Oklahoma Breastfeeding Hotline (OBH) - 1-877-271-6455 (MILK) or Text OK2BF to 61222. OBH is available to anyone from anywhere. Our International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) reply to calls & texts 7:00am - 7:00pm(CT). Urgent options available for the IBCLC to contact you back within 1 hour, no matter the time of day.
Callers will be asked to leave a confidential message and an IBCLC will return your call. Texters will be asked a series questions that need to be answered before the IBCLC can contact you back. *Note* Texting OK2BF to 61222 will register your number with OBH in order to receive text messages from our texting system.
You may have to pay for texting from your cell service. The Oklahoma Breastfeeding Hotline is an Oklahoma Breastfeeding Resource Center program supported by the Maternal and Child Health Services Title V Block Grant and the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH).
Postpartum Support International (PSI) - 1-800-944-4773. Talk Via Text: 503-894-9453. Services available in English & Spanish. PSI is available 24 hours a day, you will be asked to leave a confidential message and a trained and caring volunteer will return your call or text.
PSI Chats for Moms ~ 1-800-944-8766, code 73162. Charts are each Wednesday, schedule is here. Limited to the first 15 callers. **
PSI Chats for Dads ~ Call in number is 1-800-944-8766, code 73162. Chats are on the first Monday of each Month at 7:00pm Central Time. Limited to the first 15 callers. **
**Talk with a PSI expert about resources, symptoms, options and general information about perinatal mood and anxiety disorders from the privacy of your own phone. There is no need to pre-register or give your name. These sessions, facilitated by licensed mental health professionals, are informational only and open to anyone with questions and concerns. Limited to the first 15 callers.
National Crisis Text Line - Text HOME to 741741
Texas Tech Infant Risk Center - For information about safety of medications during lactation. Answers calls Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm central time. Phone: 806-352-2519. For help after 5pm, contact the Oklahoma Breastfeeding Hotline at 1-877-271-6455