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Diseases and Conditions Support Groups - North Simcoe Muskoka

Support groups are usually organized and managed by their members for peer to peer support. Members are commonly volunteers who have personal experience related to the groups focus.

Support group members provide each other with various types of assistance, typically nonprofessional, providing sympathetic understanding and establishing social networks.

Some support groups are accessible to anyone while others are formally controlled with admission requirements and membership fees.

 
These services serve all or part of North Simcoe Muskoka
Alzheimer Society of Muskoka  
532 Plaza, 440 Ecclestone Dr, Unit 17A, Bracebridge, ON  P1L 2E1
705‑645‑5621
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Barrie - Alzheimer Support Group - Evening Group  
Waterford Retirement Communities - Cranberry Craft Studio and Kitchen, 132 Edgehill Rd S, Barrie, ON  L4M 5R4
705‑722‑1066
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Barrie Office - Alzheimer Support Group - Daytime Group  
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie Office, 20 Anne St S, Unit 3, Barrie, ON  L4M 5R4
705‑722‑1066
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Collingwood  
VON Adult Day Program, 49 Raglan St, Collingwood, ON  L4M 5R4
705‑722‑1066
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Innisfil - Alzheimer Support Group  
Sandycove Acres North, The Spoke Club House, 908 Lockhart Rd N, Innisfil, ON  L4M 5R4
705‑722‑1066
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Orillia Site  
Seniors Care Clinic, 25 Museum Dr, Suite 175, Orillia, ON  L4M 5R4
705‑722‑1066
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Orillia Site - Alzheimer Support Group  
Seniors Care Clinic, 25 Museum Dr, Suite 175, Orillia, ON  L3V 6K2
705‑329‑0909
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Penetanguishene - Alzheimer Support Group  
Bayfield House Retirement Lodge, 5 Beck Blvd, Penetanguishene, ON  L4M 5R4
705‑722‑1066
Autism Ontario - Barrie - Simcoe County Chapter  
80 Bradford St, Unit 105, Barrie, ON  L4N 6S7
705‑252‑7429
Barrie District Injured Workers' Support Group  
Meeting Location - Barrie Public Library, Painswick Branch, 48 Dean Ave, Barrie, ON  L0L 1P0
705‑818‑2065
Behavioural Supports Ontario - North Simcoe Muskoka - Mobile Support Team  
Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care, 500 Church St, Penetanguishene, ON  L9M 1G3
Central Intake: 705‑549‑3181 ext 2308
Bracebridge Womens Cancer Support Group  
Meeting location - Bracebridge United Church, 46 Dominion St, Bracebridge, ON  P1L 2A5
Breaking Down Barriers, Independent Living Resource Centre - Diabetes Information Group  
234 Ste Marie St, Collingwood, ON
705‑445‑1543 ext *305
Breaking Down Barriers, Independent Living Resource Centre - Peer Support Program, Independent Living Skills, Information and Referral  
234 Ste Marie St, Collingwood, ON
705‑445‑1543
Canadian Celiac Association - Toronto Chapter - Simcoe County Satellite  
Canadian Celiac Association: 1‑800‑363‑7296
Canadian Hearing Society - Simcoe County Area Office - Hear Here Support Group  
64 Cedar Pointe Dr, Unit 1412, Barrie, ON  L4N 5R7
Office: 1‑866‑518‑0000 * Ontario Interpreting Service (OIS) (non‑emergency service, book in advance): 1‑855‑656‑3748
Canadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound  
Shier Building, 173 Manitoba St, Ste 202, Bracebridge, ON  P1L 1S3
Administration 705‑645‑2262 * Adult Protective Services 705‑645‑6771
Canadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound - Huntsville Office  
67 Main St W, Unit 1, Huntsville, ON  P1H 1W9
705‑789‑8891 * Adult Protective Services 705‑645‑6771 Bracebridge
Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch - Midland Youth Project  
337 Midland Ave, Midland, ON  L4R 2C3
705‑526‑0393
Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch - Mood Disorders Self Help Group of Barrie  
Canadian Mental Health Association - Youth Services, 134 Anne St S, Barrie, ON  L4N 1W2
705‑726‑5033
Candlelighters Simcoe - Parents of Children with Cancer - Barrie  
6 Emily Court, Barrie, ON  L4N 6B4
