Leichhardt Out of School Hours (LOOSH) is a parent-run not for profit organisation, established in 1988 in the grounds of Leichhardt Public School, which strives to provide quality out of school hours care to school age children in our community. Approximately 500 families rely on LOOSH to provide Before School, After School & Vacation Care at Leichhardt Public School & After School Care at St. Fiacre’s Primary School.
Leichhardt Out Of School Hours Philosophy
Leichhardt Out Of School Hours (LOOSH) is a not for profit incorporated association, managed by its members and led by dedicated, professional staff. Its primary role is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for children which enables parents/carers to pursue work, study/training or other activities.
LOOSH is a professional and accredited service that strives to offer quality care in a child-focused environment.
At LOOSH we:
We strive to meet the needs of our community and maintain close links with our stakeholders. We’d love to hear how you think we are doing and any suggestions about how we can do better.
We work daily with the children in the development of empathy and a sense of social responsibility. One of the ways we put this into practice is by supporting organisations within our community. Feel free to offer suggestions of other worthy charities you feel deserve our support.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Before School Care,7:00am- 9:00am
After School Care,3:00pm- 6:00pm
Vacation Care,7:30am- 6:00pm
DET Pupil Free Days,7:30am- 6:00pm