Bloom Certified Peer-to-Peer Support Programs
Manasquan, NJ – Postpartum Peer-to-Peer Support Group. First and Third Thursday of the month 6:00-7:30 pm. Location: South Wall Fire Company Banquet hall, Meetings may change location depending on if there’s an event at the hall, please call 732-939-6440 to confirm location.
Long Branch, NJ – Postpartum Peer-to-Peer Support Group. Every other Saturday 8:30-10:00am. Monmouth Medical Center – 300 2nd Avenue, Long Branch, NJ. Facilitators – Meg and Courtney. For information call 732-923-5573.
Somerville, NJ – Strong as a Mother Peer-to-Peer Support Group. Begins Tuesday, January 16th. Groups meet Tuesdays 11am-12pm. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – 110 Rehill Ave, Somerville, NJ. Facilitator – Elizabeth.
Bloomington, IL – Surviving to Thriving Peer-to-Peer Support Group. First Saturday of each month 9:30-11:30am beginning February 3rd. Location: OSF – St. Joseph Medical Center – 2200 East Washington Street, Bloomington, IL . Facilitator – Nicki. For information call 815-310-0637
Charleston, SC – Postpartum Support Charleston is dedicated to eradicating the stigma surrounding maternal mental illnesses (such as depression, anxiety, OCD, and psychosis during and after pregnancy) to ensure all women who suffer receive support.
Available Treatments In The United States
There is an overwhelming need to build evidence based Postpartum Anxiety/Depression programs and centers across the United States as evident by the list of resources below. The Bloom Foundation was created for this very reason and our goal is to grow this list so every state has a number of locations sufferers can contact to find the help they need.
U.S. Perinatal Inpatient Psychiatry Programs:
North Carolina: Chapel Hill NC, UNC Perinatal Psych Inpatient Unit
Intensive Outpatient and Partial Hospitalization Perinatal Psych Programs
Rhode Island: Providence RI. Brown/Women & Infants