Before and After School Care

Communities @ Work Before and After School Age care

Sessions Time Location
Morning session

7.30am to 9.00am

Monday to Friday

Theodore Primary School Hall
Afternoon session

3.00pm to 6.00pm

Monday to Friday

Theodore Primary School Hall

Theodore Primary School Before and After School Program is run by Communities @ Work.

Students are provided with a safe and secure meeting place where they can mix with friends and enjoy developmentally appropriate activities and active sports. Nutritious afternoon tea is provided each afternoon.

Permanent Booking

For bookings please contact our Children's Services Enrolments Team on 1300 212 273 or

Casual Care

Care is available on a casual basis if a place is available. Before school care bookings must be made prior to 12.00 noon the day before care is required. After school care bookings must be made prior to 12.00 noon on the day care is required. Bookings can be made phoning the client service centre on 6293 6500.

Enrolment Forms

All enrolment and booking agreement forms need to be forwarded directly to the Client Service Centre. School age care programs are not able to accept enrolment forms or notification of a booking cancellation. Please be aware all enrolments cease on the final day of Term 4 each year. All families are required to re-enrol and reapply for positions for the following year, with positions being offered on a first in basis. Enrolment forms for the following year will be available from the website during Term 4

Child Care Benefit

Child Care Benefit (CCB) is a payment from the Australian Government to help families with the cost of child care in the form of subsidised fee. Assessment is available by application to the Department of Human Services(DHS) by phoning 136 150. Should you require assistance for languages other than English, phone 131 202. Families are responsible for the payment of full fees until the Client Service Centre receives the DHS assessment.

Customer Reference/Number (CRN)

Families are responsible for providing the client service centre with their CRN and date of birth. CCB and CCR cannot be applied to families' accounts until a successful formal CCMS enrolment is made with DHS.

Child Care Rebate

Child Care Rebate (CCR) is a payment made to families by the Australian Government to assist  parents/guardians with the cost of child care while working or studying/training. The Government will provide families with 50% of out of pocket expenses, up to $7500 (indexed per child per year). The rebate is payed quarterly, as an annual lump sum, weekly or fortnightly into bank accounts or weekly or fortnightly directly to the program as a fee reduction.

School Age Care  Office  Hours and Contact information

Opening Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm
Phone: 6293 6500
Mobile: 0405 124 874
Fax: 6108 3511

Street Address: Tuggeranong Community Centre,245 Cowlishaw  Street, Greenway 2900

Postal Address: Communities @ Work, PO Box 1066, Tuggeranong ACT 2901

Email General enquires:
Email Enrolments: Bookings, account