Bedford Head Start Center - Bedford IN Licensed Center

710 6th Street, Bedford IN 47421
(812) 275-0052

About the Provider

Description: Hoosier Uplands has been providing Head Start services since the program's inception in 1965.  Head Start is a family centered child development program designed to provide a safe, healthy environment for those who attend. Head Start provides children with activities that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally and physically. The Head Start staff recognize that parents are the first and most important teachers of their children. Head Start staff welcome parental involvement in Head Start activities and will work with parents as partners in their child's educational activities. Head Start serves nutritious meals and provides medical, dental, vision, speech and hearing screenings for each child enrolled.  Transportation is also available to most of the children enrolled in the Head Start Program. The Hoosier Uplands Head Start Program is funded to serve a total of 270 children in the four county service area of Lawrence, Martin, Orange and Washington Counties of Indiana. 

Additional Information: Head Start Center; PTQ Level 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 96
  • License Number: 13974
  • Age Range: Three-Five
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Indiana Family and Social Services Administration - Bureau of Child Care
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-511-1144 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
10/14/2016
1970-01-01
A written application for admission of each child, signed by the childs parent, shall be on file at the child care center prior to admission and shall include the following: The childs date of birth, verified by a copy of the childs birth certificate or other legal proof of age 2016-10-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36(3)
2 children missing birth certificates
10/14/2016
1970-01-01
Staff hygiene 2016-10-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-98
Kitchen staff not wearing aprons while in kitchen

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