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United States Army
New Parent Support Program (ACS)
1501 William C. Lee Rd (inside gate 1)
Fort Campbell, KY 42223
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 Fort Campbell Army Community Service New Parent Support Program offers parenting information and emotional support to parents who have children from birth to 3 years of age. Services are voluntary and at no cost. This voluntary participation program is designed to promote healthy family functioning through classes, support groups and home visits. The NPSP is located at the main ACS building at 1501 William C. Lee Road (inside gate 1). Hours of Operation are Monday, Wednesday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesdays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 270-412-5500 for more information.
NPSP has a team of professionals who can provide supportive and caring services to military families in the home setting or at our office. This program gives parents or expectant parents the opportunity to learn or ask questions about child development, discipline, parenting skills, budgeting and other parenting concerns. Visits are arranged at your convenience.
Expectant Parent Workshop
Get your pregnancy off to a good start! This workshop is for expectant parents and is held on the third Wednesday of the month from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the ACS building at 1501 William C. Lee (inside gate 1). This one-and-a-half-hour workshop focuses on first-time expectant parent(s) and covers topics such as infant care, baby basics, bonding with baby, infant crying, SIDS prevention as well as interactive parenting activities to ease the transition into the wonderful challenging role of parenting.
A fun, interactive playgroup that helps children learn through play and provides a supportive atmosphere for parents. This playgroup is intended parents with children newborn to preschool age and meets weekly on Tuesdays during the school year.
What to expect at Play Morning:
Why get involved in the NPSP?
For more information, contact the NPSP at 270-412-5500.