Dawn To Dusk Christian Childcare & Learning Center - Plainfield NJ Regular Child Care Center

1500-1512 W THIRD STREET , PLAINFIELD NJ 07060
(908) 561-9706

About the Provider

Description: Dawn To Dusk Christian Childcare & Learning Center is a Regular Child Care Center in PLAINFIELD NJ, with a maximum capacity of 120 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 0 - 13 years. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 20DAW0001
  • Capacity: 120
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-7.5(b)(10) Administration and control of prescription and non-prescription medicines and health care procedures
The center shall develop and follow a policy on the administration of medication and health care procedures to children, which shall include the following provisions: the center shall store prescribed epinephrine pens in their original boxes with the child’s name and prescription. A special care plan or other documentation from a health care provider shall accompany the epinephrine pen. If two epinephrine pens are required, both shall be available. Each center under the jurisdiction of N.J.S.A. 18A:40-12.5 shall store back-up epinephrine pens on site consistent with the requirements stated at N.J.S.A. 18A:40-12.5.e(1).

Violation Observed: Ensure that the required medication is not expired and that all required medication is present at the center. At the time of the inspection there was 1 expired Epi-Pen and 1 special care plan indicated medication that is not provided.
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-7.5(b)(7) Administration and control of prescription and non-prescription medicines and health care procedures
The center shall develop and follow a policy on the administration of medication and health care procedures to children, which shall include the following provisions: the center shall maintain on file a record of the following

Violation Observed: Maintain medication records that include the parental authorization.
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-2.1(b) Application for a license
A person applying for an initial license or renewal license to operate a center or relocation of a center shall submit a completed application to the Office of Licensing at least 45 days prior to the anticipated opening of the center or to the expiration of its existing regular license.

Violation Observed: Refers to the Renewal Attestation.
2019-04-18 2019-06-19 3A:52-3.4(a) Comprehensive general liability insurance
The sponsor or sponsor representative shall secure comprehensive general liability insurance coverage for the center and shall maintain on file a copy of the insurance policy or documentation of current insurance coverage.
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-7.7(b)(1) Environmental sanitation requirements
Centers that maintain outside sandboxes or play areas containing sand shall ensure that only asbestos-free sand is used.
2019-04-18 2019-06-19 3A:52-7.3(a)(2) Health and immunization requirements for children
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: for each child not enrolled in a public or private school, upon admission, the center shall maintain on file at the center a Universal Child Health Record (Department of Health Form CH-14) or its equivalent, updated annually, along with an immunization record, and a special care plan, if applicable. A 30-day grace period is permitted in N.J.A.C. 8:57-4.5(e)
2019-04-18 2019-06-19 3A:52-3.6(b)(1) Information to Parents document
The center shall distribute a copy of the Information to Parents document to each child’s parent(s) upon enrollment and to every person upon becoming a staff member and secure and maintain on file a record of each parent’s and staff member’s signature attesting to receipt of the document. The center shall maintain on file a copy of the Information to Parents document.

Violation Observed: Refers to the staff.
2019-04-18 2019-06-19 3A:52-7.11(a)(1) Information to parents regarding the management of communicable diseases
Each center shall develop a written policy on the management of communicable diseases. This policy shall include the following: the list of illnesses and symptoms of illness for which a child will be separated from the group and possibly sent home, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.1©.
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-7.6(b)(2) Injury to a child while in the center's care
The center shall maintain on file a written record of each incident resulting in an injury as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.6(a). These records shall include the following: the date, time and location of the incident.

Violation Observed: Maintain an accident log or reports that includes the time of notification to parent.
2019-04-18 2019-06-19 3A:52-4.8(d)(1) Orientation training
In lieu of the child care staff development specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.8(b), the director, head teacher(s), group teacher(s), and program supervisor(s) shall each complete 20 hours of staff development each year. Recommended topics of training for these staff include educational and physical activity.

Violation Observed: Refers to the center director.
2019-04-18 2019-06-19 3A:52-6.8(k)(1) Parent and community participation
The center shall develop and follow a written policy on the use of social media including, but not limited to the use of social networking sites and other websites.
2019-04-18 2019-09-13 3A:52-5.3(i)(5)(i) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Environmental condition precautions are as follows: at the time of the initial application, any renewal application, relocation of an existing licensed center and, in the discretion of the Office of Licensing, any other time, the applicant or facility operator shall certify in writing that the center provides a potable water supply provided by a public community water system. If the facility is supplied by a public community water system, the applicant or facility operator shall provide documentation of water testing conducted by a laboratory certified by the Department of Environmental Protection for water testing for lead and copper from all faucets and other sources used for drinking water or food preparation and at least 50 percent of all indoor water faucets utilized by the center.
2019-04-18 2019-09-13 3A:52-5.3(a)(17) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: all televisions and computers shall be secured on a stable surface and shelving shall be secured and not be overloaded.

Violation Observed: Ensure that all computer monitors are secured to a stable surface throughout the center. | Ensure that all cubbies throughout the center are secured to a stable surface.
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-5.3(a)(15) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: ventilation outlets shall be clean and free from obstructions, and filters shall be replaced when saturated.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the bathroom vent in room 1 is free from dust. | Repair and/or replace the rusted vent in the bathroom in room 1.
2019-04-18 2019-07-31 3A:52-5.3(b)(7) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Outdoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: the center shall comply with the Playground Safety Subcode of the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code, as specified in N.J.A.C. 5:23-11.

Violation Observed: Repair and/or replace the black resilient surfacing that is in disrepair. |

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