Assistance Alliance for Family Support


We are a newly established Alliance of Home Visiting Programs that have served our community for many years. Our focus is to provide the support needed by families in Eastern Connecticut.

Locally and nationwide, home visiting professionals have helped parents and other caregivers cope, learn, grow, and thrive in the most important role they have ever had.


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Babies bring much joy....and responsibility

We Offer Support & Education for Expecting & New Parents

Home Visits

A caring and compassionate family support provider will spend time with you in your home or meet in a community location to offer one-on-one help and assist in your unique needs. We’ll provide the information and support you need to ease the stress and help you to be a caring and successful parent.

Phone Support & Online Support

Get help over the phone or in video chats during the early months of your baby’s life.

Parenting Groups

Learn parenting skills while working with other parents. Creating relationships with other parents is a great way to connect and grow together in a community.

Offering Free Parenting Education and Resources

  • Prenatal Guidance
  • Baby Care & Safety Tips
  • Developmental Milestones
  • Personal & Family Well-Being
  • Community Resources

Participating Programs

  • Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, Nurturing Families
  • Day Kimball Health, Nurturing Families Network
  • Madonna Place>
  • Nurse-Family Partnership of Eastern CT
  • Thames Valley Council for Community Action – Early Head Start
  • Other providers as needed