Mental health resources
- Postpartum Support International (PSI) of Massachusetts
Phone Number (warm line): (866) 472-1897, toll free
A toll-free and confidential warm line that provides support, listings of local counselors, support groups, and information in Massachusetts. Leave a message and a trained volunteer or staff person will return your call within 24 hours.
- The Day Hospital
Short term, intensive mental health treatment in a day treatment facility for both mom and infant located in Providence, Rhode Island.
- National Postpartum Support International (PSI)
Phone number (helpline): (800) 944-4773 (Spanish and English)
Leave a toll-free and confidential message any time, and one of the helpline volunteers will return your call as soon as possible providing basic information, resources, and support.
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA)
Phone Number: (800) 662-4357
Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD): (800) 487-4889
Free and confidential information in English and Spanish for individuals and family members facing substance abuse and mental health issues. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project (MCPAP) for Moms
A free referral resource for front-line providers serving pregnant and postpartum women. A mother can ask her health care provider to call MCPAP for a referral.
Massachusetts Behavioral Health Help Line
Call or text 833-773-2445
The Behavioral Health Help Line (BHHL) connects individuals and families to the full range of treatment services for mental health and substance use offered in Massachusetts, including outpatient, urgent, and immediate crisis care.
National Maternal Mental Health Hotline
Call 1-833-TLC-MAMA (1-833-852-6262)
The National Maternal Mental Health Hotline provides 24/7, free, confidential support before, during, and after pregnancy. Available in English and Spanish.
Parental support resources
- Postpartum Support International of Massachusetts
Phone Number: (866) 472-1897 (helpline)
List of support groups throughout Massachusetts.
- Parental Stress Line - Massachusetts
Phone Number: (800) 632-8188
Toll-free 24/7 confidential helpline including counseling, support and information for parents. Translator services available.
- National Parents Helpline
Phone Number: (855) 427-2736
Emotional support from a trained advocate, available 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday.
- MCPAP for Moms
A list of local support groups in Massachusetts by geographic area and topic/focus.
Contact for Postpartum depression support
Massachusetts PSI Warm Line
Emergency Services Program/Mobile Crisis Intervention
Servicios de Emergencia Programa/Móvil de Intervención de Crisis - Emergency Services is available in 105 languages