Ymca Child Care - Oconomowoc WI Licensed Group Child Care

1750 Valley Rd , OCONOMOWOC WI 53066
(262) 468-0478

About the Provider

Description: Child care provided by the Y is more than looking after kids. It’s about nurturing development by providing a safe place to learn foundational skills and develop healthy, trusting relationships.

Great Escape is a Wisconsin State Licensed before and after school program available on site at your child’s elementary school. This program provides an opportunity for your child to socialize with other kids their age and participate in a variety of activities in a safe environment. Trained, professional and caring staff provide homework help, a healthy snack and a fun place for your child to start and end the day. Limited spaces are available.

Additional Information: Initial License Date: 6/10/1997. Open Jan - Dec. 5 stars.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 1006942
  • Capacity: 150
  • Age Range: 6 Week(s) - 12 Year(s)
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations Association for Early Learning Leaders' National Accreditation Commission (ELLNAC)
  • YoungStar Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Wisconsin Dept of Children and Families (DCF)- Child Care Regulation and Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 608-266-9314 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Violation Date Rule Number Rule Summary
2021-09-01 Licensing Direct Forfeiture: $800
2021-08-02 251.05(3)(c) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training
Description: The file for Staff B lacked documentation of current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training upon licensing review. The certificate present had a suggested renewal date of May 2021.
2021-08-02 251.07(2)(e) Child Guidance - Prohibited Actions
Description: Center self-reported multiple prohibited actions by a staff member. Staff was observed, via video, aggressively and forcefully pulling a high chair using her foot, with a one year old inside. The same staff member was observed forcing food into the childs mouth multiple times as child refused, wrapping an arm around childs head to hold it still. An additional staff member was observed coming over to staff and child to assist by holding the childs arms back while the initial staff member again attempting to force food into a childs mouth. Both staff involved were terminated.
2021-08-02 251.055(1)(f) Child Tracking Procedure
Description: The implemented tracking procedure failed at the time of licensing visit. Center uses "Bright Wheel" for tracking purposes; two children were down the hallway with a staff member but not tracked on the app.
2021-08-02 251.09(4)(a)10. Infant & Toddler - Diapering Lotions, Powders, Salves
Description: The directions for use on lotions, powders, or salves, present at the time of licensing visit, were not posted in the diaper changing area.
2021-08-02 251.04(8)(a) Mandated Reporting - Child Abuse & Neglect
Description: Center failed to report staff forcing food into a childs mouth while an additional staff member held the childs arms down.
2021-08-02 251.06(2)(a) Potential Source Of Harm On Premises
Description: The premise was not free from potential sources of harm at the time of licensing visit. The kitchenette/changing area between the toddler and two-year-old rooms, accessible to children, contained plastic bags and unlocked drawers containing knives and scissors. The 3K classroom contained loose and hanging cords.
2021-08-02 251.05(2)(a)6. Staff Record - Days & Hours Worked
Description: Center lacked documentation of days and hours staff worked and in which classroom when included in the staff-to-child ratio. Center uses the "Bright Wheel" app, a staff member was present within the classroom but not logged in the app.
2021-08-02 251.05(2)(a)4.a. Staff Record - Registry Certificate
Description: The file for Staff B lacked a registry certificate documenting staff is qualified for the position held.
2020-02-26 Licensing No violations found ***
2020-01-13 Licensing No violations found ***
2019-05-28 Licensing No violations found ***
2018-10-23 251.06(8)(a) Furnishings - Safe & Durable
Description: The plexiglass in the loft area of the 3K room was cracked.
2018-10-23 251.09(1)(c) Infant & Toddler - Documenting Changes In Development
Description: Several Under 2 Intake forms have not been updated every three months in the infant rooms.
2018-10-23 251.06(9)(c)1. Safe Food
Description: Several containers of infant cereal were open but not dated with the date opened. Per stated product information, the product is to be used within 30 days of being opened.

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