About

Belconnen Community Service’s school age programs provide quality supervised before and after school hours care for primary school age children in the Belconnen area. Places are available within each programs license limit and subject to BCS enrolment caps.

The school aged care programs:

  • Ensures children in school age care will have opportunities to engage in leisure and play-based experiences which are responsive to the needs, interests, and choices of the children attending the service and contribute fully to their ongoing development and a strong sense of their identity.
  • Is focused on middle childhood development and provide a stimulating and engaging program to accommodate the age range of the children and young people in a safe and caring environment.
  • Our caring and trained team endeavor to encourage all children and their families to participate in the program.
  • Value your input and by working together in partnership we will continue to support your child’s wellbeing and learning.
  • Identify the importance of good nutrition and a healthy morning and afternoon tea are provided in our term programs.
  • Cater for varying dietary requirements as required.

After school care is offered at Charnwood Primary School and Before and After School care is provided at Florey Primary School and St Matthews Primary School. For more information about each service, click on the school link below.

Fees

Before School Care
Casual booking $23.50
Permanent booking $21.00
After School Care
Casual booking $33.50
Permanent booking $30.00

Benefits and rebates

BCS is an approved child care provider. If you are eligible for the Child Care Benefit and / or Child Care Rebate, this may reduce the cost of your out of pocket expense significantly. Assessment for Child Care Benefit is available by application to the Family Assistance Office by phoning 13 61 50

Our School Aged Care Programs

School Holiday Program

The Florey School Holiday Program is now available for enrolment. This holiday program caters for children from Kindergarten to Year Six attending Florey Primary, Charnwood Primary and St Matthew’s Primary school. Priority will be given to children who attend our School Age Programs at these schools.

The two week program is packed with engaging and fun activities for the children with a special event on the last day of the program. You can download a full timetable and enrolment form below. Please send your enrolment to: csat@bcsact.com.au Bookings will be confirmed in writing by email.

Contact

  • Time

    Before School Care: 7:30 - 9:00am
    After School Care: 3:00 - 6:00pm
    Care is provided Monday to Friday of each school term with the exception of public holidays.

  • LocationVarious locations across Canberra
    BCS Head Office
  • How to register

    For information about enrolling your child in a BCS Before or After School Care Program, please contact the Children's Services Administration Team on the details below.

  • For more informationPhone: 02 6264 0200
    Email: bcs@bcsact.com.au

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