PND/PPD Help

 

NATIONAL

 

PANDA (Post and Antenatal Depression Association Inc.)

Helpline: 1300 726 306  - 9am-7pm (AEST), Monday-Friday

Email: info@panda.org.au

http://www.panda.org.au/

Fantastic fact sheets on symptoms, how you can help someone with PND, having another baby after PND, wellness strategies & men & PND can be all found here: http://www.panda.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11&Itemid=31

Beyond Blue

Helpline: 1300 224 636

Email: infoline@beyondblue.org.au

http://www.beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx?link_id=94

Just Speak Up (Under the auspices of Beyond Blue)

A campaign developed in order to promote awareness & reduce the stigma of PMDs (postpartum/postnatal mood disorders).

http://justspeakup.com.au/

Black Dog Institute

www.blackdoginstitute.org.au


NSW

The Gidget Foundation

Helpline:  1300 726 306 - 9am to 7pm (AEST), Monday to Friday

Email: contact@gidgetfoundation.com.au

http://www.gidgetfoundation.com.au/

 

Other Phone Support

Maternal and Child Health Line: 132 229

Parentline: 132 289

Lifeline Suicide Helpline: 1300 651 251

Mensline: 1300 789 978

 

Help for Paternal Depression

* PANDA: http://www.panda.org.au/practical-information/information-for-men

http://www.fathersreachingout.com

* Postpartum Men: http://postpartummen.com

* Postpartum Support International: http://www.postpartum.net

* Spotlight on Dads in Science and Sensibility: http://www.scienceandsensibility.org/?p=4355

 

FOR URGENT ASSISTANCE: LIFELINE – 13 11 14 (24hr counselling, information & referrals)