Maternal and Child Mental Health

Baby blues are a normal occurrenceHave you ever heard of “Baby Blues?”

About 50-80% of new mothers cry and feel overwhelmed, crabby, restless and anxious. Let your health care provider know if the blues last more than two weeks. Take good care of yourself. Ask for and accept help from others.

Postpartum Support International | 805-967-7636 | 800-944-4773

A non-profit dedicated to support and education concerning perinatal mental health issues, including postpartum depression.

Maternal and Child Mental Health Hotline | 800-722-2295

A statewide comprehensive service that provides information about many topics on maternal and child health.

Wisconsin Alliance for Infant  Mental Health  | “Early Relationships Matter”  – includes infant mental health provider directory by county

Family Resource Connection | 715-361-2890 | 888-266-0028

Wisconsin Family Ties | 608-267-6888 | 800-422-714

Headwaters, Inc. / Birth to 8 Council “Children’s Mental Health Matters”

Childrens Mental Health Calendar 2013 (pdf) 

2013 Brain Activities (pdf)

Find more information and resources on children’s mental health in Local Organizations and National Organizations.

Pregnancy Grief and Loss Resources:

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Contact Us

Oneida County Health Department
100 West Keenan Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

Telephone (715) 369-6111
Fax (715) 369-6112

To report a public health emergency or to report a notifiable disease after hours, please contact dispatch at 715-361-5100.

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Mental Health Hotline - Mental Health Crisis? Forest, Vilas and Oneida County call 1-888-299-1188.

Smoking Cessation - Break free of cigarettes. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

Disaster Distress Line - Stress, anxiety, and other depression are common after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or visit the Disaster Distress Line to talk.

Wisconsin First Step – Information on services for children and youth with special needs, their families and providers. Call 1-800-642-7837 to speak with a parent specialist.

Maternal and Child Health Hotline – Call 1-800-722-2295 for information on BadgerCare Plus, WIC, HealthCheck, maternal depression, Prenatal Care Coordination, family planning, developmental screenings, and more.