|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA), Luis J. Gomez made an unannounced annual inspection. LPA met with Licensee, Christine Labbe. Present in the facility is licensee and helper caring for 9 children (3 Infants 6 Preschool age). Licensee's daughter arrived during today's inspection. Licensee is within capacity limits of the large license on this day. Licensee’s home is a 1- bedroom, 1- bathroom House. Hours of Operation are: Mon- Fri: 8:00am- 6:00pm. Daycare areas: Living room (Play room), Bathroom #1 Off Limit areas are: Kitchen, Bedroom #1, Hallway and Entire lower level.|
At 3:35pm on November 19, 2019 LPA inspected the home for health and safety hazards with the licensee. Daycare area has a variety of age appropriate wooden toys, games and blocks for the children. Home is clean, with proper temperature and ventilation. Per licensee, there are no guns or weapons in the home. Bathroom #1 is kept clean, in good repair, and maintained with adequate supplies. Licensee installed child safety locks on all cabinets in the bathroom #1. Licensee stated she prepares all daily snacks and meals.
All cleaning supplies, poisons and other chemicals are stored inaccessible to children. There are several child size tables and chairs. Home has a working telephone, a smoke detector, carbon monoxide detector, and a fully charged fire extinguisher located in the entry way.
Six children's and two personnel files were reviewed. The children files were complete and had all required emergency identification information. Facility roster was reviewed and is complete. Emergency drills are done at the facility with the last drill conducted on, 11/2/2019, and properly logged. Licensee’s CPR/ 1st aid certification is current expiring: 11/2021. At 3:50pm on November 19, 2019, Based on a file review, LPA observed facility helper without proper fingerprint clearances on file.
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