Children, Inc - Columbus IN Licensed Center

715 McClure Rd , Columbus IN 47201
(812) 379-2319

About the Provider

Description: Children, Inc is a Licensed Center in Columbus IN, with a maximum capacity of 224 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of Infant; Toddler-Two; Two-Twelve. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 224
  • Age Range: Infant; Toddler-Two; Two-Twelve
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA)
  • PTQ Level: 4
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jan 14, 2020
  • 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
1/25/2019
1970-01-01
All items in the restroom must be sanitizable 2019-02-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113(n)
One sweeper, 1 wagon, toys, container of sheets/blankets and file cabinet stored in E20 bathroom. Two sweepers, toy and adult chair in E18 bathroom. Toys, bookcase and chairs stored in E19 bathroom.
1/25/2019
1970-01-01
Staff, substitutes, and volunteer records 2019-02-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41
Three staff persons without current TB test results.
1/25/2019
1970-01-01
Staff orientation 2019-01-30
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-32
One staff person without the IACCRR child abuse/neglect training webinar certificate.
1/25/2019
1970-01-01
Kitchen and food preparation areas 2019-02-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-116
Containers of dry cereal are not dated in the kitchen pantry.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
Infant/Toddler Equipment; General 2018-02-16
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-131
No in and out of small climbing equipment in Bunnies classroom.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
Building maintenance 2018-02-23
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
Walls damaged in B6 and B4 classrooms. Stress crack in younger children's gym wall. Several floor tiles no longer secured to the floor in the Adventurers bathroom. Wall damaged behind toilets in B4 bathroom. Bathroom ceiling vent dirty in Caterpillars.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
Educational equipment and materials 2018-02-16
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-63
No in and out of small climbing equipment in the Panda Bears room.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
Kitchen and food preparation areas 2018-02-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-116
Thermometer in walk-in refrigerator in kitchen registered 50 degrees F. (Should be be 41 degrees F. or below.)
3/28/2017
1970-01-01
Staff, substitutes, and volunteer records 2017-04-21
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41
Two staff files without written physical exams. One staff file without TB test results. Five staff files without current written annual evaluations. One staff file without drug test results. One staff file without an employment application. One staff file without education documentation.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2018-01-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
Purse accessible to children in unlocked low cabinet under refrigerator in Caterpillars room.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
Water Supply and Plumbing 2018-02-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114
Hot water did not reach at least 100 degrees F. at children's sinks in Bunnies, Caterpillars and Panda Bears.
1/30/2018
1970-01-01
The center shall provide space for each childs personal belongings to keep them separate from other childrens belongings 2018-02-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-111(d)
Coats and blankets touching in cubbies in B6 and blanket on the floor in cubby area in B4.
3/28/2017
1970-01-01
Staff orientation 2017-04-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-32
One staff person without documentation of orientation. Three staff persons without current Universal Precautions training.
2/13/2017
1970-01-01
Medication 2017-02-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-88
No doctor's order for prescription medication without a prescription label in Tiggers. Medication not locked in Rascals and sitting on top of wax paper dispenser in bathroom.
2/13/2017
1970-01-01
Kitchen and food preparation areas 2017-02-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-116
The thermometer in the Panda's refrigerator read 52 degrees F. (Should be 41 degrees F. or below.) Thermometer in Bunnies refrigerator is brokenl.

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