After School Programs in Denver
Zeroground offers a local after school program in Denver focused on supporting and safeguarding youth in our community. Our after school programs are designed to accommodate caregivers’ busy schedules and lighten their load throughout the week. We’re a well-loved after school care provider for the local area, offering parents and guardians a much-needed service that keeps their children safe and cared for until it’s time for pickup.
Would you like to learn more about our after school programs and how they can make your week go more smoothly? Please get in touch with our team today, and we’ll be happy to offer you the answers to your questions.
A Variety of After School Activities
When it comes to kids, there’s no such thing as one size fits all. That’s why our after school learning programs promote positive life choices by providing a variety of activities and services that cater to each child’s individual interests and needs.
Through our programs, kids can explore their passions, develop new skills, and build confidence—all while having fun and making new friends. We offer a safe and supportive environment where kids can feel free to try new things without fear of judgment or failure.
Most importantly, our programs instill the importance of making positive choices in all areas of life. By teaching kids how to set goals, manage time, and make healthy decisions, we prepare them for success both now and in the future.
Mental Health Benefits of After School Care
Regular participation in after-school programs has been linked to increased academic achievement, improved social skills, and higher self-esteem. These benefits can lead to better mental health overall. Additionally, after-school programs provide a safe and supportive environment for kids to explore their interests and build positive relationships with peers and adults.
Programs that focus on specific areas of mental health, such as social-emotional learning or mindfulness, can be especially helpful in promoting positive mental health in kids. When you’re looking for an after-school program to benefit your child’s mental health, talk to us about our offerings. We’ll be happy to help you find the right fit for your family.
Integrated Mental Health Services With Our After School Programs
We recognize the importance of mental health in children's overall well-being and have integrated mental health care services into our program. If your child needs additional resources for their mental health, then our programs might be the solution.
Some of the mental health services we provide include:
- Neurofeedback evaluation
- Cognitive/adaptive evaluation
- Adaptive-only evaluation
- ADHD and autism evaluation
- Nutritional education
- Therapy groups
- Meditation classes
- Yoga classes
- Case manager pairing
- LGBTQ+ support
Our mental health care services are provided by licensed mental health professionals who have experience working with children and adolescents.
Our After School Tutoring Promotes Positive Choices
We believe that there are many life lessons and learning experiences to be gained in our after school programs. Academic and personal success is closely tied to making positive choices, and our tutoring program provides a supportive environment where children can develop the skills and habits necessary for success.
Some examples of positive choices that our programs emphasize include:
- Setting goals and working toward them
- Making healthy choices for both their bodies and minds
- Respecting themselves and others
- Saying “no” to peer pressure and negative influences
- Being active members of their communities
Bilingual After School Clubs
In an effort to provide equal opportunities for all students, our after school programs are offered in both English and Spanish. Our goal is to help every child reach their full potential, regardless of their language background. Our programs allow your child can learn in their native language while also gaining valuable skills to help them succeed in school and in life.
Denver's Finest After School Care Offering Support and Enrichment
Many Denver parents and caregivers have relied on our after-school care programs to keep their children entertained and safe until they can be picked up. We provide a space for play and making friends in a supervised environment where children and youth can feel secure while they wait for their caregivers to arrive.
We offer a wide range of activities for children to engage in while under our care. As trained specialists in social work, counseling, and mental health, we’re equipped to offer an enriching and beneficial environment where children can learn and grow into empowered individuals. As a team, we believe strongly in the power of education to support mental health and aim to provide a space where our community’s children and youth can find their potential.
Why Enrol in Our Youth Development Programs
If your child is facing an at-risk situation that is putting them in danger of developing unhealthy attitudes and behaviors, our youth programs are here to aid them in overcoming these issues. We proudly provide a multi-faceted, dynamic program that includes out-of-the-box strategies to guide your youth in engaging in a healthy social environment.
Our facility offers a safe place and supportive resources for your children to access and benefit from. The more opportunities for support and encouragement they receive through us, the less vulnerable they’ll be toward adversity. Our bilingual and bicultural program creates a therapeutic space where all youth can learn about their talents and capabilities, empowering them to overcome social challenges and stereotypes.
We offer several different development programs in which your child can participate for well-rounded growth. Connect with us to find out which program will be best for the youth in your family.
Keeping Young Minds and Bodies Active
Physical and mental activity is the healthiest and best option for youth to overcome barriers and improve their mental health. We look to include activities and challenges in our after school programs that give youth something to look forward to throughout the day and keep them fully engaged and occupied while waiting to be picked up.
Here at Zeroground, we know that every child is unique. Our staff excels in knowing when to focus on certain children and give them the support they need to feel included and empowered. We aim to create a space where every child can feel like they’re valued and cared for. As experienced and caring professionals, we bring our energy and skills to connecting with and supporting the youth and children under our care.
How Our After-School Programs Help Youth
At Zeroground, we’ve created several after-school programs to help your children enhance their skillsets and overall performance. Take advantage of the following benefits when you enroll them in our sessions:
Increased Physical Activity: We offer outdoor recreation and physical activities that your children may not have the opportunity to enjoy outside of school. This helps them stay active and healthy.
Improved Academic Performance: Our programs can lead to improved academic performance and higher grades for your children.
Enhanced Social Skills: We provide opportunities for youth and children to mingle and socialize with peers outside of classrooms, thus improving their social skills. This can help them build confidence.
Increased Communication Skills: Your children will learn to effectively communicate their emotions, values, and boundaries without diminishing their self-worth, confidence, or creativity.
Reduced Risky Behaviors: Our program participants are nurtured in a way that makes them less likely to engage in risky behaviors such as violence or other forms of delinquency.
Improved Mental Health: We provide a supportive environment for children to build relationships and, in turn, improve their mental health.
Increased Parental Involvement: We also supply opportunities for parents to be more involved in their children’s development to strengthen the familial bond.
Enrichment Opportunities: Our after-school programs offer several enrichment opportunities for your children so they can be exposed to new experiences and interests.
We aim to foster development and integration amongst youth with our after-school programs. While schools impart academic education, we focus on areas where your children may need guidance that fall outside the standard curriculum.
Make your children’s overall development a priority by collaborating with our team.
An After-School Program to Help Combat Mental Distress
Zeroground is here to serve all school children but places a particular emphasis on supporting children in poverty, those who have a mental illness, and at-risk youth.
Our team’s background in clinical social work and mental health counseling informs our specialized programs designed for children and adolescents aged six to fifteen. Our structured programs help develop youths’ necessary skills for emotional and behavioral progress. We include meditation classes and nutritional coaching along with individual, neurofeedback, and group therapy.
With the help of our after-school programs, your child will find the necessary mental stimulation and opportunity for growth for a healthier present and a happier future. Reach out to us to find out more about how our mental health program addresses your child’s needs.
Contact Zeroground to Inquire About Our After School Programs
Our services are here to help children and caregivers have a smooth, hassle-free week. Filling the gap between the end of the school day and the time when caregivers can arrive to collect their children, we provide an important service that helps everyone manage their responsibilities and time.
Our after school program is a place where your children can socialize, make friends, and engage in safe, supervised activities while you’re at work or tending to another obligation.
If you have questions about our program, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly and helpful staff members. Whether you have questions about the program or rates, we’re always available to help you. Please contact us for the answers to your questions.