Safe, enriching, licensed before & after school care & enrichment programs throughout western Connecticut

Literacy & STEAM (Science, technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) Activities, Arts & Crafts, Indoor & Outdoor Games, Free Play, Quiet Time, and Much More!

Thank you for your interest in our Before & After School Programs. BASES operates 12 before and/or after school programs throughout western CT.  Each program is located within the school that we serve or in a nearby school and are licensed by the CT State Office of Early Childhood (OEC).

Before &/or After School Programs are offered in:

Please note: programs are currently forming waitlists. 

(Click district below for pricing)


(PM only)

Brookfield (PM only)
New Fairfield (PM only)
New Hartford (PM only)

(AM & PM)

Region 14 (PM only)
Torrington (AM & PM)






Before School Programs*:          

(Newtown & Torrington only)

7:00 am – start of school

After School Programs:

Dismissal  – 6:00 pm

Each Program Consist of 4 daily Components:

  1. Physical Activity
  2. Enrichment Activities
  3. Nutritious Snack  
  4. Homework/ Quiet Reading

Our Programs

  • Programs are licensed through the CT Office of Early Childhood. Each site has a certified Head Teacher and an Assistant Teacher, often having extra staff for quality purposes and during certain activities.
  • We follow the regulated ratio of one teacher per every 10 students, having 2 staff together at all times. 
  • Each site employs one or more staff certified in First Aid, CPR, Medication Administration and Epi-pen use. 
  • We are open every day that school is in session.  
  • If school closes for an emergency early dismissal our after school programs are also closed.
  • If school is delayed our before school programs are delayed by the same amount of time
  • For further program policies please feel free to review the Family Handbook here

Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Operation is contingent on the number of students enrolled.

For Registration Information click here

If you have any questions, please contact the BASES Administrative Team at: or 860.567.0863 x1167