Networking and Community Initiatives

Quarterly Virtual Meetings for Network Providers and Community Supports
Next Meeting: October 27, 7:00PM
Special Guest Speaker - Connie Przepasniak from the Center for Hope WNY

Community Trainings

Is your group interested in learning more about perinatal mental health?  Do you want to learn more about mental health services for pregnant and postpartum moms in our community? We are available to speak with your group on site.  (Please note that we do not offer CEUs.)  
For more information contact us at

Compeer Postpartum Mentoring Program

Creating Friendships between People with Postpartum Experiences:
Motherhood brings a lot of new life experiences and challenges - mind, body, and spirit.  With peer support women can thrive.  Now accepting applications for moms and mentors.
For more information contact Lindsay at

Climb Out - 2020

The Climb Out of the Darkness Walk for Postpartum Mental Health is a global event formed by Postpartum Support International to raise awareness for families struggling with a postpartum mood or anxiety disorder. We join with others around the world in creating support and community, and fundraising for programs to support these families. Free event, family friendly, all are welcome!

Provider Connection

Mental Health providers listed on this site are invited to join our Provider Connection listserv in order to make or seek referrals, ask questions, share information, or seek recommendations from others.  If you would like to join the listserv please contact us at

Community Connection

Local supports and services providers listed on this site are invited to join our Community Connection listserv in order to share announcements about your services and network within the WNY Postpartum Connection community.  If you would like to join the listserv please contact us at

Things we are working on...

We are working hard to improve access to care in our community, and will be forming an advisory committee to guide future projects. 
We are also exploring ways to help offset healthcare costs and other barriers to care.
We are looking to expand partnerships with other community agencies.
We are exploring fundraising opportunities to ensure the sustainability of WNY Postpartum Connection, Inc. and our community initiatives.
Stay tuned!


Donate to WNY Postpartum Connection, Inc.

Making a donation to WNY Postpartum Connection, Inc. can make a real difference in the lives of WNY Families.  Our mission is:

* To connect moms and families with the services they need for a healthy start

* To serve as a guide to some of the specialized maternal mental health services in our area  

* To connect professionals who share a commitment to helping moms and families in our community

* To support the larger community through advocacy, education, and increased access to care for all

* To partner with other local agencies who share a common goal

Perinatal mental health concerns are very common and very treatable.  We believe that no mother should suffer in silence simply because of a lack of resources.  We are committed to helping all women access the care they need, without fear of discrimination.  We are always looking to continue growing our network. If you would like to become an affiliate with the WNY Postpartum Connection, Inc. please reach out and connect with us.

Your tax deductible donation will be used to help families throughout the WNY community by keeping the website available for all who seek information and support, and to support community initiatives aimed at removing barriers to care for underserved members of our community.

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The information provided on this website is designed to provide helpful information on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders and where to go for help and support.  This website is not meant to be used for diagnosis and treatment.  For diagnosis and treatment please consult your physician or contact a provider on this list.  The authors of this website are not responsible for any specific health needs, or any negative consequences to any person reading or following the information on this website.  Listings are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute endorsement of any other resources.  Readers should be aware the phone number or addresses contained in these listings may change.

WNY Postpartum Connection, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.  All donations are tax deductible.

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