Where Do I Get Help?

GP

If you or your partner recognises more than one of these symptoms make an appointment with your GP.

If you are not happy with the advice of your GP get a second opinion.

Do not stop asking for help until you get it.

 

PND Canterbury Support Groups

A safe and supportive environment for mothers and primary care givers suffering from PND and other associated anxiety disorders.

Support Group

Contact Us

 

Plunket Postnatal Adjustment Programme

If you are experiencing distress or depression following your baby’s birth the Plunket Postnatal Adjustment Programme (PNAP) may be able to help:

  • Assessment at home
  • Group Programme
  • Phone support
  • Oranga Whakamomori Programme

Canterbury Programme
Ph 03 3651646

Timaru Programme
Ph 03 6844159

Plunket Line
0800 933 922

 

Other helpful links

A support group especially for mothers of babies and young children and for mothers-to-be. Main coverage area is North Canterbury.
www.motherssupportingmothers.org.nz

For further information about PND, medication, and advice for medical professionals.
www.pada.nz

For men and general depression
www.fatherandchild.org.nz
www.depression.org.nz

For youth depression
www.thelowdown.co.nz

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