KidsCan! After School Learning Centre

KidsCan! is a non-profit organisation in the rural Kleinmond area (South Africa) that helps underprivileged and vulnerable primary school children become contributing members of society by offering a safe after school learning centre where they receive a daily meal, can improve academically, and are given opportunities for self-development.


An Extention of the Home & Classroom

Children attend KidsCan! in the afternoons, after school, from Mondays to Fridays during school terms, as well as mornings during the holidays.


  • Improved attitude towards learning

  • Improved school outcomes

  • Improved school retention

  • Improved matric results (long term)

  • Reduction in risk taking behaviour

How It is Measured

  • Assessment by qualified KidsCan! teachers.

  • Improved results on school reports.

  • Improved behaviour.

Holiday Programmes

The centre is also open during school holidays, offering a variety of activities:

  • Numeracy, Technology & Literacy Workshops

  • Life Skills Programmes

  • Sport

  • Arts & Culture

Main Educational Partners

We share the vision of the Western Cape Government After School Game Changer programme to improve literacy and numeracy outcomes, inspire a culture of learning, stem school dropouts and improve matric results. After School Game Changer also aims to build bridges between communities and expand the horizons and skills of participants.

Western Cape Government

After School Game Changer

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