Playful Hearts Childcare, Llc. - West Bend WI Licensed Group Child Care

2361 W. Washington Street, West Bend WI 53095
(262) 338-0172

About the Provider


We offer a developmentally age appropriate preschool curriculum to all the children in our care. Arts and crafts are part of our daily play. We have the largest outdoor daycare playspace in West Bend with over 4000 sq feet to run and play in!! We have a secured locked lobby. Owner operated with small group sizes for more personalized care.

Additional Information:

Our vehicle is fully insured and has a child safety alarm installed for safer transportation of children and to ensure no child is left behind in the car.

2 stars. Initial License Date: 1/10/2011. Open Jan - Dec. Nighttime care available.
Playful Hearts ChildCare, LLC. Photos: (Click to enlarge)

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 68
  • License Number: 1015826
  • Age Range: 2 Week(s) - 13 Year(s)
  • Rate Range varies based on age
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, limited Spanish
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Drop-in Care, Emergency Care, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips, To/From School
  • District Office: Wisconsin Dept of Children and Families (DCF)- Child Care Regulation and Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 608-266-9314 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Violation Date Rule Number Rule Summary
2018-08-10 251.05(3)(c) Close Supervision Of Children
Description: On an unknown date, two children were not closely supervised to guide their behavior and activities when one of the children pulled down the pants of another child playing on the playground.
2018-07-18 251.06(11)(b)7. Outdoor Play Space - Enclosure
Description: The gate at the top and bottom of the red stairs that leads to the outdoor play area does not latch properly.
2018-07-18 251.06(9)(d)1.c. Food Storage - Cold Storage Thermometers
Description: The refrigeration unit in the Rainbow Room did not have a visible thermometer.
2018-07-18 251.07(3)(a)2. Indoor & Outdoor Equipment - Construction, Condition
Description: Round metal objects attached to the fence in the outdoor play space are rusted.
2018-07-18 251.07(6)(f)1.a. Medication Administration - Parent Authorization
Description: An authorization for medication in the Squirrel Room was expired; An authorization in the Fishy Friends Room did not have dates of authorization and was not signed by the parent.
2018-07-18 251.07(6)(f)5. Medication Administration - As Labeled & Authorized
Description: Expired medication located in the Squirrel Room.
2018-07-18 251.07(6)(f)6. Current Authorizations For Medications On Premises
Description: There was not an authorization for medication for two children in the Fishy Friends Room.
2018-01-17 251.05(3)(c) Close Supervision Of Children
Description: On 12/18/17, a 4 year old child was not closely supervised by a child care worker when the child was chewing on the foam blocks and consumed pieces of the foam.
2017-12-06 251.04(5)(a)7. Staff File - Shaken Baby Syndrome Prevention Training
Description: No documentation of shaken baby syndrome training on file for staff B, per the 12.6.17 staff record checklist.
2017-12-06 251.06(5)(a) Condition Of Premises
Description: 1. The furnace for the 4 year old room upstairs is not not working. The children in that room were moved to the 3 year old room. 2. The tile floor in one of the two bathrooms in the 4 year old room upstairs is not in good repair and needs professional cleaning or replacement. 3. One area of the fence by the one year old play area is not in good repair. A trim board at the base of the fence is off.

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