The Gathering Place - Dover DE Licensed Large Family Child Care

113 NORTH WEST STREET, DOVER DE 19904
(302) 734-1763

About the Provider

Description: THE GATHERING PLACE is a Licensed Large Family Child Care in DOVER DE, with a maximum capacity of 7 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of 6 weeks through 3 years.. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 7
  • Age Range: 6 weeks through 3 years.
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: State of Delaware, Office of Child Care Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-800-822-2236 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: OCCL.DSCYF@state.de.us

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Inspection/Report History

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Cited Date Regulation Code Correction Status
2017-10-29 20L - Childrens Files Corrected
Corrective Action: Complete files are needed for two children.
2017-10-29 21L - General Safety Corrected
Corrective Action: The room temperature was 63 degrees. The facility temperature must be 69 degrees by 1:30pm or the facility will be closed. The provider cannot use the space heater in the child care area.
2017-10-29 57L - Personnel Policies Corrected
Corrective Action: A complete file is needed for one staff.
2017-05-10 202R - Parents given Parents 'Right To Know'; signed and copy in file Corrected
Corrective Action: Signed parent's information receipt is needed for two children.
2017-05-10 223R - Floor level temperature b/w 65-85 degrees Fahrenheit Corrected
Corrective Action: Maintain room temperatures between 65-85 degrees. The room temperature was 63 degrees during the visit.
2017-05-10 207R - Organized system and written policies Corrected
Corrective Action: Signed parent right to know is needed for two children.
2017-05-10 247R - Electrical inspection every three years Corrected
Corrective Action: Renew the electrical inspection.
2017-05-10 227R - Heating/cooling equipment shielded Corrected
Corrective Action: Space heaters should be inaccessible to children.
2017-05-09 223R - Floor level temperature b/w 65-85 degrees Fahrenheit Corrected
Corrective Action: Maintain room temperatures between 65-85 degrees. The room temperature was 63 degrees during the visit.
2017-05-09 207R - Organized system and written policies Corrected
Corrective Action: Signed parent right to know is needed for two children.

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