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.
OHIO COORDINATOR: TONYA FULWIDER; PERINATAL OUTREACH & ENCOURAGEMENT FOR MOMS
OHIO COORDINATOR: AMY BURT; PERINATAL OUTREACH & ENCOURAGEMENT FOR MOMS
OHIO COORDINATOR: LESLIE MARKULIN; PERINATAL OUTREACH & ENCOURAGEMENT FOR MOMS
Youngstown and surrounding counties
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.
POEM – Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms
Many Shades of Blue Support Group
Miami Valley Regional PPD Network
1997 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd
Dayton, Ohio 45459
Contact Pam Stout and Debbie Ruxer, RN, MS, CNM
Help for Mom Program
Mary Camp, Program Coordinator
Far West Center
554 North Leavitt Road
Amherst, Ohio 44001
A Lighter Shade of Blue
First Monday of the month
7 to 9 pm
Location: Fairfield Pavilion Retirement Center
Climb Out of the Darkness
Saturday June 20th from 10 AM-12 PM.
Team Newark Ohio (M.O.M.S.—Mothers Offering Mothers Support)
Is hosting a Climb Out of the Darkness at:
The Infirmary Mound Park (Shelter 4)
4351 Lancaster Road (St. Rt. 37), Granville, OH
More information can be found at www.crowdrise.com/christinaboeshart-cotd2015 .
Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list an event here.
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.
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Executive Director Wendy Davis with any questions.