Steps Of Faith Child Care Ministry - Sullivan IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

611 North Wolfenberger, Sullivan IN 47882
(812) 268-4328

About the Provider

Description: Steps of Faith Childcare Ministry is a ministry of First Baptist Church of Sullivan, Indiana. The main mission of this ministry is to assist families by providing Christian childcare in order to “train up a child in the way he should go” (Proverbs 22:6). Our focus is to provide a safe, stimulating, loving environment which promotes each child’s social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development. The church and staff at Steps of Faith Childcare Ministry will be committed to the families and children we serve.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: RM-100303-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
CCDF Inspection
Type of correction needed: A provider that cares for more than sixteen (16) children at a facility where the provider operates a child care program shall maintain the same group sizes as specified in the group size requirements; that apply to a child care center under IC 12-17.2-4
Type of correction needed: program out of compliance with CCDF ratio requirement and group size (CCDF Non-Compliance Validated)
Hygiene. A sink used exclusively for handwashing shall be located in the kitchen and supplied with soap and disposable towels from a dispenser. Persons who prepare, handle, and serve food shall thoroughly wash their hands with soap and water and use disposable towels for drying. Handwashing shall be done before starting work and as often as necessary to keep them clean. Persons who prepare and handle food shall wear clean, washable garments (aprons or smocks) and effective hair restraints. All food preparation and eating surfaces shall be sanitized before and after use 2017-05-30
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(g)
Consultant witnessed 2 staff enter kitchen to pick up lunches and were not wearing hairnets or aprons.
All open windows, doors which are kept open for other than entering and leaving, ventilators, and other outside openings shall be protected against insects by securely fastened 16 mesh screening. Cracks shall be sealed and sealing shall be in place around pipes, plumbing, and ducts 2017-06-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(4)
windows in barnyard rooms open and missing screen.
Hand cleaning and drying procedure 2017-05-25
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-128
Posting not found
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 2017-06-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
Potty seat on floor
Diapers. The diapering process shall be done on a table, in a clean and sanitary manner. The diaper changing surface shall be sanitized after each use and materials used for skin cleansing shall be discarded after each use into a tightly covered, easily sanitized container. Individuals responsible for diaper changing shall wash their hands after each diaper change 2017-06-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
No container for soiled diapers present in Feathered Friends room.
Food Service. The kitchen and any other food preparation area shall be maintained in a clean and sanitary condition, separate from areas used for any other purpose, and shall be so located that it is not used as a throughway to other rooms or areas. The kitchen shall not be used for childrens activities or naps, a dining or recreational area for adults, or as an office 2017-06-08
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(a)
Counter top above dishwasher not sanitary, shelves under both sinks in kitchen are dirty and stained.
CCDF Inspection
Type of correction needed: Group size
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 2017-05-25
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
sunscreen, and cleaning spray bottles accessible in cubbies in ocean and rainforest rooms.

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