Creative Choices Child Care Center - Seneca Falls NY Day Care Center

23 Cayuga St, EASTMAN HALL, Seneca Falls NY 13148
(315) 568-9542

About the Provider

Description: At Creative Choices/Creative Options, we believe each child:
is a unique individual, who thrives in a loving, nurturing, and creative environment with age appropriate activities.
deserves a physical environment that is safe, clean, healthy and child-friendly
should have programs arranged to offer challenging play and learning choices at a range of developmental levels
needs positive methods of discipline with consistent and appropriate limits to support and nurture, growth and development
does best when families and caregivers are responsive to needs of the child and work as a team.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer over-the-counter topical ointments only; Initial License Date: 2/1/1990; There has been enforcement actions since 2003;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 79
  • License Number: 40257
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 79;Infants: 14;Toddlers: 10;Preschool: 35;School age: 20;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Seneca Falls School District
  • District Office: Rochester Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (585) 238-8531 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2016-11-01 418-1.5(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions in areas accessible to children which pose a safety or health hazard.
2016-08-01 418-1.9(j) Corrected
Brief Description: Corporal punishment is prohibited. For the purposes of this Subpart, the term corporal punishment means punishment inflicted directly on the body including, but not limited to, physical restraint, spanking, biting, shaking, slapping, twisting or squeezing; demanding excessive physical exercise, prolonged lack of movement or motion, or strenuous or bizarre postures; and compelling a child to eat or have in the child's mouth soap, foods, hot spices or irritants or the like.
2016-08-01 418-1.11(b)(1) Corrected
Brief Description: Staff and volunteers must each submit a medical statement on forms furnished by the Office or an approved equivalent from a health care provider:
2016-08-01 418-1.11(b)(2) Corrected
Brief Description: A medical statement will be required when an event or condition reasonably calls into question a staff person or volunteer's ability to provide safe and suitable child care.
2016-08-01 418-1.11(b)(4) Corrected
Brief Description: The medical statement must give satisfactory evidence that the individual is physically fit to provide child day care and has no diagnosed psychiatric or emotional disorder which would preclude such individual from providing child day care.
2016-08-01 418-1.13(a)(1) Corrected
Brief Description: Staff and volunteers must be mature, of good character and possess suitable personal qualifications.
2016-08-01 418-1.15(b)(11)(ii)(e) Corrected
Brief Description: three (3) acceptable references;
2016-06-14 418-1.15(c)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: daily attendance records, which must be filled out at the time a child arrives and departs, and must include arrival and departure times;
2016-05-26 418-1.8(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Children cannot be left without competent supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a teacher's range of vision and that the teacher be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
2016-05-26 418-1.11(f)(2) Corrected
Brief Description: If the licensee elects not to administer medications, the staff must still document the dosages and time as per section 418-1.11(f)(9) of this Subpart that the medications were given to the child by the child's parent, or relative within the third degree of consanguinity of the parents or step-parents of the child.

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Nearby Providers

Nys Fed. Of Growers & Processors Inc./seneca Head Start Seneca Falls, NY | (315) 568-8774 | 0.6 mile away
Creative Options (child Dev. & Parent Resource Ctr) Sacc Seneca Falls, NY | (315) 568-9542 | 0.7 mile away