PSI North Carolina

Resource Guide

WELCOME TO THE NORTH CAROLINA RESOURCE PAGE FOR PSI. We are glad you found us. This page lists the PSI Support Coordinators and other area resources such as groups, telephone support, and reliable services that are available for no charge. We also list local events, trainings, and volunteer opportunities.

PLEASE CONTACT YOUR PSI COORDINATOR: PSI Coordinators are volunteers who offer caring and informed support and resources to moms and their families. They also provide information and resources for area providers who are caring for pregnant and postpartum families. Please don’t hesitate to contact us; we want to hear from you.

PSI SUPPORT COORDINATORS

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: ANNE WIMER

Telephone: 919-434-5986
Email 

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: CAROLINE PENCE

Postpartum Education and Support
Raleigh, NC
Telephone: 919-889-3221
Email 

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: LAURA DIVENTI
Charlotte Area

Telephone: 480-406-9279
Email 

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: CAROL PEINDL

Postpartum Center of the Carolinas
Telephone: 704.947.8115
Email

NORTH CAROLINA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Bill Meyer, MSW, BCD
Durham

Telephone: 919-681-6840
Email

NORTH CAROLINA EMERGENCY RESOURCE GUIDE

In an emergency: PSI is a volunteer organization devoted to providing social support and resources to women and their families. We will return your call or email as quickly as we can, but we can not provide an immediate response in an emergency. If you do need immediate assistance, please use one of the following resources now:

EMERGENCY: 911

SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

The following groups offer support at no charge for women who are at risk of or are experiencing distress such as isolation, depression, anxiety, fearful thoughts, insomnia, trauma, and other difficulties during pregnancy or postpartum. Support groups provide a safe and caring place for connection and recovery. Please call or email for more information.


MOMS SUPPORTING MOMS
Raleigh/Cary/Triangle

A peer support group for women experiencing symptoms of postpartum mood disorders (including postpartum depression and anxiety). We also offer email and phone support. For more information, meeting times and locations, please call or email.

Telephone: 919.454.6946




H.E.A.R.T for Moms
Goldsboro

First Wednesday of each month at 7:00PM
at Goldboro Pediatrics
Wayne Memorial Drive
Contact Person: Melissa Harrell, LPC
Telephone: 919.922.2597
Email


The Prenatal and Postpartum Center of the Carolinas
Huntersville

Contact: Carol Peindl, MSN RN CS
Telephone: 704.947.8115
Email


Hopeful Beginnings Postpartum Support
Greenville

Hopeful Beginnings is led by a licensed marriage and family therapist and a perinatal clinical nurse specialist.
Call for meeting times and more information
Angela Still, group contact
Telephone: 252.847.8263


Feelings After Birth
Greensboro

Lori Davenport, Coordinator
Call for meeting times and more information.
Telephone: 336.832.6682
Email


UNC Support Group for Pregnant and Postpartum Women
Chapel Hill

2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month.
6:30 to 8:00pm
Co-sponsored by UNC Department of Psychiatry Perinatal Mood Disorder Clinic
And UNC Family Medicine Department of Maternal and Child Health
Contact: Chris Raines, RN MSN WH/PMHNP
Telephone: 919.966.3115
Email

 

EDUCATION & EVENTS

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Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list an event here.

UPDATES: If you are aware of a perinatal resource for families that is not listed here, if a current listing needs updating, or if you would like to apply to be listed here, please contact us.


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Program Director Wendy Davis with any questions.

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