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 care for pregnant and postpartum families. Please don’t hesitate to contact us; we want to hear from you. If you have any trouble contacting your local coordinators, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can help you connect.
Portland Metro area
503-277-3925 TEXT OR CALL
COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE AREA
English and Spanish Support -Se habla Español
503-689-0653 TEXT OR CALL
541-510-2353 TEXT OR CALL
Lane County Only
(541)520-4761 TEXT OR CALL
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)
24-hour crisis intervention phone line will connect you with help in your state.
NW HUMAN SERVICES, INC. – CRISIS & INFORMATION HOTLINE:
1-800-560-5535 (Mid-Willamette Valley)
COMMUNITY INFORMATION AND REFERRAL SERVICES: 211
Portland Area MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS LINE: 800-716-9769
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.
Baby Blues Connection
Pregnancy and Postpartum Support
Telephone, Email, and Group Support
Morning, Afternoon, and Evening Groups. Call or visit website for more information and locations.
Library Loan Program, Brochures, Free on-going groups led by trained volunteers.
Public lectures, Seminars, and Presentations: Free or for Fee
Free referral to professionals, Free education classes
Training for professionals and volunteers
Compass Perinatal Peer Support
Serving Marion & Polk Counties
Time: Weekly on Friday mornings. Please call for details.
Tel: (971) 301-2159
Coordinators: Sarah Wort and Christy Cozby
WellMama Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Services
Linn and Benton Counties
Public lectures and Seminars: Free or for fee
Resources & Referrals
Training for professionals and volunteers
Contact: Csilla Andor
Telephone: (541) 231-4343
MARION COUNTY GROUPS
Options Counseling and Family Services
Jessica Campos, BA
Postpartum Depression Program Lead
Survival Skills for New Mothers
Bay Area Hospital
Thursdays from noon to 1:30 pm.
This is a series of 4 sessions. A new course is offered each month. Individual sessions are offered.
Hope for Mothers and Esperanza para las Madres
Support groups in English and Spanish
Location: Samaritan Albany General Hospital
Please call and leave a message
Hope for Mothers PMAD support Group
2nd and 4th Thursday of the month
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Samaritan Lebanon Community hospital
No registration required, drop-ins welcome.
Contact Laurie Barajas, MAHS: 541-451-7872
Baby Rhyme Time
Story Time and Play Time with Others
Time: Thursdays, 1-2PM
Location: Josephine County Library, Grants Pass Branch
Contact: Kelly Carter
Telephone: 541-956-2059 x4726
Contact: Bo Alderton
Telephone: 541-474-3101 x 232
June 26-27, 2019
Pre-Conference Training at the Annual PSI Conference
Birdie Gunyon Meyer, RN, MA, PMH-C; Pec Indman EdD, MFT, PMH-C; TBA, MD
Learn more and Register for the Portland Pre-Conference or Advanced Training
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 write to us email@example.com with any questions.