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Email & Telephone Support

Email & Telephone Support

Postpartum Depression Alliance of Illinois (PPD IL)

Email and telephone support for mothers experiencing pregnancy or postpartum depression.

Services Offered

Postpartum Mood Disorder • Telephone Support • New Moms • Online Support • Peer Support • Postpartum Support • Postpartum Depression • Information And Referral


Postpartum Depression Alliance of Illinois support volunteers are all moms who have experienced either a pregnancy or postpartum mood disorder themselves. Volunteers offer:

-Mom-to-Mom support and encouragement, to let you know you are not alone in feeling this way.
-Information about the symptoms of pregnancy & postpartum mood and anxiety disorders
-Information on what helps women to feel well again
-Information on how to choose a healthcare provider who has experience in treating perinatal mood disorders if you need one.

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English



  • This service is free


  • Accepts women

How to Apply

If you would like to receive telephone support from Postpartum Depression Alliance volunteers, call the warmline at 847 205-4455 and leave a message.
If you prefer, you can send an email. Because all support is provided by volunteers, hours may vary, but calls and emails are generally returned within 24 hours.

If you or a loved one are experiencing severe symptoms and need urgent assistance, call the NorthShore University HealthSystem 24/7 hotline at 866-364-MOMS (866-364-6667).