Afterschool programs in Utah keep kids safe, inspire learning, and give working parents peace of mind. Kids discover who they are and what they love to do, make smart choices, and avoid risky behaviors.
In 2019, 133,052 children (20%) would have been enrolled in a summer program if one were available to them.
Kids in afterschool enjoy a wide range of benefits, and parents and families benefit too:
Keeping kids safe and out of trouble
Giving working parents peace of mind
Engaging kids in STEM learning
Providing kids physical activity
of parents support public funding for afterschool
in federal funds support 21st CCLC programs statewide
in federal funds could support 21st CCLC programs statewide
more in federal funds could support 21st CCLC programs statewide compared to FY2023
The statewide afterschool network is working to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.
Utah Afterschool Network
254 S. 600 E.
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
AMBASSADORS work to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.
YouthCity, Division of Youth & Family, Salt Lake City Corp
210 East 600 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Salt Lake Community College
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Community Education Partnership of West Valley City
3600 Constitution Blvd.
West Valley City, UT 84119
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:
STEM Afterschool Expansion VISTAs expand access to high-quality afterschool programs that focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).