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We also encourage you to like our Facebook page as it will help increase awareness of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.



In Amherst, NY - 3rd Annual WNY Doula's Better Birth Baby Shower April 2nd. The WNY Doulas invite all pre-expectant, expectant, and new moms to join us for the day at our 3nd Annual Better Birth Baby Shower! Catholic Health Women Care returns for the 3rd year in a row as our corporate sponsor.

The admission price to this dynamic and interactive event includes a sit down lunch buffet, swag bag, shower favor, and prizes. Come out to meet birth professionals and other prenatal experts, all from our LOCAL community. WNY Maternal Mental Wellness Task Force members will be there to meet with you too!

A maternity fashion show by Bee Maternal is once again on our program and Melissa Holmes of Channel 2 is our mistress of ceremonies. We celebrate YOU and want you to have a Better Birth!


In Buffalo - Meet the Doula Spring Fling March 25th A fun filled afternoon for expectant and soon to be expectant parents learning what their options are in relation to pregnancy, childbirth, the postpartum period and beyond. WNY Maternal Mental Wellness Task Force members will be there to meet with you too!

Celebrities Get Real About Postpartum Depression video from Refinery29

1 in 5 women will have depression and/or anxiety during pregnancy or after having a baby (postpartum). Moms and families are not alone. Help is available. Postpartum Resource Center of New York with FREE State-wide Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Resource Directory

#PRCNY #soundsofsilence #postpartumdepression #youarenotalone

Women going through postpartum depression shouldn't feel alone. Hayden Panettiere, Drew Barrymore, & Gwyneth Paltrow are just a few opening up about their experience.

Next Mother's Circle of Hope Group at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, NY is starting on Tuesday, April 4th from 7 PM to 8:30 PM. It's a wonderful group and free of charge. Call us for Information or to register at 631-376-HOPE and remember that YOU ARE NOT ALONE!

Thank you Mary Beckett-Banahan for helping the break the silence and raise funds for pregnancy and postpartum depression/anxiety awareness!

Reminder -- Meeting tonight for the Western New York PMAD Task Force on the Buffalo State College campus

March 9, 2017 - Caudell Hall Room 110

We're excited as we keep moving forward and are making progress on Project 62 with building and strengthening perinatal mental wellness parent support networks and safety nets for WNY families.

Looking forward to seeing you!


Kim Zittel-Barr, Ph.D., LMSW, ACSW
Social Work Department Chair and Associate Professor
PRCNY Project 62 WNY Team Leader and Postpartum Resource Center of New York's Western New York PMAD Task Force Director

Buffalo State College
Caudell Hall – Room 354
1300 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
(716) 878-5705

Physical Comfort Measures Workshop for Pregnant Women and Birth Partners - Are you suffering from pregnancy related nausea, acid reflux or lower back pain? Learn how to alleviate symptoms by up to 80% within 60 seconds.

Would you like to have a safer, more comfortable and faster birth experience?

Then don't miss this upcoming event!

Physical Comfort Measures Workshop for Pregnant Women and Birth Partners

Date: 3/18/17

Time: 12-2:30

Instructor: Molly McDermott
BB360 certified acupressure comfort measures for birth partners instructor candidate

Location: Country Cupboard
586 Main Street
East Aurora, NY 14052

Discount if registered by 3/14/17

Contact Molly McDermott on FB or email at to register

Please like and Share!!!

9 Women Who Have Experienced Postpartum Depression

Going to the Sounds of Silence 5K event this year? Join in and check in on FB event page!

Join us on Saturday, April 29th at Jones Beach State Park for the 9th Annual Sounds of Silence 5k Run (Run, Walk, Stroller-Walk with Kid's Fun Run).

50,000 families in NY will be affected by a perinatal mood or anxiety disorder (like postpartum depression or depression during pregnancy). Funds raised will help the PRCNY help educate healthcare providers and help provide support, education and screening to families in NY.

Can't make it to Jones Beach that day? Sign up as a Virtual Participant or donate! ❤️

You can Register here:

THANK YOU SO MUCH for your support!
#PRCNY #soundsofsilence #5k #run #walk #familyday #JonesBeach #momsmatter #PPD #PMAD #youarenotalone #fundraiser #moms #postpartum #longisland #newyork #supportfamilies #supportmoms #suffolkcounty #nassaucounty #register


Top overall male, female, and under 18 runners, top fundraiser (Individual & Team). Top male and female recognition in specified age groups;

12 & Under, 13-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+


Commemorative T-shirts for 1st (250) entrants.

Pre & Post-race refreshments & snacks. Race swag bag to first 500 registrants.

Post Race Raffle: Designer Products, gift certificates, gift baskets and more. **Participants need to be present to win**

Postpartum Resource Center of New York
Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders:
Finding the Help you Need.
Serving New York State families since 1998

In New York State please
email us or call
State-wide Helpline:
Toll free: 855-631-0001

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For help outside of New York State and the United States,
please contact the Postpartum Support International.
The information on this site is not intended to diagnose or treat any medical
or psychological condition. Please consult your doctor for individual advice
regarding your own situation.
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