These links provide more information on After School Opportunities:
- National AfterSchool Association
The National AfterSchool Association, formerly the National School-Age Care Alliance, was founded in 1987. It is a professional association with a membership component. The membership includes more than 7,000 practitioners, policy makers, and administrators representing all public, private, and community-based sectors of after-school and out-of-school time programs, as well as school-age and after-school programs on military bases, both domestic and international.
- J.C. Penney AfterSchool
The J.C. Penny Afterschool Fund is a non-profit organization that provided support the country's leading Afterschool child care providers and advocates. Through these relationships, the fund facilitates programs that positively impact children's chances for success.
- AfterSchool Alliance -The Afterschool Alliance is a nonprofit public awareness and advocacy organization supported by a group of public, private and nonprofit entities working to ensure that all children and youth have access to afterschool programs by the year 2010.
- The Family Strengthening Policy Center (FSPC) - this Web site is a clearinghouse of information and tools dedicated to family strengthening practices, programs and policy. It draws from the knowledge and expertise of a broad array of professionals from service providers to researchers to bring you the following resources:
- Policy briefs that highlight emerging and evaluated family strengthening practices, identify barriers to developing family centered policies for family success and suggest policy recommendations.
- Policy updates
- News from the field, announcements, funding opportunities
- Resources and opportunities for engagement
- 4-H AfterSchool is a national initiative that provides extraordinary learning opportunities to school-age youth in urban, suburban and rural communities across America.