Little Miracles Childcare Center - Dover DE Licensed Child Care Center

(302) 672-7800
2 Reviews

About the Provider

Description: LITTLE MIRACLES CHILDCARE CENTER is a Licensed Child Care Center in DOVER DE, with a maximum capacity of 48 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of INFANT - 12 YEARS. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

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Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 48
  • Age Range: INFANT - 12 YEARS
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: INFANT - 12 YEARS
  • District Office: State of Delaware, Office of Child Care Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-800-822-2236 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor:

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Inspection/Report History

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Cited Date Regulation Code Correction Status
2017-07-14 16N - Records Pending
Corrective Action: The owner could not provide time cards for all staff. The posted staff schedule was not current and daily attendance sheets were not completed. Maintain written or electronic records of daily work assignments and hours for all staff as required per DELACARE. Take attendance for children and track staff room assignments daily. Send a week's worth of attendance records to OCCL showing staff assignments and children's attendance.
2017-07-14 30N - Ratios, group size, and supervision Corrected
Corrective Action: A two-year-old child walked out of the classroom and traveled to the front of the building. Supervise children at all times.
2017-07-14 28N - Staffing Pending
Corrective Action: The center's administrator has not been in attendance at the center during OCCL's last four unannounced visits at various times of the day. Hire an administrator and ensure the administrator is onsite 60% of the center's hours of operation.
2017-07-14 6N - Access allowed to building, files, staff, and children? Corrected
Corrective Action: A staff member intentionally mislead an OCCL specialist during a complaint investigation by not responding to or stating her first name when asked. In addition, the kitchen staff gave conflicting statements about what was served for breakfast when the specialist was trying to verify whether the meal contained all of the required food components. Staff must cooperate with all investigations.
2017-07-10 64N - Feeding of Infants Corrected
Corrective Action: Cows' milk was served to an infant. Infants are not to be feed cows' milk.
2017-06-21 63N - Food, water, and nutrition Corrected
Corrective Action: The menu that was posted was not legible. Ensure the menu is legible.
2017-06-21 28N - Staffing Pending
Corrective Action: An administrator was not present during three visits. The administrator is to be present at least 60% of the hours of operation. Provide the administrator's daily work schedule.
2017-06-21 36N - General safety practices Corrected
Corrective Action: The thermostat was inoperable for the school-age classroom. Fix the thermostat. The center did not have security procedures and allowed specialists to enter without notice. Ensure the center staff or administrator is aware of the people entering or leaving the building by establishing security procedures. The school-age classrooms exit was blocked. Do not block exits. The school-age classroom's temperature was above 82 degrees F. Ensure the temperature is above 68 degrees and no higher than 82 degrees. There was a strong odor in the infant and one-year-old classroom. Remove the odor.
2017-06-21 30N - Ratios, group size, and supervision Corrected
Corrective Action: 21 children were observed unsupervised in the school-age room, an infant was observed in the hallway with an unqualified staff providing care in the hallway, and an aide was alone with three one-year-old toddlers. Maintain correct staff-to-child ratios at all times.
2017-06-21 42N - Sleeping accommodations Corrected
Corrective Action: Infants bedding was dirty and stained. Purchase new crib sheets.

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Ms.B Jan 27, 2018
I have used this provider for less than 6 months

More like a babysitting service they do not pay attention to children there is no curriculum.they fed my child what I specifically stated on application to not feed. not pleasant staff some very sloppy .closed when they want to without notice

Ms. T Oct 02, 2017
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

I loved them, they are very friendly and the kids always come first. The owner is so nice and lovely

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