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United States Air Force
Family Advocacy Nurse
280 First Street
Holloman AFB, NM 88330
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.
You may be expecting your first baby or busy with a toddler. That means you have your hands full, and may have questions. Thankfully, help is at hand. The New Parent Support Program is a free service for military parents.
The program focuses on one-on-one support through home visits. Parenting classes and playgroups may also be available at some locations. Staff members include nurses, social workers and home visitation specialists.
Learn more about the New Parent Support Program.
The program’s home visitors understand the challenges of military life. They can share tools for successful parenting during PCS, deployment and more.
New Parent Support Program staff are child development professionals, including registered nurses, clinical social workers, or para-professionals trained in the delivery and practice of established home visiting models.
The program is available to military families who are expecting a baby or have kids 3 or younger. Marine Corps eligibility includes families with at least one child under 5.
Contact your Family Advocacy Program office or Military and Family Support Center.
The New Parents Support Program (NPSP) is an Air Force wide program that is available to all AD parents who are expecting a child or have children up to 3 years of age. Dependents of AD who are expecting are also eligible for services. We are available to assist parents with "new" babies but the program is not limited to "first time" parents. Anytime a family has a child it changes the dynamics of the family. NPSP can provide assistance in adjusting to new roles, increase and shared responsibilities, sibling rivalry and bonding issues plus much more. Call 575-572-7061 for more information.
In addition the Airman and Family Readiness Center offers Bundles for Babies Class on the third Friday of each month. Participants will hear from Tri-Care, Airman and Family Readiness, Dental and other organizations and will receive a $50.00 Gift Card from the Base Exchange.