Missouri Resources

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

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Pregnancy and Postpartum Resource Center (Serving the Kansas City area)

Provides a free 24/7 Warm line where parents can call in and speak with trained volunteers, and connect with resources. Call (913) 677-1300 or email warmline@pprc.support to connect with the warm line.

Find a free support group near you on their support group page: https://pprc.support/support-groups-2

For more information, visit: https://pprc.support/home

SSM MOMS Line (Serving the St. Louis area and beyond)

Provides both in-person and phone support for parents experiencing perinatal distress or depression. 

Call 314-768-6667 to connect with a peer support volunteer through the MOMS line warm line. Volunteers are parents who have experienced perinatal distress themselves and understand what you are going through. Volunteers will connect you with resources in your area. 

Find a free support group near you on their support group page: https://www.ssmhealth.com/classes-events/event-details?EventId=5c4cce54-2869-464f-8884-267865c5eb4b

For more information about the MOMS line, visit: https://www.ssmhealth.com/maternity/moms-line-stl

Happy Mommy, Happy Baby Postpartum Yoga and Support Group (Serving Springfield)

Free postpartum yoga and support group offered through Doula Foundation.

To learn more, visit their website: http://doulafoundation.org/how-we-help/postpartumyoga/ 

Or call 417-832-9222. 

Burrell Behavioral Health

Provide behavioral health services, including walk-in clinics and crisis intervention for 17 counties across Missouri. To learn more, visit: https://www.burrellcenter.com/access/

Compass Health Network

Provides health care including behavioral health services and crisis intervention across 45 counties in Missouri. To learn more, visit https://compasshealthnetwork.org/services/behavioral-health/

ParentLink (Serving all of Missouri)

Use this free parenting warm line by calling 1-800-552-8522 or sending an email to parentlink@missouri.edu.

Parenting experts will answer any questions you have and connect you with resources in your area. 

Suicide Prevention LifeLine (Nationwide)

If you or someone you love is considering suicide, please contact the Suicide LifeLine for a free, confidential call: 1-800-273-8255. This service is available 24/7.

Or visit their website for more information and a chat option: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/talk-to-someone-now/

Postpartum Support International (International)

Postpartum Support International (PSI) provides mental health support in the perinatal period to parents across the world, in both English and Spanish. 

To speak with someone and find resources in your area, call 1-800-944-4773(4PPD) or visit the website to learn more: https://www.postpartum.net/get-help/psi-helpline-english-and-spanish/

Join a weekly call with a PSI expert, and connect with other parents: https://www.postpartum.net/get-help/chat-with-an-expert/

Fathers can connect with each other through a monthly call facilitated by PSI and learn about other resources for fathers here: https://www.postpartum.net/get-help/resources-for-fathers/