Stepping Stone Child Care Ministries - Dyer IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

954 Richard Road, Dyer IN 46311
(219) 227-8853

About the Provider

Description: Stepping Stone Child Care Ministries is a Unlicensed Registered Ministry in Dyer IN. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • 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
2017-06-13
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 2017-06-13
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Janitors closet unlocked and contains bleach, paint and cleaners in reach of children.
Registration
2017-06-13
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 2017-06-13
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
Immunizations not current for all children
Registration
2017-06-13
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 2017-06-13
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(e)(2)
Bottles not labeled with child's name, date made and time made. Bottles and sippy cups not covered.
Registration
2017-04-03
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 2017-04-26
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
Immunization records for 6 children
Registration
2017-04-03
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 2017-04-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Infant room- Carpet leaning on wall a hazard. Electrical cover missing in infant room. Phone cord a strangeulation hazard. Rocking chiar in 1's room broken and in need of repair or replacing.
Registration
2017-04-03
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 2017-04-26
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-7
4 children missing parents notice
Registration
2017-04-03
Storage. Containers and packages of food, cleaned and sanitized utensils, equipment, and single-service articles shall be stored at least six (6) inches above the floor in a clean, dry location in such a way that protects them from contamination, cleaning compounds, and toxic or hazardous materials. This does not apply to cased food packaged in waterproof containers 2017-04-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
Food not labeled with date open.
Registration
2017-04-03
Refrigerator and Freezers. Enough conveniently located refrigeration facilities shall be provided to assure the maintenance of potentially hazardous food at required temperatures during storage. Refrigerators and freezers shall be in good condition, clean, and shall maintain the proper temperatures. Each compartment of the refrigerator and freezer shall be provided with an accurate thermometer, in good position for daily monitoring 2017-04-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(c)
Thermometer not located in refrigerator
Registration
2016-07-11
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 2016-07-20
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Board leaning on fence on playground Hole in ground on playground a hazard to children
Registration
2016-07-11
The child care ministry must do the following: Conduct a criminal history check of the child care ministrys employees and volunteers 2016-07-20
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-14(1)
checks not completed for all staff

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