A RANDOM VISIT CONDUCTED IN SPANISHLicensing Program Analyst, Ariel Cazares conducted an unannounced annual random site visit to ensure the health & safety standards as required by regulations governing family child care homes. Upon arrival, LPA met with Licensee, and toured the facility. There were 3 children present, along with licensee's spouse and mother (all fingerprint cleared). Individuals residing in the home are the licensee, spouse, and mother. Licensee’s operating hours are Monday through Saturday, various hours.
The home is a one story, 3-Bed, 2-Bath home. The following areas are used for day-care: Living Room, 2 bedroom, 1 restroom, side yard. Off limit areas include: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and backyard (where cars are parked and made inaccessible with a gate).
Licensee has the Parent’s Rights poster and other appropriate forms posted on wall in the living room. First Aid/CPR certificate are valid thru 02/2018. Licensee is documenting disaster drills and last conducted a drill on 04/2016. Licensee has a working telephone.
LPA inspected all areas of the home accessible to children. Detergents and cleaning supplies were observed in a high shelf in the hallway. All areas of the home are safe and in compliance with Title 22 regulations. Fire extinguisher has been serviced in the last year, card on extinguisher notes March 2016. There is an operational smoke detector and carbon monoxide in the home, and were observed in the living room, children's rooms and hallway. The home has electrical outlet covers throughout and maintains a First Aid Kit. There are adequate age appropriate toys, books, and games. There are no firearms present on the premises as stated by licensee. LPA inspected the yard and observed no deficiencies. There are no pools or spas, or other bodies of water. Currently there are no pets.