Caring Friends Day Care Ministry - Evansville IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

2216 South Green River Road, Evansville IN 47715
(812) 477-0100

About the Provider

Description: Caring Friends Daycare Ministry began on Aug. 9, 1991 with a Christian program designed to serve all God’s children in an intergrated setting. Caring Friends Daycare Ministry is a non-profit Christian daycare. We are inspected by the state multiple times a year. We were the first ministry in the state of Indiana to earn VCP (Voluntary Certifications Program) Accreditation. We are also a Level 3 on Paths to Quality State Accreditation Program and are actively working towards Level 4, which is NAEYC Accreditation. Caring Friends is a member of NAEYC, IAEYC, EAEYC, 4C, and Chamber of Commerce. Caring Friends Daycare also is on CACFP Food Program and is trained in Serve It Safe training. We offer nutritious breakfast, lunch, and PM snack. Children also brush their teeth after lunch and before nap time. Nap time is from 1pm to 3pm.

Additional Information: PTQ Level 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-99200-A
  • 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
CCDF Inspection
2018-02-09
Each provider shall have the following items inaccessible to children: Firearms and ammunition Location _______________________ Poisons, medication, chemicals, and cleaning materials Location _______________________ 2018-02-09
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-11(a)
Each provider shall have the following items inaccessible to children: Poisons, chemicals, and cleaning materials
Registration
2018-02-09
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2018-02-09
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Bleach and other items that state "Keep out of Reach of Children" stored accessible in unlocked cabinet
Registration
2017-03-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2017-03-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Hand sanitizer in entry accessible to children
Registration
2017-03-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2017-03-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
1 staff file reviewd missing documentation of current universal precautions training
CCDF Inspection
2017-03-01
Each childcare provider shall have annual certification in Child and Infant CPR. Each childcare provider shall have current certification in First Aid. 2017-03-31
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-8
At least one adult shall have annual certification in CPR applicable to all age groups cared for and is present at all times when a child is in care.
Registration
2015-09-17
Food storage 2015-09-17
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-177
Food uncovered on cart when being transported to classrooms
Registration
2014-08-27
The parent or guardian of a child shall, when the child is enrolled in a child care ministry, provide the child care ministry with proof that the child has received the required immunizations against the following: Whooping cough 2014-08-27
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
One child missing documentation of immunizations
3/5/2019
1970-01-01
A provider shall provide for a safe environment by ensuring that no conditions exist in or on the grounds of the facility where a provider operates a child care program that would endanger the health, safety, or welfare of the children, including ensuring that the following items are placed in areas that are inaccessible to children in the providers care: Fire arms, ammunition and other weapons Location __________ Poisons, chemicals, bleach cleaning materials and Medications Location __________.
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-11(a)
A provider shall provide for a safe environment by ensuring that no conditions exist in or on the grounds of the facility where a provider operates a child care program that would endanger the health, safety, or welfare of the children, including ensuring that the following items are placed in areas that are inaccessible to children in the providers care: Poisons, chemicals, and cleaning materials
3/5/2019
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Spakling compound, white out(2 Bottles), assessible to children in an un,ocked cabinet in hallway. Listerine (2 bottels) and multiple container of suncreen in unlocked cabinet in unlock room. Bottle of Hydrogen Pyroxide assessable to children in unlocked storge room.
9/26/2018
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2018-09-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
The tall bookcase in the 3/4s classroom needs to be anchored to the wall

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