CNIB (Canadian National Institute for the Blind) Simcoe/Muskoka - Beyond Vision Loss group (BVL) - Beyond Vision Loss Group, Midland and Penetanguishene  
GBGH, 25 Jeffery St, Dialysis Unit Entrance, Penetanguishene, ON  L4N 2C6
705‑728‑3352 x 5281
Collingwood Northern Lights - Collingwood General and Marine Hospital - Women's Cancer Support  
Collingwood General and Marine Hospital - Meeting location, 459 Hume St, Lower level, Collingwood, ON
Depressive and Manic Depressive (Bipolar) Peer Support Group. Midland/Penetanguishene and Area  
Wendate Building - meeting only, 237 Second St, Midland, ON  L0K 1E0
Epilepsy Ontario  
Victoria Village, 72 Ross St, Unit 7, Barrie, ON  L4N 1G3
705‑737‑3132
FAS World Barrie - Barrie Fetal Alcohol Support Group  
Phone or email support - no physical location, , Barrie, ON  L4N 8N5
Gilda's Club Simcoe Muskoka  
10 Quarry Ridge Rd, Barrie, ON  L4M 7G1
705‑726‑5199
Huntsville Breast Cancer Support Group  
Huntsville, ON  P1H 1P8
705‑789‑5288
LIVESTRONG  
Texas Headquarters 1‑866‑673‑7205
Lupus Ontario - Barrie and Area Lupus Support Group  
Meeting Location - Zehr's Community Room, 620 Yonge St, Barrie, ON
Markham Office 1‑877‑240‑1099
March of Dimes Canada - Barrie - Acquired Brain Injury Services - Outreach Activity Groups in Simcoe County  
570 Bryne Dr, Unit H, Barrie, ON  L4E 3L6
1‑800‑567‑0315 Ext 6216
March of Dimes Canada - Barrie Post Polio Support Group  
March of Dimes Canada - Muskoka District - Muskoka Stroke Support Group  
Chartwell Muskoka Traditions Retirement Residence - meeting location, 16 Legacy Lane, Huntsville, ON  M4H 1A4
MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division - Orillia Self Help/Exercise Group  
Meeting Location - Moose Lodge, 6 Kitchener St, Orillia, ON  L4N 0Z5
Simcoe Muskoka Chapter Office: 705‑733‑0488
MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division - Simcoe Muskoka Chapter - Barrie - Barrie Self Help/Exercise Group  
Meeting Location - Grove Park Home, 234 Cook St, Barrie, ON  L4N 0Z5
Simcoe Muskoka Chapter Office: 705‑733‑0488
MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division - Wasaga Beach Self Help Group  
Meeting location varies within Stayner and Wasaga Beach, call or email for meeting location, , Wasaga Beach, ON  L4N 0Z5
Simcoe Muskoka Chapter Office: 705‑733‑0488
Muskoka Family Network  
Muskoka District, ON  P1H 1M1
705‑789‑4543 ext 268
Muskoka Post Partum Peer Support Group  
Bracebridge, ON
Muskoka Support Group for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)  
Gravenhurst, ON
Muskoka Tourette Syndrome Resource Unit - Support Group  
Muskoka Falls Public School, 42 Morrow Dr, Bracebridge, ON  P1L 0A1
Ontario Parents Advocating for Children with Cancer  
524 Bayfield St N, PO Box 20005, Barrie, ON  L4M 5E9
705‑828‑7965
Orillia Depression Anxiety and Manic Depression Self Help Group  
Old Rectory Reception Centre, 57 Neywash St, Orillia, ON  L3V 2Z3
705‑325‑2201 ext 3992
Orillia Prostate Cancer Awareness Group  
Royal Canadian Legion, 215 Mississaga St E, Orillia, ON  L3V 1W2
Canadian Cancer Society 1‑800‑338‑6610
Ostomy Association Simcoe County  
Meeting Location - Shoppers Home Health Care, 524 Bayfield St, Barrie, ON
1‑855‑678‑6272
Parents for Children's Mental Health - Simcoe County Chapter  
Meeting Location - Kinark Child and Family Services, 34 Simcoe St, Suite 301, Barrie, ON  L4N 6T4
Parkinson Canada - Barrie Chapter  
Meeting Location - Roberta Place Retirement Lodge, 489 Essa Rd, Barrie, ON  M2P 2A9
1‑800‑565‑3000
Parkinson Canada - Bracebridge - South Muskoka Support Group (Bracebridge Area)  
Meeting location - Pinegrove Fellowship Church, 295 Taylor Rd, Bracebridge, ON  M2P 2A9
1‑800‑565‑3000
Parkinson Canada - Huntsville Area - North Muskoka (Huntsville Area)  
Meeting location - Robinson's Independent Grocers' Community Room, 131 Howland Dr, Upper Level, Huntsville, ON  M2P 2A9
1‑800‑565‑3000
Recovery International  
Meeting location - Ullswater Community Hall, 1503 Old Parry Sound Rd, Utterson, ON  P0B 1M0
Stroke Recovery Association Barrie and District  
80 Bradford St, West Wing, Unit 17, Barrie, ON  L4N 6S7
705‑737‑9202
Tourette Syndrome Association of Ontario - Barrie/Simcoe Chapter  
Barrie, ON
Vision Impaired Peer Support  
Huntsville, ON  P1H 1X3

