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United States Army
New Parent Support Program
3414 Rhineland Ave
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
The New Parent Support Program is a team of support staff — made up of nurses, social workers and home visitation specialists — that focuses on providing individualized support for new and expecting parents. Services vary, but may include home visits, parenting classes, playgroups or prenatal classes. Find out what’s available at your installation. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Check out a nearby installation to see if they have additional resources.
The New Parent Support Program offers information, support and guidance to military families who are expecting a child or have a child 3 years old or younger. Services are provided free of charge to eligible families. Program staff provides support in the areas of pregnancy, labor and delivery, infant and toddler care and safety, growth and development, parenting and family relationships through home visits, classes, support groups and referrals to community services. New Parent Support Program staff understands the impact that military life can have on expectant and new families and assists families in coping with these special situations. Program services are tailored to each family's unique circumstances and can help with preparing for parenthood, parenting skills, understanding growth and development, couple communication and stress management.
New Parent Support Program services are provided by registered nurses, licensed social workers and parent educators.
Program services are available to military families with an expectant parent or with children 3 years of age or younger.
To get more information, contact your installation's Family Advocacy Program office. Find your installation on MilitaryINSTALLATIONS and select ‘Family Advocacy Program’ from the drop-down menu. You will find contact information specific to your installation on that page.
The New Parent Support Program(NPSP) 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 New Parent Support Program helps families learn to cope with stress, isolation, post deployments 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. Please contact us at 907 353-2101 if you have any questions.