Sonshine Early Learning Ministry - Evanston IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

12308 E. County Road 1160 N., Evanston IN 47531
(812) 547-9620

About the Provider

Description: SonShine Early Learning Ministry a part of St. John's Lutheran Church accepts infants and up, plus offers a 3 year old and 4 year old preschool class. Children enjoy a warm, loving, christian environment. All staff has CPR, Firstaid, Universal Precautions and Bloodborne Pathogens training. All staff is also required to pass a drug screen, background check and a physician has to sign off that they are physically and mentally capable of caring for children.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-25992-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
2018-05-09
immersion for at least one (1) minute in clean water which is at a temperature of at least 75 F. and which contains an approved sanitizing agent at an effective concentration. Cleaned and sanitized equipment and utensils shall always be air dried, never towel dried. An alternative to dishwashing is the use of sturdy, all disposable, single-service articles and utensils. Reuse of single-service articles and utensils is prohibited. All permanent ware infant feeding bottles and reusable nipples provided by the facility shall be washed and sanitized by the facility after each use as follows: Prewash in hot detergent water in a nonhandwashing sink; scrub bottles and nipples inside and out with bottle and nipple brush; squeeze water through nipple hole during washing; and rinse well with clean, hot water. Boil in clear water bottles for five (5) minutes; nipples and caps, collars, and tongs for three (3) minutes; and air dry. Store each item separately in clean, covered, labeled container 2018-05-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(e)(2)
Toddler and Infant refrigerators have sippy cups stored uncovered
Registration
2017-11-15
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 2017-12-01
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
5 child files reviewed missing documentation of up to date immunizations
Registration
2017-11-15
All restrooms shall be equipped with flush toilets and handwashing sinks and shall be ventilated to the outside. An adequate supply of water, under pressure, shall be provided at all handwashing sinks, as well as soap and disposable paper towels in dispensers. Toilet paper in dispensers shall be located at each toilet 2017-11-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
Plunger stored in boys restroom stall
Registration
2017-11-15
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 2018-01-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Soap in main room states "Keep out of reach of children"; spots on walls in cubby room must be made sanitizible; stain on two's ceiling
Registration
2017-11-15
Food Safety. All foods provided by the facility, for children enrolled in the day care ministry, shall be from a food establishment, inspected and approved by a governmental agency. Food items shall be received at the facility in the original, unopened, undamaged packaging and shall be properly protected from damage and potential contamination. Food shall be free from spoilage, filth, or other contamination and shall be safe for human consumption. The temperature of all potentially hazardous food shall be 45 F. or below or 140 F. or above at all times. Frozen food shall be kept frozen and should be stored at a temperature of 0 F. or below 2017-11-30
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(b)
1 bottle on floor in infant room with contents still inside
Registration
2016-11-04
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 2016-11-14
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-7
5 child files reviewed missing signed Parent Notice
Registration
2016-11-04
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 2016-11-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Stained ceiling tiles present; purse accessible on table in large room
Registration
2016-11-04
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2016-03-05
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
Director missing documentation of current universal precautions training
Registration
2016-11-04
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 2016-12-08
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
1 child file missing up to date immunization
Registration
2016-11-04
All restrooms shall be equipped with flush toilets and handwashing sinks and shall be ventilated to the outside. An adequate supply of water, under pressure, shall be provided at all handwashing sinks, as well as soap and disposable paper towels in dispensers. Toilet paper in dispensers shall be located at each toilet 2016-12-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
Books and bookshelf stored in Turtle Tots restroom

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