If you feel you are in danger of harming yourself or your child, seek help immediately by dialing 9-1-1, or using one of the options below 
Not in need of urgent help? Check out our list of Service Providers.

Call Someone:

  • National Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • National Perinatal Hotline: 1-800-PPD-MOMS (773-6667)
  • PSI Warmline (English and Spanish) 800-994-4PPD (4773)
  • Call your doctor

Have someone come to you:

  • Mobile Crisis Outreach Team: (512) 472-4357
  • Mental Health Deputies: 9-1-1

Go to a Psychiatric Hospital:

  • Austin Lakes Hospital: (512) 544-5253
  • Seton Shoal Creek: First call Seton Psychiatric Emergency Department for Intake at (512)324-7259
  • Austin State Hospital:  First call Psychiatric Emergency Services at (512) 472-4357 for screening.
  • San Gabriel Crisis Center (Georgetown): (800) 841-1255

Once you are feeling safer, get linked to local resources:

  • Search this website for ideas and resources
  • Call the PPHA Program Directors, Melissa Bentley at (512) 920-3737 or Beth Thomas at (512) 590-1853.
  • Email us at info@pphatx.org.
  • Call a local coordinator for Postpartum Support International. The local coordinators can be found at: Postpartum.net.
  • Any Baby Can Parent Helpline (for new mothers and mothers with PPD): (512)334-4444