Alternatives For - Southampton NY Day Care Center

168 Hill St., Southampton NY 11968
(631) 283-3272

About the Provider

Description: Established in 1988, Alternatives For Children is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that provides quality early intervention, day care and therapeutic preschool programs for developmentally delayed and typically developing children ages six weeks to six years across Long Island . Our Early Intervention program was established to meet the individual needs of infants and toddlers with special needs from birth to age three as well as their families . Our trained, experienced professionals can assess a child's current functioning levels and may recommend educational and/or therapeutic services to stimulate growth and development. Programs are family-centered and designed to help parents understand and meet the needs of their child. Services can be provided in the natural environment of the home or any other environment appropriate to meet the family's needs. A variety of parent/child / community based groups are offered.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer medications;Initial License Date: 4/20/1996;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 126
  • License Number: 42480
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 126;Infants: 0;Toddlers: 0;Preschool: 126;School age: 0;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Southampton School District
  • District Office: Long Island Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (631) 240-2560 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2017-12-18 418-1.5(y) Corrected
Brief Description: Protective caps, covers or permanently installed obstructive devices must be used on all electrical outlets that are accessible to children.
2017-12-18 418-1.5(aa) Corrected
Brief Description: The following items must be used and stored in such a manner that they are not accessible to children: handbags, backpacks or briefcases belonging to adults; plastic bags; and toys and objects small enough for young children to swallow.
2017-12-18 418-1.12(z) Corrected
Brief Description: All containers or bottles of, breast milk, formula or other individualized food items must be clearly marked with the child's complete name.
2017-12-18 418-1.15(b)(11)(ii)(c) Corrected
Brief Description: fingerprint images necessary for the Office to conduct a criminal history review,
2017-12-18 418-1.15(e) Corrected
Brief Description: Where multiple sites are operated by one organization, records, other than those of children currently enrolled in the child day care center, may be retained at a central administrative location. The organization of these centers must make all such records available on site upon request by the Office or its designees.
2017-01-04 418-1.3(h) Corrected
Brief Description: Peeling or damaged paint or plaster must be repaired.
2016-05-17 418-1.15(c) Corrected
Brief Description: The program must maintain on file at the child day care center, available for inspection by the Office or its designees at any time, the following records in a current and accurate manner:
2016-05-17 418-1.15(c)(6) Corrected
Brief Description: children's health records, including parental consents for emergency medical treatment, child's medical statement and immunizations; any available results of lead screening; the name and dosage of any medications used by a child and the frequency of administration of such medications; and a record of their administration by child day care center staff; and a record of illnesses, injuries and any indicators of child abuse or maltreatment;

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