Cutie Pies Inc. Child Development Center - Myrtle Beach SC Child Care Center

712 S. Poplar, Myrtle Beach SC 29575
(843) 839-9882
1 Review

About the Provider

Description: Our main goal is to provide safe high quality care for your child. We have structured programs for toddler ages18 months to 3 years, preschool from 3-5 years. We also offer infant care, and we have an after school program.

Additional Information: ABC Quality Level: C;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 22258
  • Capacity: 77
  • ABC Quality Level: C
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Oct 20, 2019
  • Current License Expiration Date: Oct 20, 2021
  • District Office: South Carolina Dept. of Social Services - Division of Child Care Services
  • District Office Phone: (843) 661-6623 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Hillers, Christie

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Type Date Deficiency Type Severity Resolved
Application 2019-08-14 Child Records Low Yes
Review 2019-07-10 Out of Ratio High On Site
Review 2019-07-10 Improper Supervision High On Site
Review 2019-06-20 Staff Records Low Yes
Review 2019-06-20 Physical Site Medium Yes
Review 2019-04-03 Out of Ratio High On Site
Review 2019-04-03 Improper Supervision High On Site
Review 2019-04-03 Playground Deficiencies Low Yes
Review 2019-04-03 Staff Central Registry High Yes
Review 2019-04-03 Staff Training Medium Yes

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Reviews

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Allison Jones Jun 21, 2018
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

Amber Ficklin is so untrustworthy and will lie to you directly to your face & all she cares about is the money.She acts like she has it altogether and has your child's best interest at heart. That is also a lie. My child was never cleaned properly in her care, hands always dirty & always soiled. Clothes were always dirty when I picked her up. She just kept humoring me saying she would address the issue. She would avoid me after I kept addressing my concerns about my child, and I called her one day, and she hung up on me. & then sent me a message to not bother her during working hours, she was busy. She told me I had to call first before checking on my child, to not disrupt her schedule. I never felt welcomed by her nor is she the nurturing type. I would pick up my child & she would have her ready outside the classroom bag & all, like she was ready to get rid of her. One day I kept my daughter home because she was sick, she didn't call to check on her, she was calling me as a friendly reminder about tuition, she said.She never listened to what my child's needs were at all.Her staff gave my child food she was allergic too, causing her to have a terrible rash & constant puking. The staff she had especially Danielle, were cold & not friendly. She was so unapproachable & nasty just the like owner, Amber. When I removed my child from the center, Amber met me outside the center with my daughter with her things. She did not give me all her belongings as requested. She kept my child's things that were sentimental to us, as parents. She would tell me I was to overprotective over my child, & that I was to always call first, before I checked on her. I would ask her why, they didn't have an open door policy, and she could never give me a straight answer. I confronted her, and she became irate screaming & hollering.Amber Ficklin is nasty, negligent & unprofessional.She is cold, unapproachable and just downright nasty.She talks down to you like she is better than you.She is a terrible caregiver, owner and provider at Cutie Pies.She never had the best interest of my child in mind.I still bump into her to this day, and she looks at me, like I am the scum of the earth.

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