First Friends Day Care - Buffalo NY Day Care Center

1553 Harlem Road , Buffalo NY 14206
(716) 342-2139

About the Provider

Description:

First Friends Daycare is a small, privately owned, home-like center in Cheektowaga. Recently opened in March 2019, we are constantly updating and improving to provide the best childcare and enriching experiences for our First Friends Families. 

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Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 831317
  • Capacity: 23
  • Age Range: Infants: 8 Toddlers: 8 Preschool: 7
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations Recruited as Quality Stars participant
  • Rate Range Call or view website for current rates
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Daytime, Drop-in Care, Emergency Care, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Not Available
  • Schools Served: Cheektowaga-Sloan School District
  • Current License Issue Date: Mar 08, 2019
  • District Office: Buffalo Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (716) 847-3828 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulations Status
2020-02-10 Violation 418-1.3(h) Not Corrected
Brief Description: Peeling or damaged paint or plaster must be repaired.
2020-02-10 Violation 418-1.5(b)(4) Not Corrected
Brief Description: Each program must hold two shelter-in-place drills annually during which procedures and supplies are reviewed. Parents must be made aware of this drill in advance.
2020-02-10 Violation 418-1.15(c)(31) Not Corrected
Brief Description: The program must maintain on file at the child day care center, available for inspection by the Office or its designees at any time, the following records in a current and accurate manner: documentation from service personnel licensed by the New York State Department of State to perform fire alarm systems maintenance, repair and testing which shows that the fire alarm and detection systems have been inspected, tested and maintained during the current license period in accordance with the applicable requirements of the Fire and Building Code of New York State;
2019-08-20 Violation 418-1.7(m) Corrected
Brief Description: Children may not sleep or nap in car seats, baby swings, strollers, infant seats or bouncy seats unless otherwise prescribed by a health care provider. Should a child fall asleep in one of these devices, he or she must be moved to a crib/cot or other approved sleeping surface.
2019-08-20 Violation 418-1.7(q) Corrected
Brief Description: Cribs, bassinets and other sleeping areas for infants must not have bumper pads, toys, large stuffed animals, heavy blankets, pillows, wedges or infant positioners unless medical information from the child's health care provider is presented indicating otherwise.
2019-08-20 Violation 418-1.8(l)(8) Corrected
Brief Description: Except for Office approved continuity of care classrooms, children under three years of age may not participate in mixed age groups except for limited periods of time at the beginning and end of the child day care center's daily operation.

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