Vacamas Programs For Youth - Bronx NY School-Age Child Care

758 Cortland Avenue, Bronx NY 10451
(973) 838-0942

About the Provider

Description: After 90 years of serving diverse young people from hard-pressed communities throughout the Greater New York area, Vacamas underwent a full organizational review and formed a more nimble youth agency with a refreshed name, brand, updated program model, and clear mission and vision for the future—we are now “Hands In 4 Youth.” A new website is under construction and will launch very soon. Please stay tuned . . .

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 288
  • License Number: 709679
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Bronx 7 School District
  • District Office: New York City Dept. of Health - Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (347) 854-1971 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2018-12-21 414.14(b) Corrected
Brief Description: Each director and each staff person working an average of twenty (20) or more hours a week must complete a minimum of thirty (30) hours of training every two years. Such training requirements shall also apply to any volunteer in such program who has the potential for regular and substantial contact with children.
2018-12-21 414.14(h) Corrected
Brief Description: The program must submit verification of completion of the training requirements to their program's designated registration office on forms provided by the Office or an approved equivalent.
2018-12-21 414.15(b)(29) Corrected
Brief Description: Mid-point requirements for four-year registration holders. At the two-year calendar date in a four year registration cycle, a program must be in compliance with the following mid-point requirements and be able to show proof of compliance to the Office when requested, as follows:
2018-12-21 414.15(b)(29)(i) Corrected
Brief Description: proof of compliance with the training requirements of section 414.14;
2016-12-09 414.15(a)(1)(ii) Corrected
Brief Description: Each school age child care program must operate in compliance with the regulations of the Office and all other applicable laws and regulations.
2016-11-16 414.14(k) Corrected
Brief Description: All day care programs must have at least one staff person who holds a valid certificate in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and first aid on the premise of the child care program during the program's operating hours.
2016-11-15 413.4(d)(3) Corrected
Brief Description: Every licensee and registrant shall obtain fingerprint images, for each prospective employee or volunteer of the child day care program and any person age eighteen or over who will be residing on the premises of the group family day care home or family day care home.
2016-11-15 414.8(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Children cannot be left without competent direct supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a teacher's range of vision and that the teacher be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
2016-11-15 414.11(b)(1) Corrected
Brief Description: Staff and volunteers must each submit a medical statement on forms furnished by the Office or an approved equivalent from a health care provider:
2016-11-15 414.11(b)(6) Corrected
Brief Description: The initial medical statement for staff and volunteers must include the results of a Mantoux tuberculin test or other federally approved tuberculin test performed within the 12 months preceding the date of the application.

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