Cruz, Miriam - Laurel MD Registered Family Child Care Home

Harmony Lane, Laurel MD 20723
(240) 640-7885
1 Review

About the Provider

Description:

My name is Miriam Cruz and I a Maryland state licensed day care provider. I offer a warm welcome to children up to five years old  in North Laurel, Maryland.
 
I provide a safe, supportive and fun learning environment for your child, with many resources and planned activities such as arts & crafts, building and construction activities, puzzles, reading, field trips, and much more. I plan specific activities to ensure each child is ready for Kindergarten and is a well-rounded individual.
 
I live close to several parks and a library, which I make good use of.  You can find more information about my approach to working with children at https://sites.google.com/site/mcruzdaycare/; if you would like more information, or an informal chat, please contact me at 240.640.7885.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 8
  • License Number: 141231
  • Age Range: 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years
  • Rate Range 180-225
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Languages Supported: English, Spanish
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime
  • Transportation: Field Trips
  • Schools Served: Forest Ridge Elementary
  • District Office: Region 4 - Prince George's County
  • District Office Phone: (301) 333-6940 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.03.02A Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of a complete health inventory for one child enrolled. Provider shall obtain a complete health inventory and send a letter of correction.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.03.03A Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of a written agreement with the parents of one child enrolled. Provider shall obtain a signed written agreement and send a letter of correction.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.03.04A(3) Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence that all 4 emergency cards were updated at least annually as required. One emergency card was updated at time of inspection. Provider shall have the remaining 3 forms updated and send a letter of correction.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.06.02B(2) Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of at least 12 hours of approved continued training completed by the Provider during the last full year of registration. Provider indicated she is currently taking education classes at the college. Provider shall submit evidence of completed training between September 1, 2016 and August 31, 2017.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.09.01B(6) Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of a written screen time policy. Provider shall write a screen time policy and send a copy to the Office of Child Care.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.10.01A(1) Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence a written emergency and disaster plan. Provider shall complete a written emergency disaster plan and send a copy.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.10.01A(3) Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of fire drills being practiced once per month and emergency disaster drills being practiced at least twice per year. Provider shall submit a statement of understanding regarding the frequency fire and emergency drills shall be practiced and documented.
2018-07-13 Routine 13A.15.10.01H(1) Open
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of tweezers and liquid fragrance free soap in the first aid kit. Provider added tweezers at time of inspection. Provider shall purchase liquid fragrance free soap and send a picture or copy of receipt.
2017-07-20 Routine Open
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2016-07-21 Routine 13A.15.03.03A Corrected
Findings: The provider's written service agreement with the parent of each child in care did not contain all required information.

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Reviews

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Hilary Aug 25, 2014

We were so lucky to find Miriam - she is wonderful!

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