Noah's Ark Day Care - Richmond IN Licensed Center

131 NW 8th Street, Richmond IN 47374
(765) 962-8869

About the Provider


Noahs Ark is a licensed, non-profit child care center located in Richmond, IN. We serve children ages 6 weeks - 12 years. Noahs Ark has a capacity of 114 children and is a Level 3 Paths to QUALITY provider.

Additional Information: Number Of Infants Licensed: 8; Number Of Toddler Licensed: 10; PTQ Level 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 114
  • License Number: 125589
  • Age Range: Infant; Toddler; Two-Twelve
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations Level 3 Paths to QUALITY
  • Rate Range 75-113
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • 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
All caregivers and other persons counted in child/staff ratios shall have training in basic first aid as follows: Basic first aid training shall include rescue breathing and first aid for choking and shall be consistent with basic first aid training developed by the American Red Cross or the National Safety Council for First Aid Training Institute 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-33(3)
5 staff missing annual First Aid training
Each room shall have, at a minimum, the following: Blocks and accessories 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-133(b)(5)
Blocks missing in toddler room or were not made accessible.
During the first two (2) weeks of employment, all staff shall receive documented training in recognizing and reporting child abuse and neglect. The director shall update this training annually 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13(b)
3 staff missing annual Child abuse training
Records, kept at the child care center, shall document the following for all current staff, substitutes, and volunteers: Verification that staff is free of tuberculosis within thirty (30) days of employment and annually thereafter 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41(a)(7)
5 staff missing updated TB testing
Caregivers shall arrange equipment in orderly, clearly defined areas of interest with space in each area for children to see the various activities available to them 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-57(f)
several classrooms had centers closed off or shelves pushed to the wall. Children did not have clearly defined areas for centers in all classrooms
Each room shall have, at a minimum, the following: A sand/water/sensory table or container with equipment for measuring and pouring 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-133(b)(2)
Sensory tables are not utilized in classrooms. One table taped shut.Science not available or accessible in all rooms
The center must firmly secure and keep all carpeting clean. 2016-08-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99(g)
carpets throughout the building need cleaned
Staff shall take the following steps to maintain the child care center: Clean the child care center daily 2016-07-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99(i)(1)
several changing areas need cleaned under the changing pad. Hall way restrooms need cleaned around the toilet and corners. Vents in all restrooms need cleaned. Window broken in Colts room
The outdoor caregivers will interact with children in all areas of the playground and ensure that all children are visible at all times 2016-07-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-68(a)
Upon arrival children were playing outside on large playground and all caregivers were sitting at the picnic table. Teachers should actively supervise children when outside.
The following minimums shall be provided to each group to children two (2) years of age and older: Equipment and materials to supply the following learning centers: Art 2016-07-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-63(c)(1)(a)
Art supplies and easel was not supplied/ directly available to children in all classrooms.

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