The Mission of Kids' Advocacy Coalition is to
maximize resources to assure that all families have access to high
quality, affordable, inclusive after school child care to meet the
goal of all children being ready to succeed when starting school and
remaining successful throughout their school years.
The Kids' Advocacy
Coalition's After-school Child Care Program is designed to enrich
children's lives educationally, socially, culturally, emotionally,
physically, and provide a safe and familiar setting for their children.
Working parents are given top priority, however, if space permits,
other families may participate.
meets the needs of children by creating an environment that offers
a base of warmth and security while at the same time providing a
variety of recreational, social, and academically oriented activities.
Children are provided a daily snack. The program meets the needs
of the children by increasing the opportunities for inter-generational
interaction and by supplementing the nurturing provided by the family.
program meets the needs of parents by offering a safe, accessible,
affordable program that is school-based. Parents are included in
the decision making process through representation on the childcare
meets the needs of the community by providing a safe environment
for children so that parents need not worry about their welfare
and can be more efficient on the job. The participation of people
of different racial, cultural, and economic backgrounds insures
the diversity and strength of the program.
Coalition offers after-school child care to all children without
regard to race, color, national origin, sex or handicap status.