|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Port conducted an unannounced complaint inspection to investigate the above allegations. This is a continuation of the investigation initiated on 01/10/2019. LPA met with Interim Director, Nathalie Franco who guided LPA on tour of the facility. There were 58 children present with 8 staff upon arrival. During today’s inspection the facility was operating within its licensed capacity and within compliance of staffing ratios. A review of staff records on this date indicated that all facility staff or other individuals who required caregiver background checks have received criminal record and child abuse index clearances or exemptions.|
During the investigation LPA observed classroom interactions between staff and children, interviewed 4 staff members, 3 children, 4 parents, reviewed a sample of daily information sheet for children, class schedule, 1 child’s file, and an third party agency report. The complainant stated a child’s diaper was not changed and that the facility staff shamed a child. Staff interviewed denied the allegations.
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