The Gidget Foundation provides free psychological counselling services delivered either by face-to-face or Telehealth.
Our services are provided to people throughout the perinatal period: from conception up until the baby is 12 months old. We offer support to those experiencing, or at risk of developing perinatal depression, anxiety, or stress-related disorders
Support is also provided to those people and their partners, who have experienced birth trauma or pregnancy related loss, e.g. stillbirth, miscarriage, or termination.
We are unable to accept referrals of people in crisis including those with:
Current or enduring psychotic illness;
Current serious suicidal or homicidal ideation; Current serious substance abuse that requires medical intervention;
Current child protection and/or family violence or issues requiring Department of Community and Justice involvement