Need help now? Call a hotline!



Phone Number

Postpartum Support International of Massachusetts

Perinatal mental health support


Emergency Services Program/Mobile Crisis Intervention

Behavioral health crisis line


Parental Stress Line

Parent support


The Massachusetts Substance Use Helpline

Substance use recovery, treatment, and support


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Suicide prevention


Find a Support Group

Interested in attending a support group? There are support groups for mothers experiencing postpartum depression, new parents, breastfeeding support, birth or infant loss support, support for mothers who use substances, and for mothers who are or have been incarcerated. 

To find a support group, click on the            icon in the upper left corner then select the type of group.

Contact Us

Elizabeth Boyes

PPD Commission Coordinator

(617) 722-2090

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This website is the official website of The Massachusetts Ellen Story Commission on Postpartum Depression.  This website is maintained by the Office of State Representative James J. O'Day and has not been paid for at taxpayer expense.