Description: Guiding Light Day Care is a Group Family Day Care in Jamaica NY, with a maximum capacity of 16 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of Total Capacity: 12 children, ages 6 weeks to 12 years AND 4 additional school-aged children�(there must be one caregiver for every two children under the age of two years in attendance). The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.
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|Brief Description: Every licensee and registrant shall obtain fingerprint images, for each prospective employee or volunteer of the child day care program and any person age eighteen or over who will be residing on the premises of the group family day care home or family day care home.|
|Brief Description: Every person in the position of assistant, substitute, or volunteer with the potential for regular and substantial contact with children at the time this regulation becomes effective must complete the Office-approved training by September 30, 2017. Any assistant or substitute who does not complete this training by September 30, 2017 must not be left unsupervised with children in care until such time as the training has been completed. The person supervising the individual must have completed the Office-approved training that complies with the federal minimum health and safety pre-service training requirements.|
|Brief Description: Within five days of a household member turning eighteen years of age or a person eighteen years of age beginning to reside at the premises, the program must submit the State Central Register of Child Abuse And Maltreatment database check forms necessary to complete required screening by the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment to determine if the person is the subject of an indicated report of child abuse or maltreatment;|
|Brief Description: Within five days of a household member turning eighteen years of age or a person eighteen years of age beginning to reside at the premises, the program must submit the forms necessary to check the register of substantiated category one cases of abuse or neglect maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with special Needs pursuant to Section 495 of the Social Services Law.|
|Brief Description: Within five days of a household member turning eighteen years of age or a person eighteen years of age beginning to reside at the premises, the program must submit the necessary fingerprint image necessary to complete the criminal history review required pursuant to section 413.4 of this Article.|
|Brief Description: Must have on file a daily schedule documenting the arrival and departure times of each caregiver, employees and volunteers|
|Brief Description: When care is provided for children under the age of two years, there must be at least one caregiver present for every two children under the age of two years in attendance.|
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