St Francis Area Development - Forrest City AR Child Care Center

3326 HWY 1 SOUTH, FORREST CITY AR 72335
(870) 633-5270

About the Provider

Description: ST FRANCIS AREA DEVELOPMENT is a Child Care Center in FORREST CITY AR, with a maximum capacity of 40 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of Infant/Toddler; Preschool; . The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 40
  • License Number: 8525
  • Age Range: Infant/Toddler; Preschool;
  • Rate Range Infant 0 to 18 Months $12.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    Toddler 18 to 36 Months $12.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    Toddler 30 to 36 Months $12.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    Preschool 30 to 72 Months $12.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Infant / Toddler , Preschool
  • District Office: 7OO MAIN STREET, LITTLE ROCK AR-72203
  • District Office Phone: (501) 320-6408 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Susan Morrow (Susan.Morrow@dhs.arkansas.gov)

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Inspection/Report History

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Visit/Complaint Date Type Details
2017-08-24 Facility Visit 1000.1001.2.All equipment shall be sturdy, clean and safe.
2017-04-25 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2016-12-02 Facility Visit 1100.1101.17.Garbage and soiled diapers shall be kept in closed containers. Garbage and trash shall be removed from the center daily and from the grounds at least once a week.
600.603.1.b.Staff records may be maintained off site, unless otherwise noted, and shall contain the following:Education, training and experience, including a copy of the GED or high school diploma (If these documents are no longer available, proof of reasonable effort to obtain the documentation is acceptable.) Clarification: Training hours will be counted on a calendar year basis or by the facilitys operating schedule if they do not operate year round.
600.603.1.c.Staff records may be maintained off site, unless otherwise noted, and shall contain the following:Employment related information for previous six (6) years, with written documentation of verification of employment and reference checks
900.902.1.The area shall be free of hazards or potentially hazardous objects.
2016-08-04 Facility Visit 1100.1101.17.Garbage and soiled diapers shall be kept in closed containers. Garbage and trash shall be removed from the center daily and from the grounds at least once a week.
1200.1201.15.All detergents and cleaning supplies shall be kept out of the reach of children. (This does not include hand soap in childrens or staff bathrooms.)
1200.1201.17.All bags belonging to children shall be checked on arrival to eliminate possible hazards.
1200.1201.19.Electrical outlets shall be guarded.
1200.1201.6.a.Fire and tornado drills shall be practiced as follows:Monthly
2016-04-15 Facility Visit 1200.1201.1.a.Within 30 days of licensure and within 30 days of any change or modification of the floor plan, the facility shall file a copy of their floor plan with the local Office of Emergency Management including the following ( 20-78-228 Act 1159 of 2013):A schematic drawing of the facility and property used by the child care facility including the configuration of rooms, spaces and other physical features of the building
200.201.2.The facility shall provide a written procedure for reporting suspected of child maltreatment. This procedure shall be followed and a call made to the Hot Line whenever there is a suspicion of child maltreatment (1-800-482-5964). These reports of child maltreatment shall include all allegations made to the licensee by parents, staff members or the general public. The licensee should call Child Care Licensing for guidance if there is any question about whether or not the Hot Line should be called regarding any situation where potential child maltreatment is involved.
200.201.3.The facility shall provide a written procedure for reporting suspected licensing violations. Serious licensing violations shall be reported to the Licensing Unit. These include, but are not limited to, violations relating to transportation, inappropriate behavior guidance, leaving children unattended or unsupervised, staff/child ratio violations or any other violations that could imminently affect the health and safety of children.
900.902.8.There shall be no sharp points, corners, edges or splinters.
900.909.2.Swings require use zones and protective surfacing regardless of height.

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