Little Stars Child Care - Tucson AZ CHILD CARE SMALL GROUP HOME

WEST PALMDALE STREET , TUCSON AZ 85706
(520) 954-5304

About the Provider

Description: LITTLE STARS CHILD CARE is a CHILD CARE SMALL GROUP HOME in TUCSON AZ, with a maximum capacity of 10 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of Infant; Ones; Twos; Three to Five; School-Age. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: SGH-18623
  • Capacity: 10
  • Age Range: Infant; Ones; Twos; Three to Five; School-Age
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Oct 17, 2019
  • Current License Expiration Date: Sep 30, 2022
  • 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
2020-09-08 2020-09-10 Article 5 R9-3-504.A.3.a-b
Findings: Upon inspection of the smoke detectors in licensed areas of the group home, Surveyor 1 noted that the indicator light on the smoke detector in bedroom #2 was not blinking and was therefore not operable. Later that day, the Provider notified Surveyor 1 that they replaced the batteries and the light began blinking again.
2020-03-09 2020-03-10 Article 3 R9-3-310.A.1-6
Findings: Surveyor #2 inspected the first aid kit and observed that it did not contain tape.
2020-03-09 2020-03-10 Article 4 R9-3-402.A.1-5
Findings: Surveyor #2 inspected the cribs and observed that the mattress was covered with a slip sheet that was open at one end and therefore was not a fitted sheet.
2020-03-09 2020-03-10 Article 4 R9-3-406.F.1-3
Findings: Surveyor #2 reviewed the posted menu and observed that it was not dated.
2020-03-09 2020-03-10 Article 5 R9-3-504.A.5.
Findings: Surveyor #1 inspected the living room and observed that one unused electrical outlet was not covered with a safety plug.
2019-08-23 2019-10-17 Article 4 R9-3-408.C.1.g.i-ii
Findings: Upon reviewing the first aid kit that was kept in the vehicle to be used to transport children, Surveyor 1 noted the following: -there were no gauze rolls; -there was one gauze pad; -there were no recloseable, 1 gallon sized bags.
2019-08-23 2019-10-17 Article 5 R9-3-501.B.
Findings: During the inspection, the Provider reported that the air conditioning appeared to not be working on that day and most likely needed to be replaced.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 3 R9-3-301.C.1-2
Findings: The Provider was unable to provide documentation of current liability insurance coverage for the group home. Provider reported that they have not yet purchased insurance.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 4 R9-3-407.A.16.
Findings: The Team Leader read the temperature of the thermometer in the group home's refrigerator to be 45.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 4 R9-3-407.A.17.
Findings: The Team Leader read the thermometer in the group home's freezer to be at 10.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 5 R9-3-501.B.
Findings: During the inspection, the thermometer in Surveyor 1's possession was used to measure the temperature in areas to be used for providing child care services to be at 90. The provider reported that they had noticed that the group home's air conditioning unit did not seem to be working properly and therefore called a technician on the day of the inspection to request that the unit be repaired.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 5 R9-3-502.A.4.
Findings: During the inspection of the outdoor activity area, the Team Leader noted that the fence surrounding the home was not secured in one area. In another area of the fence, there was a gap of 4.5 inches from the bottom of the fence to the ground.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 5 R9-3-504.D.1.
Findings: During the inspection, the provider reported that they had not yet requested a gas inspection for the property.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 5 R9-3-504.E.1.a-d
Findings: Based on review of licensing documents and on an interview with the Provider, it was determined that the Provider had not prepared a fire and emergency plan.
2019-07-16 2019-08-23 Article 5 R9-3-504.E.3.
Findings: During the inspection of the group home, the Team Leader noted that there were no evacuation maps posted at any of the exits in the indoor areas to be used for providing child care services.

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