The Ellen Story Commission held a virtual quarterly meeting on May 10, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. A recording is available on the Meetings page.
The Commission's 8th annual Perinatal Mental Health Awareness Day commemorated International Bereaved Mother's Day and took place on Friday, May 5th, 2023 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Great Hall at the State House. We are so grateful for everyone who came out to honor the little ones who have been lost and to surround their parents with love and support. Thank you to all of the incredible speakers and vendors who made it such a special and meaningful day.
The Ellen Story Commission held a virtual quarterly meeting on February 15, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. A recording is available on the Meetings page.
The Ellen Story Commission met virtually for a supplemental meeting on December 14, 2022. A recording is available on the Meetings page.
October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. The trauma and grief surrounding miscarriage, stillbirth, and infant loss have long-lasting mental health implications for parents. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram (@ppdcommission) for related information and events.
The Ellen Story Commission held its quarterly meeting virtually on October 27, 2022. A recording is available on the Meetings page.
September is Maternal Suicide Awareness Month. Suicide and overdose are a leading cause of death for individuals during pregnancy and first year postpartum. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram (@ppdcommission) for related information and events.
Our 7th annual Awareness Day took place virtually on May 17, 2022. Check out the program below!
Opening Remarks - 4:00-20:23
MCPAP for Moms and PSI-MA -
Out of Hospital Birth Care Model -
Screening and Uplifting Fathers -
Closing Remarks - 2:48:50-2:57:35