The Lower Mainland Out-of-School Time Alliance
promotes quality OST programs
in the Lower Mainland.
OST
refers to children's activities
during out-of-school time
Benefits
  • School Success
  • Leadership
  • Physical, Mental & Emotional Health
  • Empathy
  • Resiliency
  • Social Emotional Learning
SEE THE RESEARCH
Significance of OST Programs
Schools
Positive impact of OST program participation on school outcomes (attendance, achievement, attachment).
Parents
Supporting parents in safety, supervision, and enrichment of young people.
Community
Healthy community development through increased awareness and access.
Young People
Increased social engagement, skills building, and character development.
LMOST Alliance
Develops innovative and evidence-informed practices through collaboration and research.
Increases capacity, knowledge and skills of community-based providers through a network of resources
Works together to become a credible voice for the promotion of quality OST programs
In partnership with