These services are located outside of North Simcoe Muskoka, but provide service to North Simcoe Muskoka.
ALS Canada  
393 University Ave, Suite 1701, Toronto, ON  M5G 1E6
416‑497‑2267
Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce - First Link  
753 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, ON  N4K 2G9
519‑376‑7230
Alzheimer Society of Ontario  
20 Eglinton Ave W, 16th Fl, Toronto, ON  M4R 1K8
416‑967‑5900
ARCH - HIV/AIDS Resources and Community Health  
Guelph Medical Place II, 89 Dawson Rd, Unit 115, Guelph, ON  N1H 1B1
519‑763‑2255
Asperger's Society of Ontario  
3219 Yonge St, Suite 231, Toronto, ON  M4N 3S1
416‑651‑4037
Autism Ontario  
1179 King St W, Suite 004, Toronto, ON  M6K 3C5
416‑246‑9592
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada  
205 Horton St E, Suite 203, London, ON  N6B 1K7
519‑642‑7755
Canadian Diabetes Association - National Office  
522 University Ave, Suite 1400, Toronto, ON  M5G 2R5
416‑363‑3373
Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders  
151 Bloor St W, Suite 600, Toronto, ON  M5S 1S4
416‑969‑7464
Epilepsy Southwestern Ontario  
797 York St, Unit 3, London, ON  N5W 6A8
519‑433‑4073
Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation of Canada  
RPO Rossland Garden, 3100 Garden St, PO Box 80060, Whitby, ON  L1R 0H1
647‑560‑6842
Multiple Sclerosis Society - Ontario Division - Bruce Grey Chapter  
Maple Court Villa Retirement Residence, 5 4th St, Walkerton, ON  N2M 1L2
1‑800‑268‑7582 ext 3197
Myasthenia Gravis Society of Canada  
247 Harold Ave, Stouffville, ON  L4A 1C2
905‑642‑2545
Prostate Cancer Canada  
2 Lombard St, 3rd Fl, Toronto, ON  M5C 1M1
416‑441‑2131
Thames Valley Children's Centre  
779 Base Line Rd E, London, ON  N6C 5Y6
519‑685‑8700
Tourette Canada  
5955 Airport Rd, Suite 245, Mississauga, ON  L4V 1R9
905‑673‑2255
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