After School Care,  Forest Primary School, RA 422 Mengha Road, Forest 7330

At a Glance
  • Open to all children - public and private schools
  • 4 - 12 years of age
  • Weekdays - school terms only
  • School Pupil Free Days
  • 3:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Forest Primary School
  • Bookings essential
  • Occasional/Regular Care
  • Bookings taken up until 2:00pm on the day of care
  • Lots of fun activities
  • Nutritional afternoon tea snack provided
  • Qualified professional staff
  • Happy and secure environment
All About Us
The Forest After School Care Service was established in term 3, 2004.
The indoor environment offers a homelike setting with lounge area, spacious kitchen and computer room.
What will your child/children be doing at After School Care?
Our very relaxed program allows children a choice of numerous activities both inside and outside.
Inside:  Knex, cooking, puzzles and games; TV; dress ups; computer games, reading, a variety of art/craft activities, role play, music and drama.
Outside:  Skipping, sand play, ball games, cricket, tennis, basketball, playground equipment.
What will your child need to bring?
A hat.
Child Care Benefit 
Parents may apply for a fee relief subsidy through the Commonwealth Government Child Care Benefit Scheme.  This is assessed according to income.  Proof of income will need to be supplied to the Family Assistance Office.  More information about the Child Care benefit Scheme is available from the Coordinator or through the Family Assistance Office.  Ph 136150.  
Afternoon Tea
A nutritional snack will be provided at approximately 3:15pm. This may consist of fruit, cheese and biscuits, toasted sandwiches, home made cake, muffins or biscuits, pikelets and a milkshake.
Water is available to drink as required by the children.
Children will also have access to left over food from their lunchboxes.
It is important to inform staff of any food allergies or food intolerances your child may have so that these foods are not offered.
Late Afternoon Snack
If you find your children are becoming really hungry (and are booked in after 5:00pm), staff are happy to heat up food in the microwave or make up noodles/cup-a-soups etc. 
What if my child/children have special needs?
Upon enrolment staff are happy to discuss any additional care needs your child may have.
Enrolment Form and Family Handbook
see Document Downloa

The FASC is licensed by the Education Dept. The Management Committee oversee the running of the service.  We are a fully Accredited Service.

We aim to provide a quality recreational program which is safe, fun and stimulating offering a wide variety of activities for the children to choose in a warm and caring environment.