Windsor Village West Head Start and Early Head Start Center - Indianapolis IN Licensed Center

5950 E. 23rd Street, Indianapolis IN 46218
(317) 803-4654

About the Provider

Description: Family Development Services is the sole provider of Head Start for Marion and Hamilton counties, and we served more than 2,500 children, and infants last year alone.

Our services are designed to nourish early childhood development and foster long-term learning and social skills through:
Comprehensive health services
Active family involvement
Family support services such as employment counseling, literacy education, and crisis intervention

Additional Information: Number Of Infants Licensed: 8; Number Of Toddler Licensed: 16; Head Start Center; PTQ Level 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 14464
  • Capacity: 197
  • Age Range: Infant-Two; Three-Five
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jan 01, 2019
  • Current License Expiration Date: Dec 31, 2020
  • 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
All caregivers and other persons counted in child/staff ratios shall have training in basic first aid as follows: Except as stated in subdivision (1), training for all other staff shall be completed within six (6) months of employment and at least every three (3) years thereafter 2019-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-33(2)
3 staff missing documentation of annual first aid training
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2019-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
Rm 5 Shaving cream accessible to children on top of play kitchen. In the storage room at the end of the EHS hallway door was unlocked and hand sanitizer was accesible.
All cribs shall meet the following guidelines: Cribs shall be of sturdy construction 2019-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-141(f)(1)
EHS 1 one crib had a manufacturing date of 2010 with no documentation of compliance with Federal Crib Standards.
Rest periods 2018-12-17
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-53
In rooms 1,6,7 lighting was less than 5ft candles at naptime.
Building maintenance 2018-12-21
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
Rm 4 & 5 the green mat/pillow in the oval chair are dirty. In EHS 1 plastic forks under the sink, not sanitary. EHS 4 the small couch is dirty.
Toddler Room Furnishings 2019-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-130
EHS 4 no rocking chair present.
Prior to admission, the childs parent shall establish a feeding plan, based on the recommendation of the childs physician, for each infant 2019-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-134(b)
EHS 1 2 missing feeding plans.
The center shall provide space for each childs personal belongings to keep them separate from other childrens belongings 2018-12-17
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-111(d)
In all classrooms children's personal belongings were touching.
The parent shall update the feeding plan as the childs food intake changes 2019-01-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-134(d)
EHS 1 one feeding plan was not signed by the parent.
All items in the restroom must be sanitizable 2018-12-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113(n)
Rm 3, 4 EHS 1, 2, 3,4 bathrooms are used for storage (brooms, mops, dust pans, plungers, kids chairs, feeding chair, binder, papers, foil pan on cabinet, bucket of sand, toys) In EHS 4 potty seat not kept sanitary.

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