Afterschool programs in Rhode Island keep kids safe, boost student success, and help parents keep their jobs. Kids achieve more, productivity goes up, and risky behaviors go down.
support public funding for afterschool
say afterschool helps them keep their jobs
say afterschool excites kids about learning
say afterschool reduces the likelihood that kids will engage in risky behavior
are enrolled in afterschool
are waiting for an available program
are alone and unsupervised after school
of kids enrolled in Rhode Island afterschool attend a 21st CCLC program
in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide
The statewide afterschool network is working to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.
AMBASSADORS work to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.
Cranston Public Schools
135 Gansett Ave
Cranston, RI 2910
RI Association for the Education of Young Children
500 Centerville Road Suite 301
Warwick, RI 2886
(401) 739-6100 x311
United Way of Rhode Island
50 Valley Street
Providence, RI 2909
Since 2005, members of the Afterschool Caucus in both the Senate and the House of Representatives have been building support and resources for quality afterschool programs.
Caucus members in your state:
Rep David Cicilline (D-RI)
Rep Jim Langevin (D-RI)
Sen Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI)
Sen Jack Reed (D-RI)
For the past 7 years, the Afterschool Alliance has been a proud sponsor organization for national AmeriCorps VISTA projects, supporting State Afterschool Networks and STEM Ecosystems to increase the access to and quality of enrichment opportunities for youth.
Currently there are no Afterschool VISTA locations in your state.