|(1) Licensing Program Analyst Chandra Charles met with licensee Leslie McKinney for an UNANNOUNCED RANDOM/INCREASE OF CAPACITY VISIT. Present for this visit was her fingerprint cleared assistant Raquel, 2 infants and 1 preschoolers. The home was toured to conduct a Health and Safety Inspection. |
The home is neat and clean with central heating and ventilation for safety and comfort. The ON LIMIT AREAS are: the main playroom (aka living room/dining room), part of the kitchen (where the table area is located), the infant room off of the playroom and the bathroom in the hallway. The OFF LIMIT AREAS are the licensee children bedrooms, master bedroom, garage, kitchen area where the stove, cabinets and appliances are located and the left and right side of the backyard which will be inaccessible by barrier gates, closed and/or locked doors and visual supervision. The backyard is completed fenced. The backyard is divided into three sections; the center portion of the backyard is free from defects or dangerous conditions. There are ample age appropriate toys that appear to be safe and in good condition. There are no pools, hot tubs or any other bodies of water. All hazardous materials and toxins are kept out of the reach of children and it was observed that there are no toxins or hazardous items accessible today. The left side of the backyard is the BBQ pit area which is off limits. The right side of backyard is the deck area which is off limits to the day care children. Both sections are inaccessible by gates. The licensee has two dogs and two cats which are kept in the off limits of the backyard.
The home has a fully charged 3A40BC fire extinguisher, working smoke detector, working carbon monoxide detector, working telephone, and fully stock First Aid Kit. The licensee CPR and First Aid certificate is current and expires 05/06/2016. Fireplace in the playroom is screened to prevent access by children. Per licensee, there are no firearms in the home. Children's files were reviewed and each child present has their Information and Emergency Notification form.