Martin County Parks and Recreation offers free after school programs in three convenient locations for children ages five and older (children age five must be enrolled in kindergarten). Our after school programs are proudly funded by the Children's Services Council of Martin County.

All of our staff at our program locations are level two background screened by the Department of Children and Families and CPR and First Aid trained and certified. Homework assistance, outdoor playtime, learning and educational opportunities, and other programs are offered daily.

Program Information

Fees: Free
Who can attend: Youth residing in Martin County and enrolled in an Elementary School, Middle School, or High School located within Martin County. If you are or know a High School student looking to volunteer, please contact us!
Hours: Hours are the same for all programs:

  • Regular School Days: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m
  • Early Release Days: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Non School Days: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (J.A.S.E.), 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (all other programs)

Non-school days = summer, holidays, spring break, winter break, any other week days off from school except county holidays.

Locations Offering After School Programs

G.A.A.P Program (Golden Gate Alternative After School Program)
Cassidy Center in Lamar Howard Park, Stuart  
License number: C19MA0027
(772) 288-5683

J.A.S.E. Program (Jensen After School Experience)
Vince Bocchino Community Center in Langford Park, Jensen Beach
License number: C19MA0025
(772) 334-6648

R.E.A.C.H. Program (Residents Empowering All Childrens Hope)
Costella Williams Learning Center in New Monrovia Park, Stuart
License number: C19MA0017
(772) 221-2338

How to Register

To register or for more information regarding the afterschool programs, please select the "Contact Us" button to submit an inquiry.