|Licensing Program Analysts, Joelle Redding and Elizabeth Rivera, made an unannounced visit for the purpose of a Random Annual inspection. During this visit, there were 11 children in care with Licensee's two assistants Consuelo and Alexandra. Licensee is on vacation until Saturday. The facility is within ratio and capacity. Day care hours are: Monday thru Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.|
LPA toured the home. Primary child care areas are the family room, kitchen, downstairs bedroom and bathroom and fenced portion of the rear yard. Off limits areas have been made inaccessible with the use of safety gates. There are no hazardous substances accessible. There are no weapons stored in the home or on the property. There is a pool and jacuzzi on the property, fully fenced with a self latching gate per regulation. The fireplace is not in use, covered with a mesh screen. Licensee will replace the barrier or the glass if used at any point. The stairs have been made inaccessible. The fire extinguisher is full and of adequate size and located in the laundry room. The dual smoke alarm/carbon monoxide detector, located on the wall in the formal dining room, is operational. The home is clean, orderly and has adequate ventilation and heating. Licensee has provided sufficient space for the children to eat, sleep and play within the home. Children’s toys and play equipment are safe and age appropriate. There is a working telephone and all required forms are posted. Children’s files were reviewed for emergency information. The last emergency drill was conducted on 3/19/19. The facility roster is current and complete. Licensee's and her assistants Alexandra and Consuleo pediatric CPR/FA certificate with American Heart Association is valid through 3/2020. SB 792 (Staff Immunizations) and AB 1207 (Mandated Reporter Training- www.mandatedreporterca.com ) SIDS/Safe Sleep was discussed and Child Care Providers Guide to Safe Sleep Handout provided. LPA and Licensee discussed California Megan's Law and LPA provided: www.meganslaw.ca.gov. Effects of Lead Exposure handout was provided for distribution to the parents of currently enrolled children and future enrollees.