Heart Hands And Mind Inc - Prescott WI Licensed Group Child Care

1425 N Acres Rd , PRESCOTT WI 54021
(715) 262-5444
6 Reviews

About the Provider

Description: Heart, Hands, and Mind believes that children must have a heart-felt meaning and use their hands to create and construct, in order for their minds to learn and understand!

To provide children the opportunity to learn to socialize with one another: through independent or guided activities.

To provide activities that foster creativity, thinking skills, decision making, small and large motor skills, and independence.

To encourage children to communicate with each other.

To learn and have fun!

Additional Information: Initial License Date: 9/4/2006. Open Jan - Dec. 3 stars.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 1011130
  • Capacity: 133
  • Age Range: 6 Week(s) - 13 Year(s)
  • YoungStar Rating: 3
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Wisconsin Dept of Children and Families (DCF)- Child Care Regulation and Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 608-266-9314 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Violation Date Rule Number Rule Summary
2021-08-05 251.06(2)(b) Electrical Or Hot Surface Protection
Description: On 7/27/21, a child burn the back of her hand on the bulb of a projector which was accessible to children.
2021-07-01 251.05(2)(a)2. Staff Record - Completed Background Check
Description: FBI fingerprint background check missing for 7 employees.
2021-06-16 251.04(8)(b) Biennial Training - Child Abuse & Neglect
Description: On 6/16/21, a current certificate of completion of the biennial training in child abuse & neglect laws, identification, and reporting procedures within the past 24 months was not observed for employee A and C.
2021-06-16 251.05(3)(c) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training
Description: On 6/16/21, a current certificate of completion for infant and child cardiopulmonary resuscitation including training in the use of an automated external defibrillator was not on file for employee A.
2021-06-16 251.04(6)(a)1. Child Record - Enrollment Information
Description: On 6/16/21, the enrollment form for child #3 was observed to have missing information.
2021-06-16 251.04(6)(a)8.a. Child Record - Physical Exam - Under 2
Description: on 6/16/21, A current Health/Physical Exam Report was not observed in the file for Child # 6.
2021-06-16 251.05(4)(a) Staff Orientation - Develop, Implement, Document
Description: On 6/16/17, documentation of having completed an orientation within the first week at the center was not observed on file for employee C.
2021-06-16 251.05(2)(a)3.a. Staff Record - Physical Examination
Description: On 6/16/21, a health examination to be reported on a form provided by the department, 12 months prior or within 30 days after beginning work at the center was not observed on file for employee C, indicating the person is physically able to work with young children and free from illness detrimental to children including tuberculosis.
2019-11-21 251.055(1)(a) Close Supervision Of Children
Description: On 11/21/19, a 3 year old from the Blue room was observed by himself in the boys bathroom down a hallway without close supervision of a child care worker.
2019-11-21 251.06(9)(f)3. Food - Leftover Prepared Food
Description: On 11/21/19, a bowl of peas dated 11/18/19 was observed in kitchen refrigerator. Rules in pertinent part states food that was prepared but not served shall be dated, refrigerated promptly, and used within 36 hours.
2019-11-21 251.06(9)(g)1.d. Meal Preparation Staff - Orientation, Training
Description: On 11/21/19, there is no training documentation showing food service personnel (employee B) completed at least four hours in kitchen sanitation, food handling and nutrition annually.
2019-11-21 251.07(5)(a)6. Menus - Changes
Description: On 11/21/19, the changes on a menu dated 11/20/19 was not recorded on the copies of the menu kept on file and posted for parents.
2019-11-21 251.04(2)(L)1.a. Monitoring Results Posted
Description: On 11/21/19, current licensing statements of noncompliance were not posted.
2019-11-21 251.05(4)(a) Staff Orientation - Develop, Implement, Document
Description: On 11/21/19, documentation of having completed an orientation within the first week at the center was not observed on file for employee B.
2019-11-21 251.05(2)(a)1. Staff Record - Personal Information
Description: On 11/21/19, a staff record form was not observed on file for employee B.

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Reviews

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Kimberly A Juenemann Jan 29, 2020
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

I cannot say enough good things about this childcare center or about the women who work here. It is clear that they genuinely love and care about the children and their well-being.
I was so worried at first, bringing my two precious babies to a daycare center, and after the first day I was so relieved at how loving and welcoming the teachers were. I can honestly say that my child would not know half of the things he has learned had he not went to this center. These women are rockstar's and excellent at what they do. I am so thankful I found this center when I did.

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Happy Jul 22, 2014

My son has been going to this daycare for 3 years. I have been happy with the teachers and their care since day one. My son started this daycare when he was 4 years old. So I cannot speak on the infant care. I have been happy with the day-to-day communication as well. I am always made aware when there is something going on. I'm not sure what time these other parents are picking up/dropping off, but there is ALWAYS someone at the front desk when I pick up my son. They also always say hello and have a good night. My son has made so many friends here that he wouldn't have normally made just at school. The staff will also call to confirm with you if your school aged child didn't come off the bus (if you forget to tell them you are picking them up at school-as I have done before.) My son has been in a couple of different daycares before, and this is by far my favorite that we've been in. I'm honestly shocked that they are getting poor reviews.

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Unhappy dad Dec 22, 2013

I agree .the desk is often unattended and even worse the door is not locked therefor allowing any person uncontrolled access to their so called daycare center. I once had three children there. If I could do it over I would have looked I to the state records to see any prior violations. The staff has zero communication . One example is a child under their so called care being put on a bus and sent home . Just knowing that I would never want a child any where near that place. When looking them up please be certain to look up their previous name. I think it has changed due to violations.
In closing I agree ,I wish zero stars were an option

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Happy mommy Dec 19, 2013

My child loves her teachers. When ever I walk in the staff greets me warmly and usually uses my name. My child is learning so much! At age 2 my child can identify most of the letters in the alphabet and can count to 5! Also, and my favorite, my child has learned to share, take turns, and how to interact properly with the other children.

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Anthr Disaptd Mom May 14, 2013

There was never anyone at the desk greeting us when we came or left. If anyone was there, they most often didn't look up from their computer to say hi. I dropped my kids off early and nobody would answer the phone before 8am. My child came home with many bites and scratches. WHen I picked up my child, the room he was in would be absolutely crazy. Children were tackling each other, pulling each other's hair, and other things. NOT a good experience here.

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Disappointed Mommy Apr 16, 2013

If it was an option , I would choose ZERO!!!!

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