Raising Strong Minds - Charlotte NC Five Star Family CC Home License

(704) 724-2573

About the Provider


Raising Strong Minds, LLC is a 5-star and licensed by the State of North Carolina, Division of Child Development and Early Education.  We are inspected regularly to ensure that the center meets licensing standards.  Raising Strong Minds, LLC will provide child care services for children between the ages of 6 weeks to 12 years. Child care services are available without discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, creed, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry.


Additional Information:

Raising Strong Minds, LLC is committed to providing quality child care services that offers innovative programs which support self-confidence, cultural diversity, and internal motivation, while maximizing individual growth through education and extra-curricular activities to all children without discrimination.

As a family child care provider, our goal is to provide a safe and happy environment for each child that will stimulate their physical, intellectual, social and emotional growth at their own pace. We offer loving care that focus on each child as a unique and wonderful individual and in doing so, builds self-esteem and respect for others.

As your partner in caring for your child, our inter-actions with you the parent is as important as our inter-action is with your child. We encourage parent involvement in the child care setting.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 60003661
  • Capacity: 8
  • Age Range: 0 through 12
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations CPR, First Aid, SIDS, MB, Early Childhood Credentials
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Before and After School, Daytime, Drop-in Care, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Schools Served: Windsor Park
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date Type Violations Rule
2023-06-08 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-06-08 Violation 810 10A NCAC 09 .1725(a)(9)
Refrigerator was not maintained at a temperature of 45 degrees Fahrenheit or below and/or was not monitored by a refrigerator thermometer. The refrigerator thermometer is broken.
2022-12-01 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-12-01 Violation 908 .1703(a)(1)
Health questionnaire was not completed annually. last dated was January 20221.
2022-12-01 Violation 1831 G.S. 110-90.2 (b) & (d) & .2703(e) .1702(b)(1)
A valid qualification letter was not on file and available for review at the facility. Provider could not locate her child's criminal background check qualification letter. Letter date was verified with the DCDEE Criminal background check unit.
2021-12-07 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2021-12-07 Violation 1922 .1719(a)(18)
Plastic bags, toys, and toy parts small enough to be swallowed, including but not limited to materials that can be easily torn apart such as foam rubber and styrofoam, were accessible to children under the age of three. There was a plastic bag under the changing table.
2021-12-07 Violation 1920 .1719(a)(17)
Indoor and outdoor area was not checked daily for debris, vandalism, broken equipment, and animal waste. on the playground there was a broken plastic little tykes basketball goal. the goal was chipped and broken.
2020-12-09 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2020-12-09 Violation 1718 .1712(e )(6)
The written plan of care was not given and explained to parents of children in care on or before the first day the child attended the home. Parents did not sign a statement acknowledging the receipt and explanation of the plan. Parents did not give written permission for their child to be transported by the operator for specific routine tasks that are included on the written schedule. Two children's files did not contain a written plan of care.
2020-12-09 Violation 714 10A NCAC .1721(e)(5)(A-F)
Monthly check for hazards on the outdoor play area was not completed using a form supplied by the Division. A playground inspection was not conducted the month of November.
2020-12-09 Violation 905 .1721 (e )(2)
Record of monthly fire drills, giving the date, time of day and length of time to evacuate, and operator's signature, were not available. A fire drill was not conducted the month of November.
2019-12-31 Unannounced Inspection No

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