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Community Care Licensing


FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT

Facility Number: 197403594
Report Date: 01/19/2018
Date Signed 01/19/2018 01:14:09 PM

STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1605 EAST PALMDALE BLV, STE A
PALMDALE, CA 93550
FACILITY NAME:KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTERFACILITY NUMBER:
197403594
ADMINISTRATOR:ANA CASTELLANOSFACILITY TYPE:
830
ADDRESS:17730 RINALDITELEPHONE:
(818) 363-8442
CITY:GRANADA HILLSSTATE: CAZIP CODE:
91344
CAPACITY:24CENSUS: 19DATE:
01/19/2018
TYPE OF VISIT:Annual/RandomUNANNOUNCEDTIME BEGAN:
12:22 PM
MET WITH:Ana CastellanosTIME COMPLETED:
02:00 PM
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Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Joanne Alcala conducted an unannounced annual random site inspection along with an increase capacity for the infant licensed. LPA met with Center Director, Ana Castellanos. LPA inspected the inside and outside of the facility.

The facility hours are from Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The infant licensed has a total of 3 classroom where two of the classrooms are used for toddler children. All classrooms have a changing table with a sink near by. The new classroom that will be used for toddlers also has a restroom but it will not be used since children are still in diapers. The classrooms consist of new rugs and toys and cots along with cubbies. The room is ready to be used for toddler children. LPA Alcala is approving the used of the new toddlers classroom. Furniture and equipment were inspected for age appropriateness and good repair. Telephone service, heating, lighting and ventilation were evaluated. LPA observed individual cubbies. The facility uses the directors office to isolate children when they are sick. First Aid supplies, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide and fire extinguishers were observed. Trash cans with tight lids were observed. The facility labels all infant bottles with children's names and date. The needs and services plan were observed to be up to date.

Infants who are in bottles only bring bring their own Gerber until they transition in the toddler classroom. The facility provides food for the toddlers.
SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Adriana HernandezTELEPHONE: (661) 789-6944
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Joanne AlcalaTELEPHONE: (661) 789-6944
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 01/19/2018
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 01/19/2018
This report must be available at Child Care and Group Home facilities for public review for 3 years.
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT (Cont)
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1605 EAST PALMDALE BLV, STE A
PALMDALE, CA 93550
FACILITY NAME: KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER
FACILITY NUMBER: 197403594
VISIT DATE: 01/19/2018
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Fire and disaster drills are conducted monthly.

Director and teachers are currently certified in pediatric first aid and CPR which expires on 09/20/19.

There were no bodies of water observed in the playground area. The outdoor playground was inspected and was observed to be free of hazards, loose and sharp parts. LPA did observed a large canopy that provides shade. Director stated that the teachers take a water jug and children's sippy cups outdoors for water plus they also use the water fountain outside. The playground was observed to be properly gated all around the playground is separate from the other age groups. Equipment was inspected for safety, cushioning material, good repair and age appropriateness.



The following forms were observed to be posted. The facility license, Parent's Rights Poster (PUB 393), Personal Rights (LIC 613A), Emergency Disaster Plan (LIC 610), Child Car Seat Law (PUB 269).

The director was informed about the mandated reporter training that needs to be taken between January-March 2018 for free at the following website www.mandatedreporterca.com please make sure to print out your certificate and keep it for your records. This training must be renewed every 2 years.
SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Adriana HernandezTELEPHONE: (661) 789-6944
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Joanne AlcalaTELEPHONE: (661) 789-6944
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 01/19/2018
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 01/19/2018
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT (Cont)
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1605 EAST PALMDALE BLV, STE A
PALMDALE, CA 93550
FACILITY NAME: KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER
FACILITY NUMBER: 197403594
VISIT DATE: 01/19/2018
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Incidental Medical Services (IMS) policy was discussed. For IMS information see Evaluator Manual - Regulation Interpretations and Procedures for Child Care Centers Sections 101173 and 101226. When any IMS is provided, an updated Plan of Operation that includes IMS must be submitted to the Department. The following information regarding ADA was provided: US Department of Justice (USDOJ) toll-free ADA Information Line at (800) 514-0301 (voice)/ (800) 514-0383 (TTY) and link to publication: Commonly Asked Questions about Child Care Centers and the ADA, available at: http://www.ada.gov/childqanda.htm

LPA is approving the increase to the infant licensed. The facility added a second toddler classroom. The increase has been granted for maximum amount of 36 children.

For additional information and forms visit our website at: www.ccld.ca.gov


A copy of this report must be made available to the public for 3 years.
Childcareadvocatesprogram@dss.ca.gov
https://ccld.childcarevideos.org/

Per the Title 22 regulations, on 01/19 /18, the above facility was found to be operating in substantial compliance. An exit Interview was conducted, a copy of this Report and a Notice of Site visit was provided.

SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Adriana HernandezTELEPHONE: (661) 789-6944
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Joanne AlcalaTELEPHONE: (661) 789-6944
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 01/19/2018
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 01/19/2018
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