PPD Support Options
Postpartum depression threatens the mother’s and father’s health, marriage, friendships and careers, as well as the baby’s welfare. Dealing with issues of day-to-day living becomes a special challenge. With patience and understanding, you can give invaluable support and assist a depressed mother’s recovery.
- PEP Warmline (805) 564-3888 – English / (805) 852-1595 – Español
Educational and emotional support from a trained volunteer. Referrals to groups, professionals and agencies for help dealing with PPD. There are no fees and all information is confidential.
- Online PPD Support Group
- Postpartum Distress Support Contacts
(through Postpartum Support International)