Denise Shelton - Laurel MD Registered Family Child Care Home

Erica Lane, Laurel MD 20707
(240) 350-9582

About the Provider

Description: Denise Shelton is a Registered Family Child Care Home in Laurel MD, with a maximum capacity of 8 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 8
  • License Number: 159445
  • Age Range: 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • 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
2019-01-03 Routine
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2018-04-05 Complaint 13A.15.03.04A(1) Corrected
Findings: Observed 1 child's file missing the emergency form.
2018-04-05 Complaint 13A.15.05.04A(1) Corrected
Findings: Complaint conducted on today's date. Complaint alleges that the day care provider hit her son with a paddle. Parent also reports that the provider leaves the children downstairs unsupervised while she goes upstairs to talk on the phone. LS Observed the Additional adult and 3 day care children coming upstairs from the basement which is an unapproved day care area.
2018-04-05 Complaint 13A.15.07.01 Corrected
Findings: Complaint conducted on today's date. Complaint alleges that the day care provider hit her son with a paddle. Parent also reports that the provider leaves the children downstairs unsupervised while she goes upstairs to talk on the phone. LS conducted the complaint investigation with CPS, Ms. Clark. LS inquired about the nature of the complaint and asked the provider has she ever hit the child or any children with a paddle. Ms. Shelton stated at the last minute that she doesn't want to lie. She informed LS that told a child, don't let me get my paddle. She states she doesn't hit the children. During complaint investigation, Ms. Clark informed LS that two of the children she interviewed admitted that Ms. Shelton taps them.
2018-04-05 Complaint 13A.15.08.01B(5) Corrected
Findings: Complaint conducted on today's date. Complaint alleges that the day care provider hit her son with a paddle. Parent also reports that the provider leaves the children downstairs unsupervised while she goes upstairs to talk on the phone. LS observed the day care children an additional adult coming upstairs from the basement which is unapproved for child care.
2018-02-23 Routine 13A.15.03.02A Corrected
Findings: Observed 2 children's files missing Part 1 and 2 of the Health Inventory. Observed 1 child's file missing the immunization shot record.
2018-02-23 Routine 13A.15.10.01H(1) Corrected
Findings: Observed 1 item missing from the First Aid Kit: 2 rolls of Gauze.
2017-02-03 Routine 13A.15.03.04A(3) Corrected
Findings: Each child's emergency information form was not updated as required.
2016-02-09 Routine 13A.15.03.04B Corrected
Findings: A file was not maintained for each child in care that contained all of the required information.

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