Village Park Childcare, Inc - Merrillville IN Licensed Home

, MERRILLVILLE IN 46410
(219) 794-9406

About the Provider

Description: Village Park Childcare, Inc is a Licensed Home in MERRILLVILLE IN, with a maximum capacity of 12 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of Infant-Twelve. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ Level 2;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 12
  • License Number: 45-451769
  • Age Range: Infant-Twelve
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA)
  • 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
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
Within thirty (30) days of a childs admission, the licensee shall receive a written statement from the childs parent or legal guardian signed by a physician or a certified nurse practitioner which states the following: That the child has had immunizations which are up-to-date for the childs age. 2018-08-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-37(b)(2)
Immunizations are not up to date on 3 children
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
Prior to acceptance of children, the caregiver shall have the parent or legal guardian: complete and sign a release for emergency medical care for the child 2018-08-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-37(a)(2)
Consent for emergency medical care form is not on file for one child
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
The licensee shall provide the parent or legal guardian with a written copy of the discipline policy of the child care home 2018-08-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-41(a)
Missing a signed discipline policy on one child
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
Licensee shall provide electrical or battery-operated smoke detector that is installed to manufacturers specifications and is located and adjusted to operate reliably in case of smoke in any part of the child care home, including not less than one (1) smoke detector at the top of each stairway and adjacent to all sleeping areas. The alarm should be loud enough to alert all occupants in the child care home 2018-08-24
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-46(l)
smoke detector was taken down for painting and was not put back up
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
Enrollment form for each child receiving services which shall include the following: Childs name and date of birth 2018-08-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-32(a)(6)(a)
Missing official documentation of child's date of birth on 3 children and the birth certificate consent form on one child
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
Prior to acceptance of children, the caregiver shall have the parent or legal guardian: complete and sign an enrollment form for the child 2018-08-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-37(a)(1)
Missing on enrollment form on one child
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
A child care home shall, at no expense to the state, maintain and make available to the division upon request a copy of drug testing results for: the provider 2018-10-10
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-5-3.5(a)(1)
Drug test on one staff member was not ready by a medical review officer
8/21/2018
1970-01-01
Enrollment form for each child receiving services which shall include the following: The names of adults authorized to pick the child up from the home 2018-08-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-32(a)(6)(d)
Documentation of who is authorized to pick up on one child
9/5/2017
1970-01-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in fire prevention and safety procedures within one (1) week of starting employment or volunteer work 2017-09-21
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(a)
Not on file for one person
9/5/2017
1970-01-01
An applicant must submit the necessary information, forms, or consents for the division to: obtain a national criminal history background check on the applicant through the state police department under IC 10-13-3-39 2017-09-07
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-5-3(d)(2)&(e)
Fingerprints are over 3 years old on one person

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