Service Center 2 - Head Start Center - Indianapolis IN Licensed Center

3637 N. Meridian Street , Indianapolis IN 46208
(317) 803-3804

About the Provider

Description: To be considered for Head Start, children must be 3 or 4 years old on or before September 1st prior to September enrollment AND from families who are at or below the federal poverty income guidelines. Five-year-olds who are not eligible for public kindergarten may also be accepted. Family Development Services also welcomes children with special needs and disabilities.

Families with children up to 3 years old may be considered for Early Head Start if the family meets federal low-income guidelines and the parent is enrolled in school or employed full time.

Family Development Services does not provide transportation services. Community resources are available to assist families with transportation for the half-day program.

Additional Information: PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 120
  • Age Range: Three-Six
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • PTQ Level: 4
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jan 01, 2020
  • Current License Expiration Date: Dec 31, 2021
  • 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

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.

Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
Staff shall immediately report suspected child abuse or neglect as follows: If the alleged abuse or neglect occurred while the child was under the care of the child care center or the center receives a complaint from anyone regarding possible abuse or neglect of a child by a staff member, they or the director must immediately call the institutional abuse hotline or a law enforcement agency and self-report the suspected abuse or neglect 2017-11-27
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13(f)(1)
Did not self report allegations of child abuse that was reported to them from mother and assitant caregiver.
In-service staff training 2017-11-27
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-35
Caregivers Missing Universal documentation training in folders.
If: the drug testing results obtained under subsection (a) or (b) indicate the presence of a prohibited substance described in subsection (b)(1)(A)(ii), (b)(1)(A)(iii), or (b)(1)(B) 2017-11-27
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-5-3.5(c)(1)
Caregiver tested positive for Marijuana.
Reporting child abuse or neglect 2017-11-27
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13
Did self investigation on child abuse and neglect without reporting to CPS or state of allegations.
Lead caregiver qualifications 2019-11-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-25
1 lead caregiver was missing documentation of qualifications.

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