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Fun Facts- Did You Know

Posted on 21 April, 2015 at 10:45 Comments comments (1202)

    

Child care averages between $4,000-$6,000 dollars per year. For a low-income family this expense may consume 35% or more of their annual income. (National Catholic Reporter, 2003)

60% of parents who’s children attend afterschool programs said they missed less work than before because of the program. (information bas...

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Fun Facts- National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies.

Posted on 21 April, 2015 at 10:40 Comments comments (1787)

After-school programs promote school achievement and build life skills.

Children who spend time in enrichment activities have better grades, better work habits and more positive relationships with their peers. After-school programs give children the opportunity to develop creative thinking, problem-solving, communication and self-direction skills that are linked with success in the workplace. After-school programs also benefit the community. Mostly on school days, the peak hours for...

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Fun Facts- After School Programming

Posted on 21 April, 2015 at 10:25 Comments comments (1952)

In households where both parents work or the single parent works, 31 percent of children in grades K-12 are unsupervised after school (11.3 million kids). According to polling, 26 percent of these families would be likely to use after-school programs if they were available.

  • UNSUPERVISED 31%

  • OTHER WITH PARENT OR FAMILY 49%

  • CHILDCARE 20%

Just a Thought:

If the 26% of families who would be likely to use afterschool pro...

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