The Gladden Community House After School Program is a free after school educational program. It is open each school day from 3:45pm-5:45pm. Each child receives education assistance at least 2 times a week. If there is no school, there is no program. Includes a free meal each day for every child. Program is for enrolled K-5th grade students and every child is expected to attend at least 70% of the days of program. Contact Gladden to see when registration is open for the current school year.
Gladden Community House, founded in 1905, is the settlement house serving the Franklinton and near west side neighborhoods of Columbus, Ohio. In order to support and strengthen the community, Gladden provides: a 5-Star preschool, after school and summer learning programs, team sports, food pantry, senior outreach, and community services that keep families together and support self sufficiency, as well as community organizing efforts, all positively impacting the well-being of thousands of lives.