The Bashful Giraffe Daycare - Rome City IN Licensed Home

, ROME CITY IN 46784
(260) 854-2109

About the Provider

Description: THE BASHFUL GIRAFFE DAYCARE is a Licensed Home in ROME CITY IN, with a maximum capacity of 16 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of Infant-Eighteen. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ Level 2;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 16
  • Age Range: Infant-Eighteen
  • 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
The licensee shall notify the local fire department at the time of application or relicensure of the licensed capacity and the hours of operation of the home
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-46(u)
fire notice
Licensee shall provide a separate crib, portacrib, or playpen in which each infant or toddler can sleep. Each crib, portacrib, or playpen shall be equipped with a firm-fitting mattress or pad made of waterproof materials. A parent or legal guardian may provide or approve the use of a bassinet for an infant and is responsible along with the caregiver to monitor its use closely. (Manufacturers of bassinets indicate that a bassinet should no longer be used once an infant begins moving and turning unassisted.)
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.2-5(a)
blanket in pack and play
Annual vaccination records for animals subject to rabies.
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-32(a)(12)
cat vaccination
A separate bed, cot, mat, or sleeping bag shall be provided for each child.
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-43(a)
child sleeping in a high chairprovider stated for medical reasons
The licensee shall ensure that no conditions exist in the home or on the grounds where child care services are provided that would endanger the health, safety, or welfare of the children
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-45(a)
safe sleep not being done
Exits shall not be blocked in the child care home
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-46(g)
cot and pack and play blocking exit during nap
Direct child care providers who work in the home more than three (3) times a month and all members of the household having direct contact with children receiving care shall have an initial physical examination by a physician or certified nurse practitioner indicating that they are free from communicable disease, have no physical or other condition which would endanger the health or welfare of children in care, and have an annual Mantoux tuberculin test or chest x-ray 2015-05-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-34(a)
Missing TB test for staff member
The licensee shall ensure that the child care home has hot and cold running water and at least one (1) toilet and sink accessible to children on each floor of the home where services are provided. Water from a source other than a regular municipal water supply shall be tested annually for compliance with water quality requirements 2014-09-19
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-47(b)
Well water test to be done annually
The licensee shall maintain the following documentation in the child care home for review by the COFC: Documentation of certification of a current first aid course, training in Universal Precautions, and annual CPR certification by direct child care providers 2014-09-19
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-32(a)(5)
No CPR documentation for one staff
The caregiver shall maintain and make available verification of the following: Annual Mantoux tuberculin test or chest x-ray for direct child care providers and all family members over eighteen (18) years of age 2014-09-19
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-28.5(c)(1)
TB test needs to be done annually

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