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New Parent Support Program
697 Louisiana Drive
Dyess AFB, TX 79607
Contact information for key programs and services at this installation.
You may be expecting your first baby or busy with a toddler. That probably means you have your hands full, and may have questions. Thankfully, help is at hand.
The New Parent Support Program is a free service that helps military parents, including expectant parents, transition successfully into parenthood and provide a nurturing environment for their children. Services vary, but may include home visits, parenting classes, playgroups or prenatal classes.
The New Parent Support Program is a team made up of nurses, social workers and home visitation specialists who offer support and guidance by helping parents:
Learn more about the New Parent Support Program and contact your installation New Parent Support Program office to find out what’s available at your installation.
New Parent Support Program staff are child development professionals, including registered nurses, clinical social workers, and para-professionals trained in the delivery and practice of established home visiting models. The program is supervised and monitored at the installation level by the Family Advocacy program manager.
The program is available to military families who are expecting a baby or have children age 3 or younger. Marine Corps eligibility includes families with at least one child under 5.
Contact your installation New Parent Support Program office or Family Advocacy Program office.
The New Parent Support Program, administered by the Family Advocacy Program, can be reached at 325-696-8787/8378/8344. It provides:
Enrollment is by attending an obstetrician/gynecologist orientation or by calling the FAP office at325-696-5380. Upon enrollment, you can expect to receive home visits with a registered nurse or office visits with FAP intervention specialists on a Space-Available basis.
Additional programs and services include:
Women, Infant and Children (325-692-1680 or 800-942-3678) provides assistance for women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or postpartum, and for infants and children younger than 5 years of age to families who meet their eligibility requirements, including income guidelines. You can find income guidelines online. The military has exclusions, but all E-4 and below with single income qualify for services.