After School Care

Known as ROSACS, Rosary School Age Care provides before school, after school for children attending Rosary Primary School and other local schools. Child Care Benefit and Rebate is available to eligible families. Contact us at:

9 Fleming Street, Watson ACT 2602
Telephone: 0437 767 135 after 2.30pm school days only.

Rosary School Age Care is provided by the YWCA of Canberra School Age Care (Before and After School Care). As managers of the Program, the YWCA of Canberra aims to deliver high quality care to all children attending. We work closely with families, the school and community and welcome all suggestions and feedback. Please visit our website for detailed information.

Our staff have been selected to ensure that the children attending our programs have the best quality care, in a safe and friendly environment. Current staff ratios as determined by statutory regulations are one staff member to every eleven children or part there of, with a minimum of two staff members present at all times.

The ROSACS Information Booklet provides information regarding booking arrangements, fees and payment of accounts, policy and procedures and other relevant details. A PDF copy of the ROSACS Information Booklet can be downloaded from the YWCA Canberra website.(This link takes you right to the Rosary Info booklet download link.)

If you require additional information or have any questions please contact us at or call 02 6180 5777.

The School Age Care program is registered with the National Childcare Accreditation Council. This ensures that quality standards are maintained, and Childcare Benefit is available to the program for families to access. Family participation in the Accreditation process is essential and your involvement and feedback is encouraged and appreciated.

You must complete and return a yearly Enrolment Form. Please read all information, complete the enrolment form and return to Childcare Accounts at YWCA Central Office or the program.

Enrolment forms can also be downloaded from the YWCA Canberra website or email