Little Fishers Early Learning Childcare Ministries - Gary IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

4927 Virginia Street, Gary IN 46409
(219) 980-9233

About the Provider

Description: Little Fishers Early Learning Childcare Ministries is a Unlicensed Registered Ministry in Gary IN. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • 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
CCDF Inspection
2017-12-14
Twelve (12) hours of continuing education approved by the division 2018-01-03
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-8(b)(4)
Unless the provider is a parent, stepparent, quardian, custodian, or other relative to each child in the care of the provider, the individual annually must recieve at least twelve (12) hours of continuing education approved by the division and related to the age appropriate education development, care, and safety of children.
Registration
2017-12-14
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 2018-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Furnace start up switch housing in basement is missing screws and has wires exposed. Furnace area needs to be made inaccessible to childrenClutter on basement room needs to be removed
Registration
2017-08-11
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 2017-08-23
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
sink needs to be sealed to the wall.Caulking around upstairs toilet needs to be reapplied
Registration
2016-08-15
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 2016-08-19
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
Upstairs sink needs to be secured and sealed to the wall
Registration
2016-01-06
Food Service. The kitchen and any other food preparation area shall be maintained in a clean and sanitary condition, separate from areas used for any other purpose, and shall be so located that it is not used as a throughway to other rooms or areas. The kitchen shall not be used for childrens activities or naps, a dining or recreational area for adults, or as an office 2016-01-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(a)
kitchen cupboard doors above stove have sticky residue
Registration
2016-01-06
Storage. Containers and packages of food, cleaned and sanitized utensils, equipment, and single-service articles shall be stored at least six (6) inches above the floor in a clean, dry location in such a way that protects them from contamination, cleaning compounds, and toxic or hazardous materials. This does not apply to cased food packaged in waterproof containers 2016-01-06
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
open dry food not sealed in air tight container or dated when opened
CCDF Inspection
2016-01-06
2016-02-05
Type of correction needed: A provider that cares for more than sixteen (16) children at a facility where the provider operates a child care program shall maintain a ratio of children to caregivers in the same proportions as specified in the child to staff ratio requirements.
CCDF Inspection
2016-01-06
A provider shall have annual intradermal tuberculosis test and result. If medical exempt there must be an annual chest x-ray or a MD statement "free of TB Symptoms". 2016-01-11
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-6
Each child care provider, household member, employee, volunteer caregiver shall have an intradermal tuberculosis test & results prior to giving care.
CCDF Inspection
2016-01-06
Written Policy requiring an individual providing a criminal history to report any criminal convictions to the provider. 2016-01-11
Type of correction needed: IAC 3-18-14(f)
The provider shall maintain a written policy requiring an individual providing a criminal history to report any criminal convictions to the provider.
CCDF Inspection
2016-01-06
Compliance and written policy concerning safe conditions and safety of motor vehicles used to transport children. 2016-01-11
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-5 (c) and (d)
The provider shall have, and maintain compliance with, a written policy describing the practice of the provider concerning safe conditions in the facility and on the grounds.

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