USEFUL CONTACT INFORMATION SOUTH DEVON


TORBAY

Perinatal Mental Health Team:     01803 396590

Depression & Anxiety team:        01803 696600


Midwives

Waterside Midwives (Brixham):   01803 881431

Coastal Midwives (Paignton):      01803 547207

Riviera Midwives (Torquay):        01803 654615


Health Visiting Teams

Brixham:                                     01803 881399

Paignton:                                    01803 696783

Torquay (south):                         01803 380689

Torquay (north):                          01803 312505


SOUTHHAMS

Health Visiting Teams

Dartington/Totnes                     01803 763500

Dartmouth                                01803 837920


SOUTH DEVON

Breastfeeding support

Dartmouth                             01803 837920

Dawlish                                 01626 879776

Heathfield/Ashburton            01626 835612 / 01362644200

Ivybridge                               01752 896356

Kingsbridge                           01548 856383

Newton Abbot                       01626 324651

Paignton                                01803 556081

South Brent                           01752 896356

Teignmouth                           01626 879776

Torquay                                 07500952216

Totnes                                   01803 864737


Doula UK

doula.org.uk: find a Doula in your area to support you through your birthing needs.

USEFUL CONTACT INFORMATION NATIONWIDE


NHS Direct:     111

Samaritans:      116123


PANDAS pre & post natal depression support:

www.pandasfoundation.org.uk/

Helpline 9am / 8pm: 0843 28 98 401


MIND www.mind.or.uk Tel: 0300 123 33 93 Text: 86463. They offer information and support for anyone struggling with mental health issues. The above phone number will enable you to find local support


Gingerbread single parent helpline offering extensive support to single parents dealing with breakups, finances, housing, debt etc. www.gingerbread.org.uk Look on the site for local links.


www.app-network.org/: Action on Postpartum Psychosis


www.rcpsych.ac.uk: health advice problems disorders post natal depression


NSPCC welfare of a child Tel: 0808 800 5000 www.nspcc.org.uk


Anorexia and Bulimia Care: 03000 11 12 13


National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 24


SANDS: Stillbirth and neonatal death charity: 020 7463 5881


Tommys: www.tommys.org/pregnancy-information/about-us


Bipolar UK www.bipolaruk.org.uk


Rethink Mental Illness www.rethink.org.uk


Sane Line: 0845 7678000 Offering specialist mental health emotional support 6-11pm every day.


Womens Aid www.womensaid.org.uk Tel: 0808 2000 247 - 24 hours freephone National Domestic Violence Helpline (run in partnership between Womens Aid and Refuge. This service is 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


The Survivors Trust www.thesurvivorstrust.org.uk an umbrella organisation for 141 agencies working to support women who have been raped or sexually abused as adults or children.