Friendly House offers after school care for children in grades K-5. Children participate in group and individual activities, receive homework help and enjoy enrichment and recreational activities.
Transportation from select schools is available. The program operates Monday – Friday, beginning when children are out of school until 6:00 p.m. Dates of operation are the first day of school until the last day of school.
The fee is $60 per week per student. We accept childcare assistance through Iowa Department of Human Services. Friendly House also offers scholarship opportunities, which makes the program affordable for all families. The Friendly House Afterschool program is licensed for 60 children and meets all licensing requirements by the State of Iowa.
Please turn in completed applications to Monica at Friendly House. Applications will be taken starting July 1.
Friendly House is proud to announce that our program has been rated with FIVE-STARS by the State of Iowa Quality Rating System, achieving the highest rating possible!
For more information, please contact Monica at 563-323-1821, extension 29.
Friendly House announces their sponsorship of CACFP within our Afterschool Program. Meals are available at no separate charge to enrolled children/adults in the Afterschool Program. Meals are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
It is the policy of Friendly House not to discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, gender, sex, age, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, familial status or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7. If you have any questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by Friendly House, contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 1400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone: 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416 or http://www.state.ia.us./government/crc/index.htm.