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
Inappropriate discipline 2019-07-27
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-55
The Director stated that after the child confessed "I pooped in the urinal" Director asked if that was a good decision and he stated no and that he was going to clean it up he was given plastic gloves located around the corner from the restroom and towels kept in the the same vicinity. All the conversations were kept away from the other child in the childcare center. Inappropruiate discipline by staff to a child in a child care center.
Staff shall have training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) as follows: In child care centers licensed for infants or toddlers, all infant and toddler caregivers shall be trained annually in infant or pediatric CPR as appropriate 2019-03-23
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-34(2)
One toddler care giver missing documenttion of annual CPR training.
Records, kept at the child care center, shall document the following for all current staff, substitutes, and volunteers: An annual written evaluation of the employees performance 2019-04-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41(a)(5)
Nine staff were missing annual evaluations.
Reporting child abuse or neglect 2019-04-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13
10 staff members missing annual Abuse and Neglect training.
Prior to having direct contact with children or food, the following training or information shall be provided to all staff and volunteers according to the specific responsibilities assigned to that particular staff member or volunteer: Training in universal precautions. A person trained annually in universal precautions shall repeat this training annually for all child care staff and include the following topics: Blood borne diseases and their transmission, work practice controls, and the use of personal protective equipment as required by the OSHA and ISDH 2019-03-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-32(a)(7)(a)
The documentation provided in staff files do not indicate the trainer qualifications.
Electrical safety 2019-03-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-101
Missing outlet covers in a power strip in in classroom (Rm 201), several missing outlet covers in indoor playground area.
Child/staff ratios and supervision 2019-03-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-48
Low light levels prevent direct supervision of infants in infant room Room 001.
When natural light is insufficient, it shall be supplemented by artificial light so that the following minimum levels of illumination are maintained: Gymnasiums, large muscle equipment areas, bathrooms, locker rooms, and diaper changing areas shall have a minimum of thirty (30) foot-candles 2019-03-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-106(b)(4)
Infant room (Room 001) lights were turned off by staff while infants were in the room.
Child/staff ratios and supervision
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-48
1/10/19. Room 201 departed for field trip. 12 children, 2 staff. 1 child left behind in classroom's bathroom. Child unsupervised
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

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