Before and After school programs

Before and After School Care Program

The YWCA of Canberra provides before and after school care and long day care at the O'Connor Cooperative School for children from preschool age to Year 2 primary school. It also provides care for children after preschool. Child Care Benefit and Rebate is available to eligible families.

Enrolment Process - Please email for bookings and enrolments.

For further information please contact the YWCA at email: or phone: 0417 218 463.

Collaboration between Programs - YWCA regularly liaise with the O’Connor Cooperative School staff to ensure their programs compliment the school’s curriculum.

Arrangements - Long Day Care staff will collect those preschool children who are booked in. At 3.00 pm After School Care staff will accompany the Kindergarten children who are booked in from their classroom to the Redgum Forest. Year 1 and 2 children enrolled in After School Care will be sent from their classroom at 3.00 pm.