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Ohio

Resource Guide

WELCOME TO THE OHIO 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

TONYA FULWIDER
PERINATAL OUTREACH & ENCOURAGEMENT FOR MOMS (POEM)
614-315-8989

tfulwider@mhafc.org
Website

AMY BURT
PERINATAL OUTREACH & ENCOURAGEMENT FOR MOMS (POEM)
614-315-8989 TEXT OR CALL
aburt@mhafc.org
Website

LESLIE MARKULIN
PERINATAL OUTREACH & ENCOURAGEMENT FOR MOMS (POEM)
Youngstown and surrounding counties
330-550-2838 TEXT OR CALL
lesmic24@aol.com
Website

KATIE SORENSON
NW Ohio:  Mahoning and Trumbull Counties
234-254-0989 TEXT OR CALL
ksorensenpsi@gmail.com

JESSICA HOWELL
SW Ohio
513-464-9692 TEXT OR CALL
Jessicamhowell85@gmail.com

AMBER KROUSE
740-963-3143 TEXT OR CALL
akrouse.psi@gmail.com


OHIO 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.

POEM – Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms
Columbus

Telephone: 614.315.8989
Website

POEM – Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms
Cleveland
Telephone: 216-282-4569
Website

Full Circle NICU Parent Support Group
The group meets on the 4th Monday of every month from 7:00-9:00PM
Circle of Life Birth and Family Services at The Abbey
16511 Hilliard Road, Lakewood, OH
And also on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 6:30-8:30PM Cuyahoga County Public Library, Mayfield Branch
500 SOM Center Road, Mayfield, OH
Contact: Rochelle DeOliveira 330.646.8910
Fullcirclehope@gmail.com
Join us for sharing and peer support in a safe, judgement-free
space.  Hosted by veteran NICU parents who have been there!
Open to NICU parents both past and present.
Moms and partners welcome.

Many Shades of Blue Support Group
Dayton
Miami Valley Regional PPD Network
1997 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd
Dayton, Ohio 45459
Contact Pam Stout and Debbie Ruxer, RN, MS, CNM
Telephone: 1-866-848-3163

Help for Mom Program
Amherst
Mary Camp, Program Coordinator
Far West Center
554 North Leavitt Road
Amherst, Ohio 44001
Telephone: 440.988.4900

A Lighter Shade of Blue
Cincinnati
First Monday of the month
7 to 9 pm
Location: Fairfield Pavilion Retirement Center


 EDUCATION & 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 at the PSI Office.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

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

Postpartum Support International.