Westcop Yonkers's Place - Yonkers NY Day Care Center

10 St. Josephs Avenue, Yonkers NY 10703
(914) 375-4102

About the Provider

Description: WestCOP’s Early Childhood Program serves almost two thousand income-eligible children and families in twenty-two Head Start and Early Head Start centers throughout Westchester and Putnam Counties.

The centers offer several types of programs, which include part-day or six-hour Head Start, full-day childcare, therapeutic classrooms, Universal Pre-Kindergarten, and after-school services. A complete list of the centers, with addresses and contact information, may be found at the end of this section.

Starting March 2014, WestCOP began a pilot Early Childhood Development program in Port Chester called “5 Steps to Five”. Fully funded by a group of individuals and foundations, its mission is to educate disadvantaged parents how to prepare their newborn babies to become responsive, effective students and productive, responsible citizens, leading to a stronger, healthier society and economy.

ec_pic1The Head Start and Early Head Start programs provide comprehensive child development services for children from birth to five years, and focuses

on the goals of promoting social competence and school readiness for each child. Because Head Start believes that parents and families are a child’s first and best teacher, partnerships with families are considered an important and integral part of the Head Start experience. Through these partnerships, parents are encouraged:

to become involved in all aspects of the Head Start program;
are empowered to become advocates for their children and themselves
to pursue the goals they have identified.

ecpic2In addition to partnering with parents, WestCOP’s Head Start program actively collaborates with a wide range of community agencies. These collaborations serve to ensure that resources are available for the children and families as they progress towards their goals.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer medications;Initial License Date: 12/16/1999;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 147
  • License Number: 44245
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 147;Infants: 0;Toddlers: 0;Preschool: 147;School age: 0;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Yonkers School District
  • District Office: Westchester Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (845) 708-2400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2019-03-12 418-1.5(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions in areas accessible to children which pose a safety or health hazard.
2018-11-26 418-1.8(k)(4)(ii) Corrected
Brief Description: the maximum group size is eighteen children.
2018-11-26 418-1.15(b)(12)(i) Corrected
Brief Description: Immediately upon learning of a change that affects those portions of the building and property in which the program is operating or which are used for the children's egress in the case of emergency;
2018-11-26 418-1.15(c)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: daily attendance records, which must be filled out at the time a child arrives and departs, and must include arrival and departure times;
2018-08-27 418-1.15(b)(12)(iii) Corrected
Brief Description: Immediately or no later than the next day of business of the director's resignation or termination;
2018-08-27 418-1.15(b)(23) Corrected
Brief Description: Upon termination or resignation of the director, an acting director must be immediately named by the licensee. The appointment of the acting director must be shared with the Office by the next day of business. A permanent director must be on-site within ninety days.
2017-11-14 418-1.14(n) Corrected
Brief Description: Every director, teacher, and volunteer with the potential for regular and substantial contact with children in care must complete Office-approved training that complies with the federal minimum health and safety pre-service or three-month orientation period training requirements.
2017-06-26 413.4(d)(1) Corrected
Brief Description: As part of any initial application for any child care license or registration the application shall include the submission of fingerprint images for the owner, employees, caregivers or volunteers of the child care program, and any person age eighteen or older who resides on the premises of a family or group family day care home.
2017-06-26 418-1.5(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions in areas accessible to children which pose a safety or health hazard.
2017-06-26 418-1.15(a)(4) Corrected
Brief Description: The provisions specified on the license are binding and the child day care center must operate in compliance with the terms of the license. The number and age range of children specified thereon are the maximum number and age range of children who may be in the care of the child day care center at any one time.

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