Rainbow Years Learning Ministry - Shipshewana IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

7235 West 100 North (formerly U.S. 20), Shipshewana IN 46565
(260) 768-7153

About the Provider

Description: Rainbow Years Learning Ministry, a mission of Shore Mennonite Church Inc., was established in 1995 as a mission to provide quality childcare to the local community and surrounding counties. Regulated by the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, we are an unlicensed registered childcare ministry with an internationally recognized preschool curriculum approach. We must register annually with the Indiana Department of Homeland Security, Fire and Building Safety Division. We also voluntarily participate in Paths to Quality, a state driven quality assessment program to enhance professionalism and quality care in early childhood learning.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-99214-A
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • 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
Registration
2017-05-31
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 2017-06-05
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
3 children's files didn't have current immunization records on file.
Registration
2017-05-31
The operator of a child care ministry registered under section 2 of this chapter shall provide a notice to the parent or guardian of a child enrolled in the child care ministry. The notice must be signed by the parent or guardian when the child is enrolled in the child care ministry and must be kept on file at the child care ministry until two (2) years after the last day the child attends the child care ministry. This notice must be maintained by the child care ministry and made available to the division upon request 2017-06-05
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-7
4 children's files didn't have signed Parent Notices on file.
Registration
2017-05-31
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 2017-06-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
In the infant room refrigerator there was something spilled on the bottom of the refrigerator that needs to be cleaned.
Registration
2017-05-31
The child care ministry must do the following: Conduct a criminal history check of the child care ministrys employees and volunteers 2017-06-05
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-14(1)
4 staff members didn't have current fingerprinting.
Registration
2017-05-31
The following universal precautions supplies shall be available to all staff: Disposable medical gloves 2017-06-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-90(1)
Several of the antibiotic ointments in the first aid kits were expired.
Registration
2016-11-02
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 2016-11-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(g)
The cook wasn't wearing a hairnet while preparing food.
Registration
2016-11-02
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 2016-11-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
-The changing table in the infant room needs 2' of protective covering under it on all sides except where it touches the wall-Underneath the changing pad in the girl's bathroom needs to be cleaned
Registration
2016-11-02
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 2016-11-11
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
-The ceiling vent in the kitchen above the island is very dirty and needs to be cleaned-There was a water-stained ceiling tile in the upstairs boy's bathroom
10/29/2018
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
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
There were several water-stained ceiling tiles in one of the bathrooms.
10/29/2018
1970-01-01
Hand cleaning and drying procedure
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-128
No copy of the 7-24 food book found in the kitchen.

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