Although The Periscope Project is not designed as a direct service for patients, the following websites offer additional information and support.
MMHI’s mission is to help moms with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders in the Greater Milwaukee area get better by leading them to effective treatment and by teaching the community and healthcare professionals how to better serve moms suffering from these illnesses. MMHI is a nonprofit organization. Visit Moms Mental Health Initiative on Facebook.
Created by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. This website offers education and risk factors for mothers and families including an action plan for depression and anxiety during pregnancy and after birth.
1800-273-8255. This 24-hour, free, confidential suicide prevention hotline provides support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loves ones.
Medications and more during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Ask the experts or view one of the fact sheets.
A special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children to promote and maintain health and wellbeing for nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women infants and children.
If you or someone you know is having a difficult time after giving birth you can call 262-243-7408 and speak to someone at The Birth Hospital. Adjusting to Motherhood hosts a free support group every Wednesday at 9am. The group is open to mothers and family members.
ProHealth offers a free support group the second and found Monday of the month from 10am to 11am in the Health & Human Services Center, Waukesha.