Washington Head Start - Washington NJ Regular Child Care Center

2 POHATCONG AVE, WASHINGTON NJ 07882
(908) 689-4668

About the Provider

Description: NORWESCAP’s mission is to improve the lives of low income individuals and families in need in Northwest New Jersey.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 21WAS0006
  • Capacity: 35
  • Age Range: 2 1/2 - 6 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Expiration Date: Mar 16, 2021
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2019-10-03 2020-01-03 3A:52-5.3(a)(1) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: the center shall be free of moisture resulting from water leaks or seepage.
2019-10-03 2020-01-03 3A:52-5.4(a)(6)(i) Additional physical plant requirements for early childhood programs
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply, kitchen facility requirements are as follows: the kitchen facility or food preparation area shall be separated from other areas of the center by a door, gate, screen, or other barrier to prevent accidental access by children.
2019-10-03 2020-01-03 3A:52-5.3(b)(3)(i) Physical plant requirements for all centers
the building structure shall be maintained to prevent water from entering.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the necessary repairs are made to the chimney flashing and/ or roof, as needed. Provide documentation to OOL when the repairs have been completed.
2019-10-03 2020-01-03 3A:52-5.3(a)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: floors, carpeting, walls, window coverings, ceilings, and other surfaces shall be kept clean and in good repair.

Violation Observed: Replace the stained ceiling tiles near the entrance to the center.
2019-10-03 2020-01-03 3A:52-5.3(n)(1) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Fire prevention requirements are as follows: the center shall conduct fire drills at least once a month, as specified in the NJUFC. The center shall ensure that fire drills are conducted during each session provided at the center and that one fire drill per year is conducted during nap time, if applicable.

Violation Observed: The center did not conduct a fire drill in September.

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