Promoting awareness, education and support for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders to moms, families, healthcare professionals and the community.
You're not alone, it's ok to reach out for help.
800,000 women annually are affected by perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. They are the number one complication of childbirth.
1 in 5 moms and 1 in 10 dads are affected.
Sign up for Mama-U, our Maternal Mental Health educational incentive program! Upon completion, you will receive a coupon book filled with freebies and discounts!
Ways To Get Involved
Support Cherished Mom by getting involved, donating, becoming a Cherished Champion or sponsoring our organization!
Hear Our Stories
Mapping Out Postpartum Support Before the Baby is Born
by Madeline White, OMS-III For 9 months you think about planning for the baby. You baby proof your home, you set up the nursery, you
Maternal Health Awareness Day – January 23, 2023 – Be Your Own Best Advocate
by Madeline White Raising awareness about maternal health is at the forefront of our minds coming into 2023. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Maternal Suicide Awareness Day – An Honest Conversation
by Wren Davern The truth is, being a mom is not easy. We know that, we’ve been told, and we’ve experienced it day in and
What People Say About Us
"Wonderful non-profit organization that advocates for women and their families navigating postpartum mood and anxiety disorders! Wonderful resources for families and health care professionals alike!"
"When I thought there was no hope, I discovered Cherished Mom. I never expected to be so overwhelmed with different emotions. I’ve attended support groups provided by this organization. They offer a judge-free, supportive, relaxed atmosphere where you feel so comfortable sharing your thoughts. I received a Cherished Mom box and have utilized every item."
They are an amazing organization and I'm very lucky to have found them."
Cherished Mom is a respected and valued organization in the Appalachian Highlands region. I have watched this organization grow from its beginning and have been super impressed by the attention to detail every part of the process has been given. In addition to having the clients as the heart of the program, Cherished Mom has been a program to also support other organizations and entities by being a collaborative partner in many ways. The training and education that this organization offers to our region on the topic of Perinatal Mental Health is incredible. For this reason, and many more, I choose to fully support and champion Cherished Mom and it's Founder, Kristina Dulaney.