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Family Services: Statistics on Student Care Centres

Student Care Centres (previously named as Before and After School Care Centres or BASC) provide care arangements for children aged 7 to 14 years old.

Parents have the option of entrusting their children to a professional at any of the over 320 Student Care Centres. These centres provide care and activities to enhance the children's physical, intellectual, emotional, social and moral development. The centres' programmes include homework supervision, play, enrichment and recreational activities.

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Gender 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Number of student care centres* 158 158 154 157 145
Capacity of student care centres* 13,333 13,623 13,201 12,958 11,716

*Run by Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs)

These statistics were last updated in 2010.

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Last Reviewed On Tue, Dec 20, 2016

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