Noah's Ark Child Care Ministry - Osceola IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

431 North Beech Road , Osceola IN 46561
(574) 674-4359
2 Reviews

About the Provider

Description:

Noah’s Ark Child Care Ministry is a non-profit program governed by the Administrative Board of the Osceola United Methodist Church. The program is administered by a full-time Director and a Board of Directors. We are registered with the State of Indiana to care for children 6 weeks through 12 years of age.

Additional Information:

We offer soccer shots, gymnast in motion, summer program, spring program, part time pre-school, days off care, field trips


Noah's Ark Child Care Ministry Photos: (Click to enlarge)

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 50
  • License Number: RM-99152-A
  • Rate Range 45-150
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips, To/From School
  • 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
12/7/2018
1970-01-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2018-12-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
2 staff have expired Universal Precautions training.
12/7/2018
1970-01-01
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 2018-12-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Baseboard in bathroom needs replaced.
6/20/2018
1970-01-01
Plumbing and Sewage Disposal. All plumbing fixtures shall discharge into a public sanitary sewer whenever available within a reasonable distance, or when soil conditions prohibit the construction of an adequate on-site system. Any on-site sewage treatment system shall meet the requirements of 410 IAC 6-10. If a discharging sewage treatment system is to be constructed, it shall meet the requirements of the department of environmental management. New plumbing equipment shall meet the requirements of the fire prevention and building safety commission (FPBSC) and SBH
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-3(b)
No NonCompliances Cited
10/31/2017
1970-01-01
Diapers. The diapering process shall be done on a table, in a clean and sanitary manner. The diaper changing surface shall be sanitized after each use and materials used for skin cleansing shall be discarded after each use into a tightly covered, easily sanitized container. Individuals responsible for diaper changing shall wash their hands after each diaper change 2017-12-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
1 of the diaper changing pads had a tear in it that either needs to be repaired or the pad replaced.
10/31/2017
1970-01-01
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 2017-12-01
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
1 child needs updated shot records..
10/31/2017
1970-01-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2017-12-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
1 staff didn't have documentation of current UP training.
10/25/2016
1970-01-01
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 2016-10-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
-There were several dusty/dirty ceiling vents that need to be cleaned-There was a stained ceiling tile and a cracked light cover in the girl's bathroom-Very dirty microwave in toddler room.
10/25/2016
1970-01-01
Diapers. The diapering process shall be done on a table, in a clean and sanitary manner. The diaper changing surface shall be sanitized after each use and materials used for skin cleansing shall be discarded after each use into a tightly covered, easily sanitized container. Individuals responsible for diaper changing shall wash their hands after each diaper change 2016-10-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
-Staff member didn't wash hands after diapering. -Changing table needs 2' of plastic on each side except where it touches the wall.
10/25/2016
1970-01-01
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 2016-10-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(a)
The bottom of the refrigerator needs cleaned. -There was food waste in some of the classroom trash cans that didn't have a lid.
10/25/2016
1970-01-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2016-10-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
Not all staff had current Universal Precautions training.

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Reviews

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Heather Jun 09, 2016
I have used this provider for less than 6 months

I was very disappointed. Some family goes to the church and used to go to daycare so we all trusted that it was a great choice.. Then shortly found out it was horrible. My son only went there and in that time he had gotten hurt almost every day. From bruises & scratches, to me picking him up with a busted lip and blood all over his clothes. Each time they had no clue what had happened. I made payments every week in cash or check because they did not accept cards, they would never give receipts. I had just paid them 400$ that they said I was "behind on" and then they said I still owed them. I asked for proof and they had no proof. They were taking my payments off of the papers they were printing to make it look like I did not pay but I had the check receipt from my bank account showing they got it. I explained to them that I was having such a hard time with them so my son would be leaving their school within the next month. A few weeks later I picked him up with blood all over him and they couldn't explain what happened. I was told different stories from different "teachers". I said that he was no longer going to be attending that "school" because they weren't being helpful in any way with information and my son kept getting hurt. They had the nerve to send me a letter in the mail saying I STILL owed them. Which, trust me, I did not. So I drove to them and gave them a check just to be done with them. The absolute worst experience I have ever had with a child care facility. Let alone a church. The daycare my son goes to now is so amazing. He hasn't gotten hurt (besides normal boy troubles) and they always communicate with me daily!

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natalie Jan 13, 2014

Great School! I love the staff. They have done a great job with my children.

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