|On 2/12/2019 at 1:23 p.m., Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Brianna Reynoso was greeted by above facility’s licensee, Edith Rivera. LPA was at the facility to conduct an unannounced random annual inspection. LPA disclosed the purpose of the visit and was granted entry to the facility by licensee, who guided LPA on a tour of the facility. Present during today's inspection was also Adult 1 and Staff 2.
Upon entering the facility, LPA observed two napping children in care. The facility's operating hours are Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Per the licensee, there are no pets in the facility and they do they transport children. Licensee provides breakfast, snack, and lunch for the children in care, and is not enrolled in any food program.
This is a single story, three bedroom, two bathroom home with an attached garage. Main care is provided in the living room, two of the three bedrooms, the indoor patio, and bathroom located to the left of the hallway. The backyard is used for outside play. The off limits areas include the master bedroom, master bathroom, and the attached garage.
The home was inspected inside and out for safety, comfort, cleanliness, telephone service, heating and ventilation, inaccessibility to poisons, detergents, cleaning compounds, medicines, and hazardous items that can pose a danger to children. There are age appropriate toys and equipment on the premises. Per the licensee there are no weapons or firearms of any kind in the facility at this time, nor did the LPA observe any weapons during the inspection. Licensee stores sharp knives and medication in a cabinet above the kitchen counter, which is inaccessible to children in care. The facility also has a fire place located inside of the living room, which was properly screened and inaccessible to children in care.