Labor of Love Childcare, LLC - South Bend IN Licensed Home

, South Bend IN 46615
(574) 309-0882

About the Provider


Labor of Love Childcare, LLC is a family childcare home that serves families with children ages 6 weeks to 3 years old. We pride ourselves in offering loving, attentive care in an intimate, learning environment. Learning is play-based and child initiated through a structured environment by experienced and educated teachers.

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Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 71-452388
  • Capacity: 12
  • Age Range: Infant-Three
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations BBB Accredited, Level 3 Paths to Quality
  • Rate Range $50-225
  • PTQ Level: 3
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Languages Supported: English, English
  • Type of Care: Drop-in Care, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Not Available, To/From School
  • Current License Issue Date: Jul 01, 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
The license shall be publicly displayed in the home
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-29.5(d)
license not posted
The licensee shall ensure that no conditions exist in the home or on the grounds where child care services are provided that would endanger the health, safety, or welfare of the children
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-45(a)
hot water at handwashing sink at 128 degrees - must be less than 120
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in fire prevention and safety procedures within one (1) week of starting employment or volunteer work
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(a)
new staff not trained in fire evacuation procedures
The following child to staff ratios apply: Type of Home Child:Staff Ratio Infant/Toddler Mixed (Birth-24 months) 6:1* *Two (2) of the six (6) children must be at least sixteen (16) months of age and walking. Otherwise the ratio is 4:1. Mixed Age Groups (Birth-6 years) 10:1* *No more than three (3) of the ten (10) children may be under sixteen (16) months of age and must be walking. 3 years and older (3-10 years) 12:1 2020-03-17
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-36.5(e)
8 children with two caregivers were observed- at conclusion of visit - 1 caregiver left - leaving 8 children (10 mo.; 11 mo; 3 that were 15 mo; 20 months; 23 months and a 39 months) - program out of ratio
A licensee that cares for children who are less than twelve (12) months of age shall: ensure that all caregivers of children who are less than twelve (12) months of age follow safe sleeping practices. 2020-03-17
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-5-3.7(a)(2)
It was observed 2 infants sleeping in car seats (10 and 11 month olds) with blankets on them; observed a 15 month old sleeping in a bouncy seat
Type of correction needed: program out of compliance with child/staff ratio requirements

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