Central Methodist Child Care - Evansville IN Licensed Center

300 Mary Street, Evansville IN 47710
(812) 424-9461

About the Provider

Description: Central Child Care, a licensed non-profit child care and day care center, has provided a loving, safe environment for kids since 1958. This long standing commitment to the welfare of young children has led us to be one of the top Evansville child care facilities. We believe that when a child is born, their world is full of possibilities. Possibilities of discovering, caring and sharing, adventure and success, and the fullness of God's Love. At Central Child Care we strive to help each child achieve these possibilities. Our staff is throughly committed to quality child care, and is continually pursuing higher education and training in order to provide the best possible developmental opportunities for the children in their care.

Additional Information: Number Of Infants Licensed: 16; Number Of Toddler Licensed: 20; PTQ Level 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 256
  • License Number: 12280
  • Age Range: Infant; Toddler; Two-Twelve
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • 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
Bathrooms 2018-04-20
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
Sinks in 306, 201, 202, 203 are not sealed completely to wall.
The center shall provide the parent explicit, documented, formal written reasons for refusal to admit or provide care to a child 2018-03-21
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-17(a)
Family was let go without explicit, documented, formal written reasons for refusal to care.
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2018-03-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
Toothpaste stored within reach of children in 201 and 202. Toothpastes state "Keep out of Reach of Children under six"
Infant Feeding 2018-04-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-134
Two infants in 301 missing feeding plans with physcian's signature
Infant/Toddler Sleeping 2018-03-24
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-141
At time of rating inspection, there were two children asleep in bouncy and two placed in bouncy seats in sleep sacks with the intent to fall asleep.
General program components 2017-05-20
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-57
Caregiver did not follow procedure the facility had in place regarding transitions. Procedure must be revisited.
Child/staff ratios and supervision 2017-07-20
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-48
Supervision: One three year old child left unattended in the classroom for no longer than 5 minutes. At time of inspecion, Director left child unattended with consultants.
Building maintenance 2017-03-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
Stained ceiling tiles present in basement play area
The childs hands shall be washed after diaper changing with a clean, damp, soapy cloth, then rinsed with a second clean cloth in the same order, or, the childs hands shall be held under warm, running water, soaped, and dried with a disposable towel 2017-02-23
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-94(u)
One caregiver did not have children wash their hands after diapering.
Childrens admission records 2017-03-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36
6 child files reviewed missing documentation of up to date immunizations; 3 files reviewed missing physicals signed by physician

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