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North Carolina

Resource Guide

WELCOME TO THE NORTH CAROLINA 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.

PSI SUPPORT COORDINATORS

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Anne Wimer
Telephone: 919-434-5986
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Caroline Pence
Postpartum Education and Support
Raleigh, NC
Telephone: 919-889-3221
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Carol Peindl, MSN RN CS
Charlotte/Huntersville/Concord
The Prenatal and Postpartum Center of the Carolinas
Telephone: 704.947.8115
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Bill Meyer, MSW, BCD
Durham
Telephone: 919-681-6840
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Elizabeth Gillette
Asheville
Telephone: 248-238-0804
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Gayle Sovinee
Western North Carolina
Telephone: 828.552.4838
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Gloria Maria Llanser
Western North Carolina
Speaks Spanish and English
Telephone: 828-708 7993
Email


 

NORTH CAROLINA 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

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.

COPING WITH MOTHERHOOD SUPPORT GROUP
Chapel Hill
A mother-to-mother support group for perinatal mood disorders facilitated by
a registered nurse experienced in perinatal support.
1st and 3rd Thursday mornings
Women’s Birth and Wellness Center
Chapel Hill, NC
For more information, please call or email:
Nancy Albrecht, RN, BSN, MA, IBCLC
919-933-3301, ext 207
nancy@ncbirthcenter.org

MOMS SUPPORTING MOMS
Raleigh/Cary/Triangle
A peer support group for women experiencing symptoms of postpartum mood disorders (including postpartum depression and anxiety). We also offer email and phone support. For more information, meeting times and locations, please call or email.
Telephone: 919.454.6946
Email  Website

H.E.A.R.T for Moms
Goldsboro
First Wednesday of each month at 7:00PM
at Goldsboro Pediatrics
2606 Medical Office Place
Goldsboro, NC
Facilitator: Melissa Harrell, LPC
Telephone: 919.922.2597
Email

The Prenatal and Postpartum Center of the Carolinas
Huntersville
Contact: Carol Peindl, MSN RN CS
Telephone: 704.947.8115
Email

Hopeful Beginnings Postpartum Support
Greenville
Hopeful Beginnings is led by a licensed marriage and family therapist and a perinatal clinical nurse specialist.
Call for meeting times and more information
Angela Still, group contact
Telephone: 252.847.8263

Feelings After Birth
Greensboro
Lori Davenport, Coordinator
Call for meeting times and more information.
Telephone: 336.832.6682
Email

UNC Support Group for Pregnant and Postpartum Women
Chapel Hill
2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month.
6:30 to 8:00pm
Co-sponsored by UNC Department of Psychiatry Perinatal Mood Disorder Clinic
And UNC Family Medicine Department of Maternal and Child Health
Contact: Chris Raines, RN MSN WH/PMHNP
Telephone: 919.966.3115
Email

Hope-Filled Hearts
High Point
First Wednesday of each month at noon (feel free to bring a bagged lunch)
Third Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm
Location: High Point Regional Hospital, 5th Floor Women’s Center Classroom # 2
601 North Elm Street
High Point NC
Click here for more information and registration
Fee: None
Contact: Enjonae Anderson, MA, LPC, LCASA
Telephone: 336-609-7383
Email

Blue Moon Mamas
A Mother’s Support Group
for Postpartum Women
2nd Thursday of the month
10:30 am
North Library
1030 Merrimon Avenue
Asheville NC 28804
Gayle 828-552-4838
Gloria Maria 828-708-7993
Click here to download flyer

 

 


 

EDUCATION & 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 PSI Program Director Wendy Davis with any questions.