Where do I get help?
Where Do I Get Help?
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 Community Support Groups
A safe and supportive environment for mothers and primary care givers suffering from PND and other associated anxiety disorders.
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
Ph 03 3651646
Ph 03 6844159
0800 933 922
Mothers Supporting Mothers
A support group especially for mothers of babies and young children and for mothers-to-be. Main coverage area is North Canterbury.
For further information about PND, medication, and advice for medical professionals
For youth depression