Resources

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Postpartum Progress:  http://www.postpartumprogress.com/the-symptoms-of-postpartum-depression-anxiety-in-plain-mama-english

National Resource for Postpartum Depression:   http://www.postpartum.net

Utah Maternal Mental Health Collaborativehttp://www.utahmmhc.com/

Help, information and resources about pregnancy, medications, postpartum depression screening tool, postpartum depression and anxiety for moms, families and professionals.

Sidnie Jones (Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner):  801-355-1723

National Alliance on Mental Health:  http://www.nami.org

The Healing Group – Where Women Go for Counseling, Support & Hope, Utah:  http://www.TheHealingGroup.com

National 2-1-1:  http://211us.org/index.htm

What is 2-1-1?  Data obtained directly from http://211us.org/index.htm

  • 2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in theircommunity.
  • 2-1-1 reaches approximately 270 million people (90% of the total U.S. population) covering all 50 states (including 41 states with 90%+ coverage), the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Yet, millions of Americans still need to be connected.
  • America needs 2-1-1 to be accessible nationwide. As the number of organizations providing specialized services is on the rise, people find it frustrating and confusing to access community services. 2-1-1 provides a one-stop service for vital information.
  • While services that are offered through 2-1-1 vary from community to community,2-1-1 provides callers with information about and referrals to human services for every day needs and in times of crisis. For example,2-1-1 can offer access to the following types of services:
    • Basic Human Needs Resource:food banks,clothing,shelters,rent assistance,utility assistance.
    • PhysicalandMental Health Resources: medical information lines,crisisinterventionservices,support groups,counseling,drugandalcoholintervention,rehabilitation,health insuranceprograms,MedicaidandMedicare,maternal health,children’s health insuranceprograms.
    • EmploymentSupport:unemployment benefits,financial assistance, job training, transportation assistance, education programs.
    • Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities:home health care, adult day care, congregate meals,Meals on Wheels,respite care, transportation, and homemaker services.
    • Support for Children, Youth and Families: Qualitychildcare, Success by 6, after school programs,Head Start,family resource centers, summer camps and recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring,protective services.
    • Volunteeropportunities anddonations.

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