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Madison Area Parent Support (MAPS) provides direct support and resources to families - from pregnancy through the rest of parenthood - free of charge, with a particular focus on parents struggling with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADs).

MAPS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible. 

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402 East Washington Ave.

(corner of E. Wash and Hancock)

Madison Area Parent Support does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.

Resources for Postpartum Depression, Anxiety, and Maternal Mental Health in Dane County

This list is updated regularly. If you are looking for info/resources that aren’t listed, just let us know, and we’ll do our best to connect you.

Note that we are a volunteer group, and we may not be able to respond to your email immediately.

If you are in crisis, call 608-280-2600 (Dane County Mental Health Crisis Line), or dial 9-1-1.

Madison Postpartum Collective mental health therapists, contact information, and payment & insurance accepted


Immediate Support
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-SUICIDE
National Postpartum Depression Hotline: 1-800-PPD-MOMS

Postpartum Support International Warmline: 1.800.944.4773

Postpartum Support International Wisconsin Resources

Infant and Pregnancy Loss
Bereaved Parents of Madison (includes support for parenting after loss)
Mikayla’s Grace (includes support for families with a child in the NICU)

Feeding
African American Breastfeeding Alliance of Dane County (and on Facebook)
Infant Formulas (info from UW Health)
WIC (Women Infants and Children nutrition program)
Mother’s Milk Alliance
Breastfeeding support and services in Madison (including breastfeeding drop-in clinic, in-home help, and helplines)

Low-Cost Therapy in Madison
Journey Mental Health Services
The Family Center

Group Support 

Online

Smart Patients

Mother/Baby Groups (not specific to mood disorders)

MotherTrees

Meriter Mother Baby Hour
Happy Bambino Groups

Domestic Abuse
DAIS

Public Assistance Programs
WIC
BadgerCare

Crisis Childcare
RISE Respite Center

Fertility Issues
Generations Fertility Care

LGBTQ OutReach
LGBT Family Law


Partners and Postpartum Mental Health
Postpartum Support International
Postpartum Progress

Medications in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Infant Risk
Mother Risk
Toxicology Data Network
Mass General Hospital Center for Women’s Mental Health

If you have a client or patient who needs maternal mental health services, but you’re unsure what’s out there, contact us. If you want to screen your clients but don’t know what tools to use or how to have those conversations, talk to us. We are made up of experienced providers right here in Dane County, and we can help.