Online Support


  • The Pregnancy and Postpartum Resource Center of Kansas
    With a 24-hour warmline staffed by trained volunteers, PPRC provides a timely response to childbearing women on their quest to feeling better. Whether it’s listings for local mental health professionals, meeting times for support groups, or encouraging words from someone who understands, our phone line is at the heart of what we do. In addition to our phone line, we speak to community organizations and offer support training to healthcare professionals, peer counselors, and anyone who serves childbearing women and their families.
     
  • Postpartum Support International
    Essential information about perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, including risk factors, symptoms, and treatments.
     
  • Mom’s Mental Health Matters
    Depression and anxiety can happen during pregnancy or after birth. Learn the signs and how to get help.
     
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention, and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.”
    https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

    Lifeline Chat is a service of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat. All chat centers in the Lifeline network are accredited by CONTACT USA. Lifeline Chat is available 24/7 across the U.S.
    https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/
     
  • Beyond Blue
    Information for new and expectant parents, covering everything from bonding with your baby to spotting the signs of anxiety and depression.
    https://healthyfamilies.beyondblue.org.au/pregnancy-and-new-parents

    An online opportunity for new parents to complete an Edinburgh screen: https://healthyfamilies.beyondblue.org.au/pregnancy-and-new-parents/maternal-mental-health-and-wellbeing/mental-health-checklist-for-mums
     
  • 2020mom
    Maternal Mental Health disorders, including depression, anxiety, and psychosis, can occur within pregnancy or the postpartum period (together often referred to as the perinatal period.) When left untreated, these disorders can cause devastating consequences for the mother, her baby, her family, and society. 2020 Mom is working with health care systems to close these gaps so all women and families can thrive.
     
  • The Village The mission of The Village is to build community awareness through advocacy and education, and to promote social support and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing throughout Kansas.
     
  • Kansas Support Groups
    This is a comprehensive resource for finding support groups throughout the state of Kansas.