Northwest Pointe Apartments After School Center
3475 N FIVE MILE RD
Started in September 1994, the "Catch Them While They're Young"
program provides supervised afterschool activities for children in
kindergarten through 6th grade who live Northwest Pointe
Boise Parks & Recreation staff members focus on social
skills, life skills, arts and crafts and self esteem.
Positive reinforcement is emphasized with all activities.
Homework and tutoring are always a priority.
The afterschool program is a partnership with Neighborhood
Housing Services Inc., a non-profit organization founded in 1982
offering services to low-income children and adults through a
myriad of community and housing related programs.
At Northwest Pointe, the goal of the afterschool program is to
provide children with activities and positive role models so that
healthy behavior becomes habit -- and to "Catch Them While They're