Support Groups and Services

NEW>>>We run a community drop in for parents with young children. Come with a friend or meet someone new in our playroom. Call us to find out the time and date as it is changing!

Postpartum Depression Support:

Ptbo Public Health- https://www.peterboroughpublichealth.ca/your-health/parenting/postpartum-depression/

Not what I expected - Free program with Partners in Pregnancy/Ptbo Child & Family Centre -  Contact Laura at PIPC for more info: laura.koekkoek@peterboroughfht.com or call 705 741-2038 x 320

Screening checklist: https://resources.beststart.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/M07-B.pdf

PIPC: https://www.partnersinpregnancy.ca/mood-related

Four County Crisis Community Mental Health Crisis response Program (24 Hour)

705-745-6484 or 1-866-9933

Telehealth Ontario (24 Hour) 1-866-797-0000

Postpartum Support International Helpline 1-800-944-4773

Text “Help” to 800-944-4773 (EN)

Online Resource: You are not alone!

http://www.postpartumprogress.com

https://postpartum.org

https://www.postpartum.net

 

BREASTFEEDING & WELLNESS CAFE:

TBA 

This includes but is not limited to: hand expression, skin to skin, latch basics, pumping, positions, common challenges, and referrals.

At this time we are providing virtual or in person 1:1 support. Call 705 874 3517  

*Please note: We are not IBCLC's but work with and refer to them. We do not dispense medical advice, diagnose, or prescribe medication. Lactation Educators do not offer information that directs families to act against medical advice.