WELCOME TO THE WASHINGTON 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.
Washington State Coordinator: Leslie Butterfield, PHD
PSI of Washington State Chair
Washington State Coordinator: Mia Edidin, LICSW
1-888-404-7763, ext 1 for support, ext 3 for professionals
Washington Coordinator: Jen Kennedy
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.
Meets 10:30-12 every Wednesday
Olympia’s YWCA (220 Union Ave SE, Olympia)
Free of charge and open to all moms with babies birth to one year old.
Our facebook page is: MTOlympia@facebook.com.
Location: P.O. Box 15535
Seattle, WA 98115
Beyond the Birth Postpartum Support Group
Time: 1st Wednesday of every month, 7:00 PM
Location: North Pines Chiropractic 2nd Floor 1301 North Pines Rd Spokane Valley, WA 99206
Babies up to one year welcome! Child care not available at this time
Contact: Jen Kennedy
Crossroads Pregnancy Resource Center
Grant County, Moses Lake Support
1555 South Pilgrim Street, Moses Lake.
Facilitator: Christy Youngers
“This Is Not What I Expected”
King County, Kirkland
Time: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 7 pm in
Location: Room TAN 117; Evergreen Hospital, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland.
Facilitator: by Erin Boone, Early Parenting & Lactation Educator, and Tish Rogers, LICSW.
Contact: EvergreenHealth Postpartum Care Center (425.899.3602) or EvergreenHealth Healthline (425.899.1000) for more information.
King County, Seattle.
Adjusting to Parenthood. Drop-in Support group meets every Friday from 11:30-1pm at the SEattle Holistic Center. 7700 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103. Facilitated by Mia Edidin, LICSW. For more info call Mia at 206.659.7773 or email@example.com. $10 drop in fee or PAY as you can. http://www.peps.org/programs/postpartum-support
King County, Redmond.
“Conversations About Motherhood”. Meets the 4th Thursday of each month at 7 pm at the Redmond Town Center Suite I-145, 7303 164th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052 . Facilitated by Myla Rugge, Wendy Dean and Erin Boone. This group is offered on a pay-what-you-can basis. Suggested contribution is $10 per person. While this group is intended for moms with children ages 2 and up, all moms are encouraged to come. Sorry no childcare available. Babes in arms welcome. For more information please visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ConversationsAboutMotherhood or email firstname.lastname@example.org
King County, West Seattle.
Every Monday (except Federal Holidays)
At Nurturing Expressions
4746 44th Ave SW Suite 201
Seattle, Washington 98116
$10 drop in fee, pay as you can.
Kitsap County, Poulsbo.
FREE. Poulsbo Hope Circle. 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 6:30-8:30 at Well Being Health Center 19045 Hwy 305 Suite 190 Poulsbo, WA 98370. Facilitated by Crystal Gurney 360.990.8901 or email@example.com or see www.kitsaphopecircle.org or facebook.com/KitsapHOPECircle.
Kitsap County, Bremerton.
2nd location of Kitsap Hope Circle. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30pm at Chiropractic Lifestyle Center 991 NE Riddell Rd Bremerton, WA. Facilitated by Crystal Gurney 360-990-8901 or firstname.lastname@example.org or see www.kitsaphopecircle.org or facebook.com/KitsapHOPECircle.
Kitsap County, Gig Harbor.
FREE. Gig Harbor/Port Orchard Hope Circle. 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at 6:30-8:30 at Gig Harbor Family Wellness Center, 11505 Burnham Dr. Gig Harbor. Facilitated by: Erinn Stinson & Marie Richmond email@example.com or see www.kitsaphopecircle.org or facebook.com/KitsapHOPECircle.
King County, North Seattle Life After Birth Tuesdays in Ballard 7-9pm. 7715 24th Ave NW, Second Floor, Seattle, 98117. www.lifeafterbirthsupport.com Or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/LifeAfterBirthSupport or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Drop-in fee $20 -No one is turned away.
South King County, Federal Way Balance after Birth.
every Friday 10-11:30am
Health Point/WIC Federal Way
33431 13th Place South
Federal Way, WA 98003
Pierce County, Tacoma. Balance after Birth for Women of Color meets Thursdays 10-11:30 at St Clare WIC Clinic Bridgeport Center, 11216 Bridgeport Way SW, Tacoma, WA 98499. Babies up to 12 months are welcome. Facilitated by Linda White. For more info call 253-588-9597
Pierce County, Tacoma. Balance after Birth Tacoma meets 2nd and 4th Thursdays 10:30am-12:pm at Integrated Therapy Services NW, 6004 N. Westgate Blvd, #180, Tacoma, WA 98406. Facilitated by Trish Pierson. For more info contact Trish Pierson at email@example.com.
Whidbey Island, Oak Harbor – Sojourner’s Circle 1st Wednesday 1-2pm and 3rd Wednesday 6-7pm at Lotus Tea Bar, 710 SE Fidalgo Ave., Oak Harbor, WA 98177. Contact 360-499-6388 or
Clallum County, Port Angeles – Circle of Hope 2nd and 4th Mondays at First Step Family Support Center, 323 East 6th Street, Port Angeles, WA. Contact Becca at 755-5213.
Greys Harbor County, Hoquiam, WA. Opening Windows: A Mother’s Group meets the 2nd and 4th Monday 6-7:30pm at Emmerson Hotel Community Room, 703 Simpson Avenue Hoquiam, WA 98550. Facilitated by Jasmine Marotta-Jaenecke, LM, CPM and Amy Walker, CD. For more info contact Jasmine at firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Executive Director Wendy Davis with any questions.