Our mission is to provide free support, information and resources to families coping with pregnancy and postpartum depression, and to support and educate the professionals who serve them. Our goal is to support families through the early years of parenting.
Bottom Line for Portland
In 2018, 934 parents contacted us for phone and email support, an 8 percent increase from the year before. At one support group location alone, another 148 parents received weekly, facilitated support. We currently have five support groups for mothers, four for fathers, and two for anyone identifying as a parent.
The Children’s Clinic offers a $2,500 match.
Great Notion Brewing will offer a tour, beer, and food for four.
“When I found BBC, I was in a dark place, with no insurance and I wanted to give up. Going to group saved my life. I learned thoughts are nothing to be ashamed about and that sharing could help others.” —Lisa Kay Peterson