To provide free support, information and resources to women and families coping with pregnancy and postpartum depression, and to further support and educate the professionals who serve them.
Bottom Line for Portland
In 2015, BBC helped 1,416 women and men in the Portland metro area through its phone, online and group support services—a 70 percent increase over its strategic plan goal. Through its work with hospitals and community partners, it distributed 28,765 brochures and saw a 58 percent increase in educational speaking engagements.
“I had severe prenatal anxiety with my second pregnancy. I started going to Baby Blues Connection’s group and I felt my batteries being recharged. I felt supported. I felt understood. I am so thankful for Baby Blues Connection.”—Chelsea Scott
The Children’s Clinic will match the first $2,500 in G!G donations to Baby Blues Connection. The first 100 donors of $10 or more will receive a free taco from La Bonita. Your $10 donation enters you in a drawing for a select tattoo by Momma Tomma during the month of December.