Afterschool Setting or Environment, Definition(s) of

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“A specific location (home, after-school center, the street) where a youth spends time after school, along with its physical, psychosocial and cultural context” (Nash & Fraser, 1998).

Glossary Source: 

Nash, J.K. & Fraser, M.W.  (1998). After-school care for children: a resilience-based approach. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Human Services, 79, (4), 370-384.