Northome Head Start - Northome MN Child Care Center

11731 HIGHWAY 1 , Northome MN 56661
(218) 897-5273

About the Provider

Description: KOOTASCA is a non profit human service agency serving Itasca and Koochiching counties in Northern Minnesota. We serve low-income people providing ways for families to get connected to the community with a plan to get out of poverty. Our mission is “Building Community to End Poverty”. Our services include:
Housing Programs - crisis housing, rehabilitation, energy assistance, home ownership workshops, down payment & financial counseling, closing cost assistance.

Head Start - and early Head Start, project read early literacy, family services & involvement, health services. Check out our report to the public.
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Crisis Services - family support program in our community designed to provide emergency or short-term care for children 0-12 years while families address crisis situations and includes Crisis Housing.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 801762
  • Capacity: 20
  • Age Range: Preschool
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Day Time child care
  • Initial License Issue Date: Mar 02, 1984
  • Current License Issue Date: Sep 11, 2023
  • District Office: Koochiching County Community Services
  • District Office Phone: (218) 283-7000 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Report Date Report Type Report Status
2022-09-20 Licensing Review - See Violation(s)
Violation Category: Minnesota Statutes, section 245A.41, subdivision 3, paragraph (d). - Emergency Preparedness
Violation Description: The emergency preparedness plan was not updated each calendar year.
Provider Response: (Contact the State Licensing Office for more information.)
Correction Documentation Submitted and Approved
2020-11-12 Health and Safety Technical Assistance Review In Compliance
2019-12-09 Correction Order

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