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New Parent Support Program
1099 Tautog Circle
Silverdale, WA 98315
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.
New Parent Support Home Visitation Program (NPSHVP) is a no cost, voluntary program for military families expecting or with young children. Using the Nurturing Curriculum, NPSHVP offers home visits that focus on the needs of infants and young children, prenatal and postnatal care, parent education and social support for the family. Learn about "Nurturing Parenting" a philosophy that promotes and teaches skills that make parenting a rewarding and pleasurable experience.
The NPSHVP works with agencies and program resources throughout the Navy and Kitsap County.
The Fleet and Family Support Program offers a "Positive Parenting" program, Infant Massage, Baby Indoc, Daddy Boot Camp along with several special events throughout the year.
The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society offers "Budgeting for Babies", a financial management workshop preparing new parents with a fundamental budgeting plan for their new family.
Kitsap County programs include: the Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children,(WIC) and Kitsap Community Resources.
Contact the Fleet and Family New Parent Support Home Visitors today: 360-315-5028 or 360-396-4115.