FREE and Low-cost Postpartum Support for Moms
Full Circle Gathering
Full Circle is a free, local support, play and informative gathering for parents and infants through the preschool years. It offers free breastfeeding support, community and diapers for all families in San Marcos.
La Leche League of San Marcos
La Leche League encourages all expecting, new and seasoned parents to join them as they discuss parenting through breastfeeding. They meet twice a month in Kyle and San Marcos
The Pregnancy and Postpartum Health Alliance of Texas
Therapy Voucher Program for postpartum moms. Click here for more information: https://www.pphatx.org/
Connections Individual and Family Services
Connections Individual and Family Planning Services provides services to empower youth, connect families and build futures. If you are a resident of Caldwell County, Connections provides services for enhancing youth resiliency and counseling for children, teens and families. The youth resiliency program is a series of lessons focused on developing a positive self-concept, making healthy choices for your mind and body, acting responsibly, treating others the way you want to be treated, being honest with yourself, and improving yourself daily. Counseling is free and those who can qualify should have children 0-17 years old who are not receiving formal services from juvenile probation and are not involved with Child Protective Services due to abuse or neglect. The phone number for the Caldwell County office is: 844-629-6571. Click here for more information: http://www.connectionsnonprofit.org/0-caldwell-county/
The Peanut App shows you like minded mamas in your are and makes it easy to meet. Use the Peanut app to join other mothers to give and receive support, share tips and chat and create group conversations.
Moms Arising Support Group
Moms Arising Support Group is a free, peer-led support group on Fridays at 11am.
Connect online: Join the San Marcos Mothering Facebook Group
Beyond the Joy PPD Support Group (San Antonio, Tx)
Methodist Healthcare System, This group meets twice a month and a PPD class is offered once a month. Contact person: Maria Zeitz, LPC, MS.,RN, Fee: None
Telephone: 210.520.1646 or Cell: 210.860.4702
Starlight Moms of San Antonio, Online Facebook Support Group
Online Weekly Support Group hosted by Postpartum Support International:
Join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Get comfortable and listen and share your stories about motherhood. Meetings in Spanish offered. Click here to register.
Chat with an expert: Postpartum Support International (Wednesday Chats for Moms).
During these sessions you can connect with other moms, and talk with a PSI expert about resources, symptoms, options and general information about perinatal mood and anxiety disorders from the privacy of your own phone. There is no need to pre-register or give your name. These sessions, facilitated by licensed mental health professionals, are informational only and open to anyone with questions and concerns. Limited to the first 15 callers.
Black Mamas Community Collective Monthly Support Groups
Group for new mothers to share their experience and support one another through building community in the early days of parenting. Sister Circle Support Groups help give new mothers the opportunity to speak with other mothers to incorporate best reproductive practices and to build community fellowship. Meetings are free and childcare is provided at no cost.
Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC)
CTMC hosts free support and activity groups. Support and activity groups include: