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Mood Disorders Society of Canada

Contact Information
Alternate Name Defeat Depression ; Elephant In The Room ; MDSC ; National Youth Advisory Council
Office Phone 613-921-5565
Social Media Facebook Flickr Instagram LinkedIn Twitter
Primary Contact Ken Porter, Program Manager; Phone: 647-629-3720; Email:
Primary Executive Dave Gallson, National Executive Director
Description (Site) Mailing address only
Located In Community Belleville
Address & Map
Belleville, ON
Mailing Address 46 Hope Cres 
Belleville, ON K8P 4S2
Physical Access Not Applicable - virtual organization primarily
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Engages in projects and initiatives to shape public policy and program development and support the inclusion of people with mental illnesses in Canadian society.
Description (Service) Develops networks with provincial and territorial groups to form a strong national voice. 
* advocates on issues related to mental health and mental illness, with a focus on depression, bipolar illness and associated mood disorders 
* collaborates internationally with nonprofits involved in mental health programming 
* special project: Transitions to Communities for Veterans program
Hours Mon-Fr 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Information and resources to support consumers of mental health services, their families and caregivers
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 2001
Funding Federal - project funding only ; Donations
Print Material Research papers and reports
Service Categories Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Mood Disorders ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Mental Health Issues ; Networking/Relationship Building Support ~ Mental Health Issues ; Veteran Reintegration Counselling