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Louisiana

Resource Guide

WELCOME TO THE LOUISIANA RESOURCE PAGE FOR PSI. We are glad you found us. This page lists the PSI Coordinators and other area resources such as groups, telephone support, and reliable services that are available for no charge. We also list local events, trainings, and volunteer opportunities.

PLEASE CONTACT YOUR PSI COORDINATOR: PSI Coordinators offer caring and informed support and resources to moms and their families. They also provide information and resources for area providers who are caring for pregnant and postpartum families. Please don’t hesitate to contact us; we want to hear from you. You will see the term “perinatal” in these pages. We use perinatal to mean the time during pregnancy, birth, and through the first year postpartum.

PSI SUPPORT COORDINATORS

Jessica Latin
Northern Louisiana
‭(318) 459-8683‬ CALL OR TEXT
JessicaLatinPSI@gmail.com

JOANNE HARMON
Southern Louisiana

Cell Phone: 504-508-0570 CALL OR TEXT
joanneharmonpsi@yahoo.com

MISTY M. WAINWRIGHT
Eastern Louisiana
Telephone 985-867-0803 CALL OR TEXT
wainwrightpsi@hotmail.com

 

 


LOUISIANA EMERGENCY RESOURCE GUIDE:

In an emergency: PSI is a volunteer organization devoted to providing social support and resources to women and their families. We will return your call or email as quickly as we can, but we can not provide an immediate response in an emergency. If you do need immediate assistance, please use one of the following resources now:

EMERGENCY: 911

SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)


SUPPORT GROUPS

Lafayette Moms & Babies
First Friday and Third Saturday at 10am
Lafayette Moms & Babies
924 Kaliste Saloom
Telephone:  (337) 400-1815
Tabitha Muse Carranza, MS, LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor
(337) 806-5552 (office)

Snuggles & Struggles New Parent Support Group
Tuesdays from 10:30am-12:00pm
The Parenting Center at Children’s Hospital, 938 Calhoun St, New Orleans, LA 70118
Contact: 504-896-9591 or chparenting@lcmchealth.org
Description: This weekly group provides learning opportunities and socialization with new parents and babies (ages birth to six months). A staff member facilitates the group. Free and open to the public.

New Orleans Moms Club   Website
Wednesdays at 10:30am
3900 Gen. Taylor St, New Orleans, LA 70125
Description: Everyone is welcome every time.  Join us for mom to mom support and build your community.  All groups are free and open to the public.  Come to meet other moms, to get out of the house, to let your crawling/walking babe stretch while you hang, for postpartum support, or for breastfeeding support – we’re here for you!

New Baby Support Group   Website
Thursdays from 11:15am-12:00pm
The Parenting Center at St. Tammany Parish Hospital, 1505 N Florida St, Ste B, Covington, LA 70433
Contact: 985-898-4435 or ksupan@stph.org
Description: Join other mothers and their little ones for information and support. This is a great opportunity to discuss child development and parenting tips with professionals as well as other parents. FREE. Call The Parenting Center for additional information.

Please call or email if you have a support group to list.


 

Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list a support group here.


EVENTS

No listings available. Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list an event here.

UPDATES:

If you are aware of a perinatal resource for families that is not listed here, if a current listing needs updating, or if you would like to apply to be listed here, please contact us.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

 If you are interested in volunteering, please contact psioffice@postpartum.net with any questions. 

Postpartum Support International.