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United States Army
New Parent Support Program
3414 Rhineland Ave
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
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 is located in Building 3414 Rineland Ave., Room 72. The NPSP provides supportive and caring services to Army families who are expecting or have young children. Through a variety of programs, including home visits, the NPSP helps families learn to cope with stress, isolation, post deployment reunions and the everyday demands of parenthood. We offer a confidential opportunity to express your parenting concerns and ask questions about babies, infants and young children. Contact us at 907-353-2101/7519 if you have any questions.