Community Life

JCC Offers New "After School for a Day" Program

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- In a pinch for after school care for your children? The JCC can help.
THe JCC is now offering a new "After School for a Day" program available Monday - Friday from 2:30 – 6:00 p.m. for one hour or the whole afternoon. The program offers a safe, supervised environment with experiences and caring adult staff, along with homework supervision. Activities include games, sports, arts & crafts, cooking, yoga and more. Local transportation from local schools is provided and included in the cost: price: $40, JCC member rate: $35.
Please keep in mind:
  • Sign-up no later than 2:00 p.m. on the day the care is needed
  • Payment must be made on the day the care is provided - either prior to your child’s arrival or as you leave 
  • Usage may not exceed 5 days/month All children MUST be picked up by 6:00 p.m. 
  • Price will NOT be pro-rated based on hours used
After School for a Day is offered by the Jewish Community Center of NJ’s After School at the J After Care Program which is a state-licensed, structured and enriching after school program in the safe and supportive JCC environment. For additional information, please contact Steve McGarr, After School Services Director, at 908-889-8800 x254 or

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