Mt. Helm Child Care Ministry - Indianapolis IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

1602 North College Avenue, Indianapolis IN 46202
(317) 925-7922

About the Provider

Description: Our Mission: We provide hands-on, interactive, child driven, Christian early child care and education for ages 6 weeks to 5 years, and before / after-school care for ages 5-12 years. We provide programs that address each child's individual strengths and needs in a clean, safe, loving Christian environment.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-99372-A
  • 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
Registration
2018-04-25
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
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Baseboard trim in 3/4/5s room is off by the door and a section near the kitchen that needs fixed. Hand sanitizer on shelf in 2/3s room within reach of children. Remove large fallen limb from playground before children play.
Registration
2017-10-19
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 2017-10-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
Bottles in nursery refrigerator not labeled with name/date. Cheese not sealed/dated in refigerator.
Registration
2017-10-19
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 2017-10-25
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Women's restroom vent dusty/dirty-needs cleaned. Toddler room has hand sanitizer, glade accessible to children. Needs put out of reach of children. Hand Soap in bathroom-make sure it does not say Keep out of reach of children.
Registration
2017-05-10
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 2017-05-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(b)
Infant bottle contents are being rinsed out in the handwashing sink in the Infant room. Must be rinsed out in kitchen.
Registration
2017-05-10
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 2017-05-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(c)
No thermometer in freezer section of infant refrigerator.
Registration
2017-05-10
The parent or guardian of a child shall, when the child is enrolled in a child care ministry, provide the child care ministry with proof that the child has received the required immunizations against the following: Whooping cough 2017-05-17
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
Three children without up-to-date immunization records. One child without an immunization record.
Registration
2017-05-10
Cooking and baking equipment 2017-05-15
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-298
Stove vent hood needs to be cleaned.
Registration
2017-05-10
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 2017-05-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Outlet covers missing in hallway by cots and in hall bathroom.
Registration
2017-05-10
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2017-05-17
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
One staff without current Universal Precautions training documentation.
CCDF Inspection
2017-05-10
Twelve (12) hours of continuing education approved by the division 2017-05-17
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.

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