AUSTRALIAN SUPPORT FOR DADS
Dads in Distress (Family Separation) phone helpline - 1300 853 437
DIDSS offers phone helpline, one on one peer support, support groups, and advocacy, that aims to provide help and hope for separated dads and their families.
Post and Antenatal Depression Association (PANDA) - 1300 726 306
http://www.panda.org.au/ Call for phone councelling or visit the webpage for information about PND services, events, education and training.
Postpartum Dads (US)
This website is intended to help dads and families by providing firsthand information and guidance through the experience of PPD. (PND)
Postpartum Men (US)
Postpartum Men is a place for men with concerns about depression, anxiety or other problems with mood after the birth of a child. It promotes self-help, provides important information for fathers – including a self-assessment for postpartum depression – hosts an online forum for dads to talk to each other, offers resources, gathers new information about men’s experiences postpartum, and – most importantly – helps fathers to beat the baby blues.
GENERAL MENTAL HEALTH
Lifeline (National) - 13 11 14
SANE Australia Helpline (National) - 1800 187 263
Mensline (National) - 1300 789 978
MensLine Australia is a unique telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship and parenting problems and in a practical and effective way.
Mensheds Australia - (02) 9890 8351
Problems with men's health, isolation, loneliness and depression are looming as major health issues for men. Men's sheds can play a significant and practical role in addressing these and other men's issues. Men’s sheds can help connect men with their communities and mainstream society and at the same time act as a catalyst in stimulating their community's economic activities.
Beyondblue Information Line (National) - 1300 22 4636
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