Postpartum Support – Arizona

In Arizona, there are two Coordinators:
Carole Sheehan
2833 E. Alta Vista St.
Tucson, AZ  85716
Telephone:  520.795.8941

and

Christina Hibbert
315 W. Cherry
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Telephone:  Arizona Postpartum Wellness Warmline 1.888.434.6667

The following groups offer support at no charge for women who are at risk of or are experiencing distress such as isolation, depression, anxiety, fearful thoughts, insomnia, trauma, and other difficulties during pregnancy or postpartum. Support groups provide a safe and caring place for connection and recovery.  Please call or email for more information.

Arizona Postpartum Wellness Coalition
Christina Hibbert, PsyD, Founder / President
Carole Sheehan, MA, Vice President
Michelle Lacy, MA, Vice President
Telephone:  888-434-6667

Tucson Postpartum Depression Coalition
The mission of this organization is to promote access to education, screening and treatment for women with perinatal mood disorders. Pima County Prenatal Block Grant is helping to realize this mission through funding to serve uninsured and underserved women and to foster education to professionals and the community.
Telephone:  520.631.6308

Mother to Mother – Tucson
Alison Sutton-Ryan, LCSW, LISAC
Pregnancy & Postpartum Adjustment
Support Group Women’s Center
1920 W. Rudasill Road
Tucson, AZ 85704
Time: Wednesdays from 10:00a-11:30am
Location: Women’s Center
Telephone:  520.877.4149

Chandler Regional Hospital Support Group
Free Support Group led by Facilitator.
Groups are self-help and on-going.
Library loan program and telephone support.
 475 Dobson Road
Chandler, AZ 85224
Contact:  Ann Marie Casey
Telephone:  480.728.5617

Banner Desert Medical Center Support Group – Mesa
Free Pregnancy and Postpartum Adjustment Support Group
No registration necessary and babies are welcome.  
Time:  Tuesdays at 10-11:30 am
1400 S. Dobson Road, Mesa, AZ
2145 Building, Room 119
Parking available in front of 2145 building
Contact:  Suzanne
Telephone:  480.412.5292

Mother to Mother – Cottonwood
Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:30
Verde Valley Medical Center
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Conference Rooms B or C
Infants welcome
Contact:  Eileen Vachon-Vierra MSW
Telephone:  928.639.6157

Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital – Tucson
350 N. Wilmot Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85711
Every Wednesday, 6:00-7:30 (Mom’s group)
Babies are welcome
Call Terry Scallon RN for directions at 520-873-6858

Couples Postpartum Depression Support Group
Meets for a 5 week series every few months. 
Please call for dates and times at 520-873-6858.

~ by cmb0414 on May 10, 2010.

One Response to “Postpartum Support – Arizona”

  1. I am looking for an old friend name Eileen (dolly) Vachon nee McGrath.
    My name is Maureen (Hall) Siebold

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