WELCOME TO THE NEW HAMPSHIRE 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.
NEW HAMPSHIRE COORDINATOR: Barbara Raffaele
Telephone: 617-410-6PSI (617-410-6774)
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:
SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
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.
Mother-to-Mother Connections at Families First
The Seacoast Postpartum Support Group of New Hampshire
Families First Health Center in Portsmouth, NH
Email: Susan Remillard firstname.lastname@example.org
Help Adjusting to New-Motherhood
Coming this fall to Families First: Mother To Mother: A Postpartum Adjustment Group, for moms with postpartum depression, anxiety or other challenges beyond everyday issues. These challenges are not unusual – 1 in 8 new mothers face them! If you do, please join us at this group, which is led by doulas and registered nurses.
Babies are welcome; child care is provided for older children.
For date and time of group, call 603-422-8208 ext. 2.
To learn more, and to pre-register – please contact Liz Gaudette.
Postpartum Emotional Support Group
Elliot Childcare Activity Room
450 Massabesic Street
Meets MONDAYS from 10:30am-12:00pm. The group is free and babies are welcome.
Please contact Alison Palmer, RNC, MS with any questions related to this group.
Postpartum Emotional Support
Gerry Mitchell, MSW, LICSW
Postpartum Support Coordinator
The Family Place at Concord Hospital
250 Pleasant Street
Telephone: 603.227.7000 Extension 4927
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 please contact us.
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Program Director Wendy Davis with any questions.