Helping Hands Childcare & Preschool - Indianapolis IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

1610 East 19th Street, Indianapolis IN 46218
(317) 493-1299

About the Provider

Description: Helping Hands Childcare & Preschool is a Unlicensed Registered Ministry in Indianapolis IN. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ 1; PTQ 1; PTQ 1; PTQ 1;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-100573-A
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Oct 01, 2018
  • Current License Expiration Date: Sep 30, 2020
  • 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
2/27/2019
1970-01-01
Sanitation Standards 2019-03-06
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-5.5(b)
Sanitation Standards
2/27/2019
1970-01-01
Handwashing. Adults and children shall wash their hands after using the toilet and before eating 2019-02-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(b)
Water at handwashing sink in the SA area reading 87.2 degrees F. (Water should read between 100-120 degrees .)
2/27/2019
1970-01-01
A provider shall provide for a safe environment by ensuring that no conditions exist in or on the grounds of the facility where a provider operates a child care program that would endanger the health, safety, or welfare of the children, including ensuring that the following items are placed in areas that are inaccessible to children in the providers care: Fire arms, ammunition and other weapons Location __________ Poisons, chemicals, bleach cleaning materials and Medications Location __________. 2019-02-28
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-11(a)
A provider shall provide for a safe environment by ensuring that no conditions exist in or on the grounds of the facility where a provider operates a child care program that would endanger the health, safety, or welfare of the children, including ensuring that the following items are placed in areas that are inaccessible to children in the providers care: Poisons, chemicals, and cleaning materials
2/27/2019
1970-01-01
All restrooms shall be equipped with flush toilets and handwashing sinks and shall be ventilated to the outside. An adequate supply of water, under pressure, shall be provided at all handwashing sinks, as well as soap and disposable paper towels in dispensers. Toilet paper in dispensers shall be located at each toilet 2019-02-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
No toilet paper available in first stall in the SA restroom.
2/27/2019
1970-01-01
Refrigerator and Freezers. Enough conveniently located refrigeration facilities shall be provided to assure the maintenance of potentially hazardous food at required temperatures during storage. Refrigerators and freezers shall be in good condition, clean, and shall maintain the proper temperatures. Each compartment of the refrigerator and freezer shall be provided with an accurate thermometer, in good position for daily monitoring 2019-02-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(c)
No thermometer available in the Infant Room fridge.
9/5/2018
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2018-09-06
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Broken toys sitting on playground in a pile by brick building.Broken playground equipment ie a green/yellow shelf and a broken Thomas ride-on toy lying around the large play area.Small playground covered in weeds along tunnel and around the playground.
9/5/2018
1970-01-01
A provider who cares for children who are less than 12 months of age shall complete a training course in safe sleep practices, approved by the Divison. Ensure that all caregivers of children who are less than 12 months of age follow safe sleep practices. 2018-09-06
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-5.5(b)
A provider who cares for children who are less than 12 months of age shall complete a training course in safe sleep practices, approved by the Divison.
9/5/2018
1970-01-01
Each childcare provider shall have documentation of a Drug test and result does not show presence of illegal controlled substance(s).(Standard 5 or 8 panel urine test) 2018-09-05
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-12.1
Each childcare provider shall have documentation of a Drug test and result does not show presence of illegal controlled substance(s).(Standard 5 or 8 panel urine test)
9/5/2018
1970-01-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2018-09-07
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
1 staff missing up to date Universal Precaution Training.
9/5/2018
1970-01-01
Food Safety. All foods provided by the facility, for children enrolled in the day care ministry, shall be from a food establishment, inspected and approved by a governmental agency. Food items shall be received at the facility in the original, unopened, undamaged packaging and shall be properly protected from damage and potential contamination. Food shall be free from spoilage, filth, or other contamination and shall be safe for human consumption. The temperature of all potentially hazardous food shall be 45 F. or below or 140 F. or above at all times. Frozen food shall be kept frozen and should be stored at a temperature of 0 F. or below 2018-09-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(b)
Bottle of formula prepared at 7:50 a.m. not refridgerated and sitting on counter 1 hour later .

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