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Michigan

Resource Guide

WELCOME TO THE MICHIGAN RESOURCE PAGE FOR PSI. We are glad you found us. This page lists the PSI Support 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 are volunteers who 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.

TRAININGS AND EVENTS IN MICHIGAN- scroll to bottom of page

PSI SUPPORT COORDINATORS

AMY LAWSON
Ann Arbor/Washtenaw County
734-358-3376 TEXT OR CALL
amypsi01@gmail.com

KIM FOSTER
NORTHERN MICHIGAN
231-876-7820
kfoster@mhc.net

NANCY ROBERTS
UPPER AND WEST MICHIGAN
616-391-1771
nancy.roberts@spectrumhealth.org

KELLY RYAN
SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN
248-898-3235
kelly.ryan@beaumont.org

 


MICHIGAN 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 and PROGRAMS

The following groups offer support at no charge for women who are at risk of or are experiencing distress such as isolation, depression, anxiety, fearful thoughts, insomnia, trauma, and other difficulties during pregnancy or postpartum. Support groups provide a safe and caring place for connection and recovery. Please call or email for more information.

Postpartum Support Group
Hackley Community Care
First and Third  Wednesday of the month
1:00pm to 2:30pm
First Presbyterian Church
2577 Wickham
Muskegon MI  49441
(Corner of Sherman and Wickham, across from Sherman Bowling Lanes)
For more information call Lori Wiltenburg, LMSW (231)733-6786
Postpartum flyer 3-7-16

STATE OF MICHIGAN PERINATAL MOOD DISORDER COALITION
Website
This is a collaborative of professionals and others working in the field of Perinatal Mental Health. Founded in 2013, this group’s mission is to improve the emotional health and wellbeing of pregnant and postpartum women and their families through education, outreach, advocacy, and support. If you would like to join these efforts, contact: dr.akopp@gmail.com or Nancy.roberts@spectrumhealth.org or join on website.

Pine Rest Pregnancy and Postpartum HOPEline
1-844-666-4673 (1-844-MOM-HOPE)
Many pregnant moms and new parents feel sad, worried, anxious and overwhelmed. Our free and confidential HOPEline can connect you with help and resources. Calls returned within 1 business day.
Website: http://www.pinerest.org/hope

PINE REST Mother-Baby Day Treatment Program
Grand Rapids
The partial hospitalization day treatment program specializes in the treatment of pregnancy and postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, allowing mothers to bring their babies to the daily program.
Pine Rest Main Campus
300 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Toll-free: 800-678-5500 (Calls to this number answered 24-hours-day, 7-days-week)
Website: http://www.pinerest.org/mother-baby-postpartum-depression-treatment
For more information, contact:
Mother and Baby Program Staff
616.258.7509
Mother and Baby Program Brochure 

Shades of Motherhood: A Perinatal Mood Disorders Support Group
Lansing
Please join us if you have experienced feelings of sadness, depression, anxiety or irritability or have had difficulty bonding with your baby.  This support group is facilitated by a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, free of charge and open on a drop in basis.
Contact: Kersten Kimmerly @kerstenkimmerly1@gmail.com
Time: 1:00 -2:30pm
Willow Tree Family Center
Lansing, MI
Shades of Motherhood

New Family Support
Upper Michigan
A peer based support group that covers important
postpartum topics and allows for families to share their experiences with
one another.
Dates and times vary based on community preference.
Please call 906-286-3254 or email
newfamilysg906@gmail
Child care available

Baby Steps Postpartum Support Group
Cadillac
Munson Healthcare
Contact: Lori Barnes, RNC, BSN, CCE, C-EFM or Kim Foster, RN, C-EFM (231) 876-7820
Contact: Becky Gomez, MFP (231) 876-6069
Zion Lutheran Church
350 Pearl Street
Cadillac, MI 49601
Group Meets second and fourth Tuesday each month.
Cadillac Baby Steps Program

Spectrum Health: “This Isn’t what I Expected” PPD Support Group
Grand Rapids
Babies, partners and family members are welcome.  Support Groups operate free of charge on a walk-in basis.  Each group is led by a licensed PMD therapist and RN.

