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.
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.