Right Steps - Creasy - Lafayette IN Licensed Center

1170-A S Creasy Lane, Lafayette IN 47905
(765) 477-2010

About the Provider

Description:

It is our mission to provide and advocate for quality child care and early education. We believe that all children deserve quality care that prepares them for future success.

Our Goals

-Provide consistent, nurturing ​child care that prepares each child for life-long success.

-Support parents' ability to work and learn while raising their children.

-Maintain licensed programs and high standards of quality with Indiana's Paths to QUALITY, and the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs Accreditation.

-Advocate, educate, and contribute to high quality child care in efforts to improve the overall well-being of the community.

Each center is a state licensed, Paths to QUALITY Level 4 program and nationally accredited. We utilize the creative curriculum, a play-based approach to education for all ages from infants to Pre-K. Visit our website www.rightstepscdc.org to learn more!

Additional Information:

Four convenient locations in Greater Lafayette.  Fee assistance is available. 


Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 72
  • Age Range: Infant - Toddler: 18; Two - Six: 54
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), Paths to QUALITY Level 4
  • Rate Range contact center - fee assistance available
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Full-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips
  • 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
Licensing
2016-07-15
The center must store cleaning equipment, cleaning agents, aerosol cans, and any other item that states keep out of the reach of children in a place that is inaccessible to children 2016-07-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100(e)
Toddler bathroom had a mop and Threes bathroom had a plunger.
Licensing
2016-07-15
The specific guidelines of the most current, Handbook for Public Playground Safety, as published by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, D.C. 20207, shall be used to determine compliance with the following safety rules: Assembly, installation, and the anchoring process shall be completed in strict accordance with the manufacturers specifications 2016-07-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-66(1)
Sand table lid needs to be replaced on playground for the indoor sand/water table.
Licensing
2016-07-15
Staff shall take the following steps to maintain the child care center: Clean the child care center daily 2016-07-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99(i)(1)
Toddler room has some flooring that needs to be glued back down by back door exit. Water fountain needs adjusted.
Licensing
2016-07-15
Toilet paper on a dispenser shall be available and within reach of the children by each toilet 2016-07-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113(h)
Toilet paper needs to be stored in cabinet or dispenser, toilet paper rolls on top of cabinet in 3's bathroom.
Licensing
2016-01-05
Caregivers shall plan a daily, detailed written program, based on teacher observations, for each child care group. Caregivers shall always make this program available to parents and the division and provide the following: A description of how learning centers will be changed or enriched 2016-01-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-60(1)
Lesson plans out of date for 3's classroom and Infant classroom. Partial lesson plan completed for Toddlers.
Licensing
2016-01-05
The center must store cleaning equipment, cleaning agents, aerosol cans, and any other item that states keep out of the reach of children in a place that is inaccessible to children 2016-01-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100(e)
Plunger found in 3's bathroom.
Licensing
2016-01-05
A child care center shall, at no expense to the state, maintain and make available to the division upon request a copy of drug testing results for an individual who: volunteers; as a caregiver at the child care center. The drug testing results required under this subsection must be obtained before the individual is employed or allowed to volunteer as a caregiver 2016-01-05
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-4-3.5(a)(2)
No drug screen for one employee.
Licensing
2015-09-14
Caregivers shall plan a daily, detailed written program, based on teacher observations, for each child care group. Caregivers shall always make this program available to parents and the division and provide the following: A description of how learning centers will be changed or enriched 2015-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-60(1)
Missing current lesson plan in PreK
Licensing
2015-09-14
The specific guidelines of the most current, Handbook for Public Playground Safety, as published by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, D.C. 20207, shall be used to determine compliance with the following safety rules: Assembly, installation, and the anchoring process shall be completed in strict accordance with the manufacturers specifications 2015-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-66(1)
The slide exit of the composite equipment overlaps with the use zone of the tire swings. Please see both statements below to measure for correct zones. Slide Exits: The use zone at the end of the slide should be at least 6 feet from the end of the slide and not overlap with the use zone for any other equipment. Tire Swings: The use zone should extend in any direction from a point directly beneath the pivot point for a minimum distance of 6 feet plus the length of the suspending members (see Figure 27). This use zone should never overlap the use zone of any other equipment.
Licensing
2015-09-14
Staff shall discard any food brought from the kitchen to be served that remains after the meal 2015-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-80(d)
The food should be discarded in an appropriate container with a lid. The PreK does not have a lid for their trash can.

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