PPD Resources

Postpartum Support International –  1-800-944-4773. This is a toll-free warmline that provides information, support and resources.

Community Behavioral Health 1-888-545-2600. CBH Members can call 24 hours a day to be connected to services

Postpartum Stress Center – Provides support and treatment for the pregnant or postpartum woman and her family.

Penn Women’s Behavioral Wellness – Provides treatment on conditions related to women’s behavioral health throughout the life span.

Women’s Emotional Wellness Center provides a women’s intensive outpatient program (IOP) for adult female patients ages 18 and older, whose mental health symptoms require more care than weekly psychotherapy, but do not require the intensity of partial hospitalization. They also provide outpatient mental health therapy and psychiatric services to parenting women and their families.

Drexel Mother Baby Connections an intensive outpatient clinic that emphasizes the mother’s relationships with her baby and partner, and encourages moms to bring their infants to therapy.

Perinatal Mental Health Alliance for Women of Color:  provides a safe space for clients, families, and professionals of color around perinatal mental health. Every woman of color will be heard and supported around perinatal emotional wellness.

Council for Relationships – provider counseling to families, couples, and individuals on a sliding scale.

Maternal Wellness Village – a village of birth workers that include Therapists, Doulas, Lactation Consultants, Holistic Healers, Infertility warriors, and Nurses. Combined, we have multiple levels of education and life experiences, over 50 years of parenting skills, 35 years of lactation support, 25 years of providing labor support, and 10 years of mental health support.

MCH Virtual Moms Support Group
Thursday from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Email Galissa.Jones@phila.gov for the link

Mommy and Me for women of color

Suggested donation $10
Contact info@maternalwellnessvillage.org

Mental Health Partnerships

Parenting Plus: free parenting classes for parents with mental illness or mental health issues
Wednesdays from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1211 Chestnut Street
Call Gina Caruso at 267-507-3872 or at gcaruso@mhphope.org

Einstein Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Group:

Wednesdays at 10 am.
1200 W Tabor Road
Einstein Behavioral Health Office
Questions? call Jill Van Horn at 215-456-9431
Drop ins welcome!

Moms Supporting Moms Support Group:

Wednesdays at 9:30 am.
Center City Pediatrics
1740 South Street Suite 200
Contact Perri Shaw Borish s at perrishawborish@gmail.com
$15 per session. Perri will accept a sliding scale fee if needed.

Learn as Much as You Can:

General Information about PPD for New Mothers, Family and Supports:

MAYO Clinic Patient Care and Health Information Postpartum Depression.

American Family Physician. Depression During and After Pregnancy: When It’s More Than the Baby Blues?