HG Support for Mother's & Families
The number of support options to find other's who understand the challenges of HG is growing. Many have online areas for discussion and e-mail addresses so mothers around the world can benefit. The sites listed below are sorted by the country of their headquarters, but you may contact any of them. If you find one we missed, feel free to e-mail us their contact information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- HER Foundation Volunteers
Our list of volunteers who are eager to help.
- HER Facebook Group:
Discuss your experience with other HG mothers.
- HER HG Kids Group on Facebook:
A place to share successes and challenges of a child born after a pregnancy with HG.
- HER Forums:
Share your experience, read other's stories and ask questions.
- Sidelines (888-447-4754):
Online and phone support for women on bed rest or with high risk pregnancies.
- Motherisk (800-436-8477):
Counsels on managing nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, and safety or risk of drugs, chemicals and disease during pregnancy and lactation.
International HG Support
An online meeting place for women who have made the heartbreaking decision to terminate wanted pregnancies because of HG.
- Maternal Health
Complications/Post Abortion Stress Syndrome:
Information and support for those who terminated their pregnancy due to HG or other medical complications.
General Support for Mother's
- Mothers and More:
Support for working mothers
Mothers of preschoolers
- Mom's Club:
International Support Group
- Look in local parenting newspapers (check at toy stores and family restaurants) for support groups.
Updated on: Aug. 13, 2015