Sonshine Family Child Care - La Crosse WI Licensed Family Child Care

Madison St, LA CROSSE WI 54601
(608) 784-7353

About the Provider

Description: Sonshine Family Child Care is a Licensed Family Child Care in LA CROSSE WI, with a maximum capacity of 8 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of 1 Week(s) - 13 Year(s). The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: 3 stars. Initial License Date: 6/15/2002. Open Jan - Dec.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 1010097
  • Capacity: 8
  • Age Range: 1 Week(s) - 13 Year(s)
  • YoungStar Rating: 3
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Wisconsin Dept of Children and Families (DCF)- Child Care Regulation and Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 608-266-9314 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Violation Date Rule Number Rule Summary
2019-10-01 Licensing No violations found ***
2019-08-14 250.08(6)(a) Vehicle - Unattended Child
Description: Three children were left unattended in the provider's vehicle for a short period of time when she stopped at a local business to pick up her refurbished fire extinguishers.
2018-10-10 Licensing No violations found ***
2018-05-23 Licensing No violations found ***
2017-10-17 250.04(3)(j) Report - Change In Transportation Services
Description: A 2015 Nissan Versa was put into use as a second vehicle used to transport children in Aug.2017. The change was not reported as required.
2017-10-17 250.05(3)(i) Close Supervision Of Children
Description: When I arrived, the provider was observed outside the home on the front sidewalk talking with a parent and did not have sight or sound supervision of the children.
2017-10-17 250.06(5) Premises, Furnishings, Equipment - Condition & Repair
Description: The home had an abundance of clutter throughout the main floor child care area. The kitchen counters were covered with a lot of non-food items, the top of the stove was being used for storage, the floor in front of the stove was cluttered with cans of varnish, mops, buckets, a plastic garbage bag filled with what looked liked empty cans, and two detached wooden doors were propped between cabinets. A child water table in the front hallway was covered with camping equipment and a rolled up carpet was propped upright on the front porch play area.
2017-10-17 250.06(7)(a)1. Exits - Unobstructed
Description: The exit by the back playroom was obstructed by boxes, toys and a hanging swing.
2017-10-17 250.07(4)(c) Naps - Equipment & Placement
Description: Cribs in the front nap room were placed side-to-side and were not 2-feet apart.
2017-10-17 250.08(4)(b) Vehicle Inspection
Description: An annual vehicle safety inspection for a 2002 Ford E150 van and a 2015 Nissan Versa had not been provided to the department.
2016-10-19 250.07(6)(g)1.a. Hand & Face Washing
Description: Children's hands were not washed prior to the morning snack. The provider immediately corrected this and had the children wash their hands.
2016-10-19 250.08(3)(b) Driver Record - Obtain & Review
Description: The provider's driving record was last obtained on 08/10/15. This was immediately corrected when the provider sent me a copy that was obtained today, 10/19/16.
2016-10-19 250.08(4)(a)2. Vehicle Requirements - Interior Condition
Description: The Ford van used to transport children was observed to contain clutter on the floor and on the front seat.
2016-07-06 250.11(5)(b) Continuation License - Application Materials Submission Date
Description: At least 30 days before the continuation review date of the license, an applicant for license renewal shall complete and submit to the department all applicable continuation materials and include submittal of any forfeiture due and owing under s. 48.715(3), Stats., or penalty under s. 48.76, Stats.

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