Community Resources Guide

New Parenthood

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Class
Description: Through a variety of programs, a team of experienced professionals who have extensive knowledge of the issues confronting parents today, will help you learn to cope with everyday demands of parenthood, stress, isolation, deployment, reunion, & other essential family skills through one on one home or office visits.
Target Audience: For parents who are expecting and/or have children up to 3 years of age (moms & dads)
Contact Info: Bldg 7029 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Resource and Referral
Description: Provides resources and support for those who are adopting or who have been adopted
Target Audience: Active Duty, Family Members, Retirees, and Civilians
Contact Info: Bldg 7029 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Class and Support Group
Description: The New Parent Support Program is a team of professionals that provide supportive and caring services to military Families with children from before birth through three years of age. Services include Birth Babies, Breast Feeding Support, Daddy Basic Training, OB Orientation, and Play Mornings.
Target Audience: For parents who are expecting and/or have children up to 3 years of age (moms & dads)
Contact Info: Bldg 7029 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Support Group
Description: A support group setting you can share your concerns and experiences about breastfeeding with other moms. New and experienced moms are welcome.
Target Audience: Pregnant women, Families, single parents
Contact Info: Bldg 7029 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Class - OB Orientation
Description: This orientation helps you prepare for the arrival of your unborn child. Information presented includes; the changes throughout pregnancy, nutrition, TRICARE, and WIC, as well as the birth registration process. This class also gives you information about what to expect when receiving prenatal care and delivering a child on the German economy. Expecting mothers and fathers are encouraged to attend this class.
Target Audience: Pregnant women, Families, single parents
Contact Info: Bldg 7029 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Support Group
Description: A playgroup for Families with children ages birth through 3 years. Meet other parents, build your child's social skills, play games, and participate in developmental activities.
Target Audience: Pregnant women, Families, single parents
Contact Info: Bldg 7029 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: American Red Cross (ARC)
Service(s): Children Rearing: Training
Description: Healthy pregnancy Healthy Baby Course describes each trimester of pregnancy, various birthing methods, and nutrition and care of a newborn.
Target Audience: All ID card holders
Fees: $5 or $18 with textbook
Length: 20 hours
Schedule: Call for more information
Contact Info: Bldg 7029, Rm. 215 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-1760
CIV: 0951-300-1760

Div/Dept: Child, Youth & School Services (CYSS)
Services(s): Full-day, part-day and hourly facility-based child care options for ages 6 weeks through 18 years. Family Child Care home-based care from 4 weeks with extended care options and baby-sitter referrals. Summer camp activities; parent education classes; before- and after-school care; educational and fine arts programs; individual and team sports; field-trips; career preparation and inter-disciplinary services for youth
Description: Respite and developmental care for children, youth and their families
Target Audience: Active Duty, Family Member,Civilians
Schedule: Daily, call for details and for appointment
Contact Info: Bldg 7340, Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-8660
CIV: 0951-300-8660
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/cyss.asp

Div/Dept: Directorate of Human Resources (DHR), Passports
Service(s): Birth Registration
Description: The passport/ID card office will assist you in applying for the Consular Report of Birth Abroad, your new child’s SSN, and a no-fee passport for your new child. Please see the website below for all needed documentation.
Target Audience: New parents (AD, FM, DA Civilians)
Schedule: Call to make an appointment
Contact Info: Bldg. 7290, Rm. 113, Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-8928
CIV: 0951-300-8928
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dhr/passport.asp

Div/Dept: Health Clinic (HC)
Service(s): Pregnancy: Screening, Counseling and Referral
Description: Multiple Health Concerns, Screenings and Counseling
Target Audience: AD, Family Members, Retirees, CIV, LN
Schedule: Call for appointment
Contact Info: Bldg 7334 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-1750
CIV: 0951-300-1750
Website: https://ermc.amedd.army.mil/bamberg/index.cfm

Div/Dept: Social Work Services (SWS)
Service(s): Therapy and Counseling
Description: A therapy group dealing with parenting issues in regard to child abuse and neglect. Focus on parenting history, child development, behavior management, healthy coping skills and healthy marriages.
Target Audience: Parents who have substantiated cases of child abuse/neglect as well as parents who are high risk.
Schedule: Call for appointment
Contact Info: Bldg 7253 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7793
CIV: 0951-300-7793

Div/Dept: USAPHCR-EUR-Department of Health Promotion & Wellness
Service(s): Pregnancy & Postpartum Soldier Fitness Exercise Leader Training
Description: The purpose of the Pregnancy/Postpartum Physical Training (PPPT) Program is to provide the senior mission commander with a standardized physical training (PT) program for pregnant and postpartum fitness.
Target Audience: Active Duty Exercise Leaders
Contact Info: Landstuhl Bldg 3809
DSN: 486-7099, 06371-86-7099

Div/Dept: Woman, Infants, & Children (WIC)
Service(s): Pregnancy Consultation and Counseling
Description: Increase nutritional wellness and awareness through education and free healthful foods. People qualify for the program by meeting guidelines.
Target Audience: Pregnant, breastfeeding, and post partum women and children under 5 years old
Fees: Individuals qualify for by meeting program guidelines.
Schedule: Call for an appointment
Contact Info: Bldg 7029, Rm. 111 Warner Barracks; 469-7913
CIV: 0951-300-7913