WELCOME TO THE WASHINGTON D.C. 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 SUPPORT 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. Your area coordinators are listed below. Please don’t hesitate to contact us; we want to hear from you.
LOCAL SUPPORT COORDINATORS
Nina Ashford & Laura Martin
WASHINGTON D.C. 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:
SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Access HelpLine DC
1-888-793-4357 (1-888) 7WEHELP
Available 24 Hours
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.
Nuevo Grupo de Apoyo para Embarazadas y Nuevas Mamas
3912 Georgia Avenue, N.W.,
Washington, DC 20011
Downtown: The Breastfeeding Center
1020 19th St., NW, Ste. 150
Washington, DC 20036
1:30 pm-2:45pm 1st & 3rd Thursdays
Contact: Cindy Kim
Or contact: Lindsay Dart
Postpartum Support Virginia
Postpartum Support Virginia is dedicated to helping women suffering depression and/or anxiety during pregnancy or in the first year following childbirth. Please visit our website for more information and resources in Virginia.
Category: Support Groups
Email | Website
Arlington Support Group
Location: Arlington VA Virginia Hospital Center
Time: Wednesday mornings
Contact: Adrienne Griffen
Category: Support Groups
Groups and support are also available in Maryland. Please contact Nadia for more info.
240-432-4497 TEXT OR CALL
Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list a support group here.
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.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Wendy Davis with any questions.