Dad’s Night is the  4th Tuesday of each month with a male therapist
Contact Nancy Roberts, RN CCE
Postpartum Emotional Support Program (PESP)
Program Coordinator
Healthier Communities
Tuesday evenings at 7:30pm
665 Seward Ave NW Suite 110
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Telephone: phone 616.391.5000 or phone mail 616.391.1771
Email  nancy.roberts@spectrum-health.org
PPD Support Group flyer

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Tree of Hope Foundation
Southeast Michigan
Weekly support groups operate free of charge on a walk-in basis, so you can attend the group most convenient for you. Our Metro Detroit area support group schedules and directions can be found at our website, www.treeofhopefoundation.org. Check our website or Facebook (www.facebook.com/treeofhopefoundation) for last minute cancellation notices. Infants, partners and family members are welcome. Walk-ins welcome.

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Shades of Motherhood”
Lansing
Willow Tree Family Center
Thursdays 1:30-2:30pm
Contact: Kersten Kimmerly, LCSW
(517) 712-7687
kerstenkimmerly1@gmail.com
willowtreefamily.com
PDF – Lansing Support Group Flier

Healthy Kent Perinatal Mood Disorders Coalition
Kent County
Contact Nancy Roberts, RN CCE
Postpartum Emotional Support Program (PESP)
Program Coordinator
Healthier Communities
665 Seward Ave NW Suite 110
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Telephone: phone 616.391.5000 or phone mail 616.391.1771
Email: nancy.roberts@spectrum-health.org

Telephone Support
Battle Creek, MI
Battle Creek Health System
Behavioral Health Resources
Medical Office Building room 108
300 North Ave. 49017
Contact Polly Syc-Vega
Telephone: 269.963.8370
Email vegap@trinity-health.org

MomsBloom
Telephone: 616-828-1021
Email: Bloom@momsbloom.org
https://momsbloom.org/programs/flourishing-families-2/

Postpartum Support Group of the Greater Ann Arbor Area
First and third Mondays of every month
10:30 a.m. – noon
Lamaze Association of Ann Arbor donated space
2500 Packard Road, Suite 101
Babies, children, partners, and family members are all welcome. For more information or to RSVP call or visit their website.
Telephone: 734.418.2683

MOTHER’S MIND MATTERS
Kalamazoo
Mother’s Mind Matters
MSU/KCMS Psychiatry
1722 Shaffer Road, Suite 3
Kalamazoo, MI 49048-1633
Phone: 269-337-4510

PERINATAL EMOTIONAL SUPPORT GROUP
Kalamazoo

Every Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8:00 pm
First United Methodist Church
212 S Park Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (free parking on site)
For more information, call 269-345-6197 ext 270
Fee: No charge
For schedule changes around major holidays or during inclement weather, please
Telephone 269-345-6197 ext 270
Kalamazoo Perinatal Emotional Support Group Flier

Pine Rest North Shore Clinic Postpartum Adjustment Group
Second and Fourth Thursdays of every month
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: North  Ottawa Community Hospital
Facilitated by Pine Rest Grand Haven & Muskegon clinic staff in cooperation with North Ottawa Community Health System’s community education team.
Telephone: 616-847-5145
Cost: None
North Shore PMD Flyer

Postpartum Adjustment Group
Zeeland
Time: Every 2nd and 4th Monday of the month from 6:30 -8:00pm
No session May 28 or December 24, 2018
Location: Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital
8333 Felch St. Zeeland, MI 49464
DeWitt Professional Building
Conference Room B
Telephone: For more information call (616) 748-8722
Cost: None
This group is facilitated by licenses social workers at Zeeland Community Hospital

Pregnancy and Post Pregnancy Services
Website
Family and Children’s Services in Midland

 

Moms Matter Support Group
Holland
Wednesday nights 6:30-7:30pm during the school year and Monthly during the summer (see website for dates).  In partnership with Harderwyk Ministries, who generously offer our group space to meet, and free childcare and activities for older children during group meeting times.
Please email Remi Schloff at remischloff@gmail.com or call 616-617-1188 for more information.  Text is OK too.
http://www.supportmom.org

EDUCATION AND EVENTS:

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 PSI Program Director Wendy Davis with any questions.