Since 1985, CASP have supported local parents who wished to work or study by providing good quality and affordable out-of-school childcare for nursery and primary school aged children.
In 2018 we broadened our strategic objectives to enable us, “to provide appropriate training and learning opportunities to improve the employability, well-being and personal development of young people and adults.”
Essentially, CASP's core objective is to enable parents to access the job market by providing their children with a safe environment while they are at work simultaneously striving to advance the education of the children in its care by placing an emphasis on group play and progressive learning.
After School Collection 3.00pm - 6.00pm
Registered to care for 40 children aged from 4 to 11 years. The children are collected from four schools, Comber Grove and St Josephs, John Ruskin and St. Johns the Divine and brought to the Badsworth Road Centre.
Healthy refreshments are provided daily for the children, and a range of fun, educational, play and learning activities both on and off site.
Morning Breakfast and School Drop off Service 7.45am - 9.00am
This service caters for up to 25 children who attend any of the four schools listed above. Parents drop off their children at Badsworth Road centre before going off to work. The children are served a healthy breakfast, in a quiet environment and a take part in range of quiet activities of their choice before being escorted to school.
Holiday Playscheme 8.00am - 6.30pm
Provision is made for 45 children during the school holidays at Badsworth Road Centre. During this period an extended range of recreational and fun educational activities are available, including arts & craft, sports, drama, music, games, quizzes and regular outings outside the local environment.
Beanstalk Climbers Early Years Nursery - 8.30am - 2.30pm
CASP's Beanstalk Climbers is an inclusive early years learning setting that provides all parents of pre-school children access to good quality childcare and education provision. Learning is encouraged through indoor and outdoor play activities. We offer 15 and 30 hours flexible Free childcare sessions for eligible pre school children.