Welcome the Perinatal Mental Health Project
We are proudly featured on the fantastic ‘Our Lived Experience’ (OLE) blog, who are aiming to defy the stigma surrounding mental illness in South Africa.
Thank you and keep up the great work!
The Perintal Mental Health Project (PMHP) is a non-profit organization based at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. It is run in partnership with the Departments of Health and Social Development.
They run several programmes where they aim to address mental health by advocating for accessible maternal mental health care that can be delivered in low resource settings. They work with pregnant women, post natal women and even those who work with mothers to improve the quality of care they receive.
PMHP will be blogging soon to bring us more information as to what perinatal health is all about and what programmes they run in this project.
We took a look at the stories of some of the mothers they have helped and selected one (with their permission) to post on our site.
We at OLE are really inspired by the great work this organization is doing for…
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