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Brain Sceinces: Mood & Anxiety Disorders


Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

formerly known as NARSAD, a private, not-for-profit public charity. It is the largest donor-supported organization that supports research on the brain and behavior disorders


depression         bipolar disorder


provides research-based, expert-written content from experienced professionals  with respect to the strong relationship between substance abuse, addiction and mental health disorders

Globe & Mail series - Breakdown

Canada's Mental Health Crisis