Bethel Dominion Center Childcare Center - Trenton NJ Regular Child Care Center

931 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd , Trenton NJ 08638
(609) 656-9228

About the Provider

Description: Bethel Dominion Center Childcare Center is a Regular Child Care Center in Trenton NJ, with a maximum capacity of 30 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 0 - 13 years. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 150500010
  • Capacity: 30
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Current License Expiration Date: Aug 17, 2024
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number
2022-05-16 2022-06-13 3A:52-4.3(a)(1)
The center shall develop and implement an Office of Licensing-approved method to keep track of the location and ensure the safety of all children at all times when under the center’s supervision, including the transfer of supervision from and to parents during arrival and departure and the utilization of off-site locations, including playgrounds and field trips.

Violation Observed: Ensure that adequate procedures for tracking children are adhered to at all times throughout the center.
2022-05-16 2022-06-27 3A:52-4.3(c)
The following staff/child ratios shall apply, except as specified in 3A:52-4.3(d) through (f):Age Staff/Child RatioUnder 18 months - 1:418 months up to 2 ½ years - 1:62 ½ years up to 4 years - 1:104 years - 1:125 years and older - 1:15

Violation Observed: Ensure that adequate staff/child ratios are maintained at all times throughout the center.
2022-05-16 2022-06-27 3A:52-5.3(o)(1)
First aid requirements are as follows: at least two staff members who have current certified basic knowledge of first aid principles and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), as defined by a recognized health organization (such as the American Red Cross), shall be in the center at all times when enrolled children are present.

Violation Observed: Ensure that at least two staff have current first aid and CPR certifications and are present at all times at the center.
2022-05-16 2022-06-13 3A:52-5.2(a)(5)
The center shall be permitted to obtain a valid fire safety inspection certificate issued by the municipality in which it is located, based on a fire inspection conducted within the preceding 12 months, and submit a copy of the certificate to the Office of Licensing in lieu of a CO or CCO, if the center serves only children 2 ½ years of age or older and is located in a public school building that is used as a public school.

Violation Observed: Provide a current fire certificate as required.
2022-05-16 2022-07-12 3A:52-5.2(a)(8)
The center shall obtain a Life Hazard Use Registration certificate applicable to the center’s licensed capacity and ages served pursuant to the Uniform Fire Safety Act, N.J.S.A. 52:27D-192 et seq. The center shall post this document in a prominent location within the center.

Violation Observed: Provide a current life/hazard use registration certificate applicable to the center's licensed capacity and ages served.
2022-05-16 2022-06-27 3A:52-3.4(a)
The sponsor or sponsor representative shall secure comprehensive general liability insurance coverage for the center and shall maintain on file a copy of the insurance policy or documentation of current insurance coverage.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the center has a current comprehensive general liability insurance policy and maintains the documentation on file.
2021-06-04 2021-06-24 3A:52-2.1(b)
A person applying for an initial license or renewal license to operate a center or relocation of a center shall submit a completed application to the Office of Licensing at least 45 days prior to the anticipated opening of the center or to the expiration of its existing regular license.

Violation Observed: Complete the required attestation form in NJCCIS for renewal.
2021-06-04 2021-06-24 3A:52-2.1(b)
A person applying for an initial license or renewal license to operate a center or relocation of a center shall submit a completed application to the Office of Licensing at least 45 days prior to the anticipated opening of the center or to the expiration of its existing regular license.

Violation Observed: Complete the required attestation form in NJCCIS for renewal.
2021-05-06 2021-06-04 3A:52-5.3(p)
Play equipment, materials, and furniture for indoor and outdoor use shall be of sturdy and safe construction, non-toxic, free of hazards, and used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. The center may not use play equipment intended for outdoor use indoors.

Violation Observed: Ensure that pack and play cribs are used in accordance with manufacturers directions. Each crib needs to have the proper bottom insert for children to lay on, no soft bedding, or other play mats.
2021-05-06 2021-06-04 3A:52-5.3(p)
Play equipment, materials, and furniture for indoor and outdoor use shall be of sturdy and safe construction, non-toxic, free of hazards, and used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. The center may not use play equipment intended for outdoor use indoors.

Violation Observed: Ensure that pack and play cribs are used in accordance with manufacturers directions. Each crib needs to have the proper bottom insert for children to lay on, no soft bedding, or other play mats.
2021-04-19 2021-06-04 3A:52-4.3(c)
The following staff/child ratios shall apply, except as specified in 3A:52-4.3(d) through (f):Age Staff/Child RatioUnder 18 months - 1:418 months up to 2 ½ years - 1:62 ½ years up to 4 years - 1:104 years - 1:125 years and older - 1:15

Violation Observed: Ensure that staff/child ratios are maintained at all times. There were 6 children under the age of 18 months in the infant room (room 1) with 1 staff when 2 were needed. 5/6/2021: There were 5 children under 18 months and 1 18 month old with 1 staff when 2 were needed.
2021-04-19 2021-05-06 3A:52-5.3(q)(2)
Space and room requirements are as follows: at no time shall a center

Violation Observed: Ensure that rooms for occasional use are not being used as fulltime classrooms or set up rooms with the required supplies. Room 2 is occasional use and was being used as an all day classroom space.
2021-04-19 2021-06-04 3A:52-5.3(q)(2)(ii)
Space and room requirements are as follows: at no time shall a center allow more children in attendance than the licensed room capacity.

Violation Observed: Ensure there are no more children present in a room then the licensed capacity allows. There were 7 children present in the infant room when the licensed capacity is 6. There were 10 children present in room 2 when the licensed capacity is 6. 5/6/2021: Upon inspectors arrival there were 16 children present in room 1 when the license capacity is 6.
2021-04-19 2021-05-06 3A:52-5.3(r)
The center shall take any steps required by the Office of Licensing to correct conditions in the building or center that may endanger the health, safety, and well-being of the children served.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the center complies with all health and safety requirements. The center needs to ensure all visitors, children, and staff have their temperature taken upon arrival, staff conducting screening are wearing gloves, all screening questions on the daily log are asked everyday to all individuals entering the building, and the individual conducting screening is behind a barrier or face shield.
2021-04-19 2021-06-04 3A:52-6.3(a)(4)
All centers shall comply with the following requirements, if the center provides food, the center shall ensure that the food is stored, prepared, and served in a sanitary manner.

Violation Observed: Ensure that all milk and food brought in by children for lunch is stored in the refrigerator or lunch bags with ice packs and not in cubbies.

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