First United Methodist Church Head Start - Mesa AZ CHILD CARE CENTER

15 EAST FIRST AVENUE, MESA AZ 85210
(480) 969-5577

About the Provider

Description: FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH HEAD START is a CHILD CARE CENTER in MESA AZ, with a maximum capacity of 48 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of Ones; Twos; Three to Five; . The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 48
  • License Number: CDC-17071
  • Age Range: Ones; Twos; Three to Five;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: ADHS Division of Licensing Services
  • District Office Phone: (602) 364-2539 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Survey Date Date Corrected Rule/Statute Title
2017-08-17 2017-08-28 Article 2 R9-5-203.A. 1-2
Findings: Findings include: Based on facility documentation and the Surveyor's observations, the files for Staff #1 and Staff #2 lacked Central Registry Affidavits.
2017-08-17 2017-08-28 article 3 R9-5-306.A.1.
Findings: Findings include: Based on facility documentation and the Surveyor's observations, the attendance records for two out of 17 children whose records were reviewed lacked: Child #1: Admission time for 8/17/17. Child #2: Complete admission signature.
2017-08-17 2017-08-28 Article 4 R9-5-402.A.1-12
Findings: Findings include: Based on facility documentation and the Surveyor's observations, the file for Staff #3 lacked a TB test read within the required time frames. Staff #3's starting date of employment was 8/14/17, and the TB test was read on 8/16/17. Reference R9-5-301.F
2017-08-17 2017-08-28 article 5 R9-5-501.A.12
Findings: Findings include: Based on the Surveyor's observations, there was a build up of rust on the sanitary napkin containers accessible to children in the girls' playground restroom.
2017-08-17 2017-08-28 article 5 R9-5-503.A.1.a.b.
Findings: Findings include: Based on the Surveyor's observations, there was a blue plastic ball and a sponge on the Early Head Start Room's diaper changing counter, and the caulking was cracked around the diaper changing sink.
2016-11-30 2016-12-07 article 3 R9-5-303.B.
Findings: Findings include: Based on facility documentation, staff interview, and the Surveyor's observations, the correct licensed capacity was not posted in Room B. The posted capacity was 10, and the licensed capacity is 20. Sixteen children were present in the classroom. The staff member stated they had not changed the capacity since the Early Head Start had been in the room prior to the beginning of the school year.
2016-11-30 2016-12-07 article 3 R9-5-304.B.1-9.
Findings: Findings include: Based on facility documentation and the Surveyor's observations, the emergency cards for four out of 15 enrolled children whose files were reviewed lacked: Child #1, #2: Date of enrollment. Child #3: Mother's address; father's address. Child #4: Second emergency contact.
2016-11-30 2016-12-07 article 3 R9-5-305.A.1.2.
Findings: Findings include: Based on facility documentation and the Surveyor's observations, the file for Child #4 lacked an immunization record.
2016-11-30 2016-12-07 article 5 R9-5-503.A.2.a-c.
Findings: Findings include: Based on staff interview and the Surveyor's observations, there was a stack of paper towels in a plastic bucket next to the diaper changing sink in the Early Head Start Room. Staff stated the paper towel dispenser was too high for the children to reach.
2016-07-06 2016-07-07 Article 6 R9-5-605.B.10.
Findings: Findings include: Based on the Surveyor's observations, the exhaust fan in the restroom between Room A and Room B was inoperable.

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