Children's Nest Inc. - Wantagh NY Day Care Center

737 & 735 Wantagh Avenue, Wantagh NY 11793
(516) 867-7404

About the Provider

Description: Children's Nest Early Childhood Education Center originated with the idea of an educational commitment to a social-emotional, age appropriate development for early education learners. The concept of combining the creative curriculum, highly conducive learning environments, and programs enriched with real-life activities allows our young learners to interact with their surroundings and others in a positive manner. As a parent or guardian, you will be pleased to know your child is communicating with others, building brain power, making new friends, growing a healthy body, and nurturing their individual creativity on a daily basis. Therefore, why not reward your child and family with the Children's Nest's difference? Children's Nest is a New York State licensed, Department of Social Services participant. Our center partakes in the Child and Adult Care Food Program in order to provide your youngster with nutrient enriched meals and snacks daily. Our child care center fosters children's readiness for the future and we are willing partners for working families.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer medications; Initial License Date: 8/19/2010;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 84
  • License Number: 449424
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 84;Infants: 16;Toddlers: 22;Preschool: 46;School age: 0;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Levittown School District
  • District Office: Long Island Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (631) 240-2560 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Date Regulation Status
2018-07-17 418-1.7(m) Corrected
Brief Description: Children may not sleep or nap in car seats, baby swings, strollers, infant seats or bouncy seats unless otherwise prescribed by a health care provider. Should a child fall asleep in one of these devices, he or she must be moved to a crib/cot or other approved sleeping surface.
2018-07-17 418-1.11(i)(18)(iii) Corrected
Brief Description: Children must be kept clean and comfortable at all times. Diapers must be changed when wet or soiled. The diaper changing area must be as close as possible to a sink with soap and hot and cold running water. This area or sink must not be used for food preparation. Diaper changing surfaces must be cleaned and disinfected after each use with an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered product that has an EPA registration number on the label.
2018-07-17 418-1.12(z) Corrected
Brief Description: All containers or bottles of, breast milk, formula or other individualized food items must be clearly marked with the child's complete name.
2018-07-17 418-1.15(c)(11) Corrected
Brief Description: personnel information including a list of all staff with job assignments and schedules; Statewide Central Register clearance results; Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with Special Needs background check forms; criminal history review information; staff resumes; medical statement, acceptable references and other information required by section 418-1.13 of this Subpart;
2018-04-05 418-1.7(o) Corrected
Brief Description: Other than for school age children, sleeping and napping arrangements must be made in writing between the parent and the program. Such arrangements shall include: the area of the program where the child will nap; whether the child will nap on a cot, mat, bed or a crib; and how the napping child will be supervised, consistent with the requirements of section 418-1.8 of this Subpart.
2016-08-09 418-1.8(k)(2)(i) Corrected
Brief Description: there must be one teacher for every four children;
2016-08-09 418-1.15(c)(11) Corrected
Brief Description: personnel information including a list of all staff with job assignments and schedules; Statewide Central Register clearance results; Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with Special Needs background check forms; criminal history review information; staff resumes; medical statement, acceptable references and other information required by section 418-1.13 of this Subpart;

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