About us

Who we are

At Matrescence we hold space for mothers during the transition into motherhood, providing you with the tools you need to ease into your new reality.

We believe in you, and your innate ability to mother.

  • Support Group Meetings
  • Prenatal Birth Classes
  • Postnatal Care Online Sessions
  • Breastfeeding Education and Support
  • Support for Teen Mommas
  • Screening for PMADs

 

What we do

Our role is to Educate, Empower, Support and Inspire. Mamas make the world go round, your wellness is on our mind!

We offer the following 

  • Support Group Meetings
  • Prenatal Birth Classes
  • Postnatal Care Online Sessions
  • Breastfeeding Education and Support
  • Support for Teen Mommas
  • Screening for PMADs

 

We advise all moms-to-be and new moms to screen for PMADS to be aware of their emotional and psychological health and provide support and help where required

 

Matrescence Africa would like to acknowledge Postpartum Support International’s (PSI’s) support and donation towards our Perinatal Wellness initiative and the development of our website.

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines maternal mental health as “a state of well-being in which a mother realizes her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to her community” (2; p 1195)

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