Gidget Foundation Australia is not able to provide crisis support.
Please refer to the below support options: If you need urgent medical help please call 000 The PANDA National Helpline is available Mon-Fri 9am-7:30pm 1300 726 306 For 24 hour crisis support please call Lifeline 13 11 14
Gidget Foundation Australia is proud to be a Global Partner to International Fathers’ Mental Health Day on Monday 21 June 2021, joining other key organisations in raising awareness, influencing policy, and changing attitudes.
International Fathers’ Mental Health Day (IFMHD) is an annual global event first launched in 2016 which gives voice to issues unique to men and non-birthing partners as they transition to parenthood—their strengths, difficulties, and needs.
1 in 10 expectant and new dads experience perinatal depression and anxiety in Australia and 56% do not seek support. 43% of first-time dads believe PNDA is a sign of weakness #DadsMHDay
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