New Parent Support Program (NPSP)
MCAS Parris Island New Parent Support Program (NPSP) is located at Laurel Bay, and is a professional team of social workers and nurses who provide supportive and caring services to military families. Our trained, supervised home visitors have extensive knowledge of the issues encountered by today's parents. These home visitors are sensitive to the unique challenges facing military families. The N.P.S.P. helps families cope with stress, isolation, post-deployment reunions, and the everyday demands of parenthood through a variety of programs including home visits, support groups, and parenting classes.
The Nurturing Parenting
A 15 week parenting group series. Follow the link for brochure.
Men’s Parenting Class
Meets every Monday from 1200 to 1300 at 1617 Laurel Bay Boulevard, Laurel Bay. Follow the link for flyer.
Baby Boot Camp
Learn vital skills every new parent needs from lamaze & relaxation to soothing a crying baby. For more information, please call 843-466-0082.
Play Morning Fun for Kids
For kids birth to 5 years old and their Parents. Toys, Games, Crafts, Songs, Music and more. On Monday's 1000 to 1100 at the Laurel Bay Youth Center and Wednesday's 1000 to 1100 at Child Development Center (CDC), Room 130, MCRD Parris Island.
Breastfeeding Support Group for Mom
Meets every Wednesday from 0900 to 1000 at 1617 Laurel Bay Boulevard, Laurel Bay. Follow the link for flyer.