Below is a list of useful links to resources recommended by Let's Talk Pyschology.
Mothersafe: MotherSafe provides a comprehensive telephone counselling service for women and their healthcare providers concerned about exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Phone: 9382 6539 (Sydney Metropolitan Area) or 1800 647 848 (Non-Metropolitan Area)
Tresillian Family Care Centres: 24-hour parent helpline that you can ring any time of the day or night and speak to one of Tresillian’s qualified Child and Family Health nurses on any aspect of parenting children aged up to five years. Phone: 9787 0855 in Sydney metro, or 1800 637 357 free call outside Sydney metro area. http://tresillian.net
Karitane: The Karitane Careline is a 7-day per week service. Child and Family Health Nurses are available for consultation on a wide range of issues concerning infants and children from birth to five (5) years of age. Phone: 1300 CARING (1300 227 464)
Healthdirect Australia: A FREE* 24-hour telephone health advice line staffed by Registered Nurses to provide expert health advice.
Phone: 1800 022 222
Pregnancy, birth & baby helpline – free helpline available 24/7.
Phone: 1800 882 436
Australian Breastfeeding Assoc: Provides support around breastfeeding.
Phone: 1800 686 2 686
Reproductive loss including miscarriage, stillbirth, infertility, and premature birth
- http://www.bbf.org.au (Bonnie Babes Foundation)
- Book: ‘Small Miracles: Coping with infertility, miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth’