M.O.M.S. Mothers Offering Mutual Support
Are you expecting or have you recently had a baby?
Are you feeling low or anxious?
Are you having trouble enjoying life the way you usually do?
You are not alone
1 in 5 women experience postpartum depression, and as many as 4 in 5 women experience mood changes surrounding pregnancy and birth.
MOMS/Mothers Offering Mutual Support is a peer support group offered by and for women who have experienced these mood changes and challenges.*
MOMS provides a safe space to talk about these changes and connect with peers.
*Must be a minimum of 20 weeks pregnant or have a child 2 years old and under to be eligible to participate in groups
For more information or to register, contact Kaarina Ranta at 705-222-6472, ext. 305 or email@example.com
Did you hear the CBC interview on the MOMS group? Click here to listen now.
Click here to watch “Afterwards“, a 2014 short documentary with five Northern Ontario women speaking about their experience with postpartum mood disorder. NISA’s Executive Director, Shana Calixte, is one of the women sharing her story.