Resources

Postpartum

Postpartum Support International 1-800-944-4PPD

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24/7 hotline 1-800-273-8255

Infants

Websites

Parenting MD: Guide to Baby’s First Year by Natasha Raja, MD

Car Seat Safety and Inspection Stations from the NHTSA

Crib Safety from the CPSC

Best for Babes for breastfeeding information and support

Child Help is a 24/7 toll free number that you can call and talk to a professionally trained counselor and get help on dealing with your infant’s crying as well as other development topics that you may find frustrating. CHILD HELP HOTLINE: 1-800-4-a-child

Books

The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp, MD

Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child by Marc Weissbluth

Bestfeeding: How to Breastfeed Your Baby by Suzanne Arms, Mary Renfrew, Chloe Fisher

Medications and Mother’s Milk by Thomas Hale

Vaccine Information

Vaccine Schedules and Information from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Vaccine Education Center from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Vaccine information from the WHO (World Health Organization)

Vaccine information from the NIH (National Institutes of Health)

All ages

www.healthychildren.org from the AAP (American Academy of Pediatrics)

Poison Control 1-800-222-1212