Praises and Pathways Day Care Ministry - Portland IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

2875 East 200 South, Portland IN 47371
(260) 726-2200

About the Provider

Description: Praises and Pathways Day Care Ministry is a Unlicensed Registered Ministry in Portland IN. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-100271-A
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jul 01, 2018
  • 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
2/21/2019
1970-01-01
The operator of a child care ministry that cares for children who are less than twelve (12) months of age shall: ensure that all caregivers of children who are less than twelve (12) months of age follow safe sleeping practices.
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-14.1(a)(2)
staff need safe sleep training
2/21/2019
1970-01-01
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
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
food not labeled in frig
2/21/2019
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
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
shelf not secured
4/24/2018
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 2018-04-24
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Frog Urinal will need to be removved from boys restroom for sanitation purporses.
4/24/2018
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 2018-04-24
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
One child with no immunization record on file. (See Narrative).
12/5/2017
1970-01-01
immersion for at least one (1) minute in clean water which is at a temperature of at least 75 F. and which contains an approved sanitizing agent at an effective concentration. Cleaned and sanitized equipment and utensils shall always be air dried, never towel dried. An alternative to dishwashing is the use of sturdy, all disposable, single-service articles and utensils. Reuse of single-service articles and utensils is prohibited. All permanent ware infant feeding bottles and reusable nipples provided by the facility shall be washed and sanitized by the facility after each use as follows: Prewash in hot detergent water in a nonhandwashing sink; scrub bottles and nipples inside and out with bottle and nipple brush; squeeze water through nipple hole during washing; and rinse well with clean, hot water. Boil in clear water bottles for five (5) minutes; nipples and caps, collars, and tongs for three (3) minutes; and air dry. Store each item separately in clean, covered, labeled container 2017-12-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(e)(2)
Bottles are not labeled with children's first and last name, date and time of preperation.
12/5/2017
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 2017-12-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Floor space heater placed on floor in Infant room. Heater is accessible to infants while being on the floor.
5/24/2017
1970-01-01
Hygiene. A sink used exclusively for handwashing shall be located in the kitchen and supplied with soap and disposable towels from a dispenser. Persons who prepare, handle, and serve food shall thoroughly wash their hands with soap and water and use disposable towels for drying. Handwashing shall be done before starting work and as often as necessary to keep them clean. Persons who prepare and handle food shall wear clean, washable garments (aprons or smocks) and effective hair restraints. All food preparation and eating surfaces shall be sanitized before and after use 2017-05-24
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(g)
Food handler not wearing apron/smock.
5/24/2017
1970-01-01
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 2017-05-24
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
Food in the refrigerator not labeled with date once opened. *Breastmilk in refrigerator dated 2/22 and not dated when thawed.
5/24/2017
1970-01-01
Discarding or reconditioning of unsafe, misbranded, adulterated or contaminated food 2017-05-24
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-141
Yogurt with mold growing in container dated us by September 2, 2016. Another yogurt dated us by March 8, 2017.

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