Postpartum Mood Disorder Resources York Region and Toronto
1 in 5 new mothers are affected with Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders. Below, we listed some links to the symptoms. You can also check out the Resources we have compiled.
Please check out the symptoms from the following resources:
York Support Services Network
Crisis Intervention support line 905-310-COPE (2673) - York Support Services Network (YSSN) Community Crisis Response Service is available to all York Region residents who are experiencing a mental health crisis, and their families or friends.
York Region Transition to Parenting Program
For new and expecting parents who are looking for support while adjusting to parenthood.
Women's College Hospital
Reproductive Life Stages Program - assessment and short-term treatment for women experiencing anxiety and mood-related difficulties.
Mother Matters - 10-week online support group run by the Mental Health Program
East Toronto Postpartum Adjustment Program
Community-based collaboration involving Alternatives East York Mental Health Agency, South Riverdale Community Health Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, and Toronto Public Health. The program is designed for women that have recently given birth or have adopted a child and are experiencing episodes of postpartum adjustment.
Family Services Toronto - Counselling
416-595-9618 - offers counseling and therapy at the following locations: downtown Toronto, Scarborough, North York, South Etobicoke, and Rexdale
Association of Ontario Doulas
A non-profit association committed to providing emotional and physical support for women during the childbirth process, and fostering a positive, informed birth experience