Elkhart Child Development Center - Elkhart IN Licensed Center

2121 Prairie Street, Elkhart IN 46517
(574) 293-5316

About the Provider

Description: Our mission is to provide high-quality childcare and educational services to children of lower income families in Elkhart County, which includes the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development of the child, while strengthening the family unit.

Additional Information: Number Of Toddler Licensed: 10; PTQ Level 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 134
  • License Number: 10128
  • Age Range: Toddler; Two-Six
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Indiana Family and Social Services Administration - Bureau of Child Care
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-511-1144 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
Licensing
2017-10-10
Diapering
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-94
None of the changing tables had wax paper to place on the changing pad as a barrier between the child and the pad.
Licensing
2017-10-10
Building maintenance
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
-2 of the classrooms (orange and red rooms) have some baseboard by the sink that is coming away from the wall and needs to be reattached-Sinks in the red room are starting to have cracked caulking that will cause the sink to come away from the wall. These need to be recaulked-Bathroom light missing cover in red room
Licensing
2016-09-26
A written application for admission of each child, signed by the childs parent, shall be on file at the child care center prior to admission and shall include the following: The childs full name, address, and sex 2016-09-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36(1)
Licensing
2016-09-26
The administrator or director is responsible for maintaining all interior and exterior surfaces, including walls, floors, ceilings, equipment, toys, furnishings, and cribs, in a safe condition, free of sharp points or jagged edges, splinters, protruding nails or wires, loose parts, rusty parts, or materials containing poisonous substances 2016-09-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99(c)
Licensing
2016-09-26
The specific guidelines of the most current, Handbook for Public Playground Safety, as published by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, D.C. 20207, shall be used to determine compliance with the following safety rules: Assembly, installation, and the anchoring process shall be completed in strict accordance with the manufacturers specifications 2016-09-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-66(1)
Licensing
2015-08-26
The center shall equip each toddler room with the following furnishings: A sanitizable changing table 2015-08-27
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-130(a)(4)
2 changing pads had tears in them that either need to be repaired or the pad replaced.
Licensing
2015-03-13
The specific guidelines of the most current, Handbook for Public Playground Safety, as published by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, D.C. 20207, shall be used to determine compliance with the following safety rules: Assembly, installation, and the anchoring process shall be completed in strict accordance with the manufacturers specifications 2015-04-04
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-66(1)
-There was a small gap between the slide platform and the slide chute that needs to be repaired.
Licensing
2015-03-13
The center must seal all hand washing sinks to the wall 2015-04-04
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113(l)
In 2N room, the handwashing sinks need to be resealed to the wall.
Licensing
2015-03-13
The center shall equip each toddler room with the following furnishings: A sanitizable changing table 2015-04-04
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-130(a)(4)
In 2N room, there were miscellaneous items sitting on top of the changing table pad. In order for this area to remain sanitary, nothing should be placed on the changing pad.
9/17/2018
1970-01-01
Building maintenance 2018-10-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
There was an area of cracking paint on the ceiling of the kitchen.

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