|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Tony Studebaker conducted an unannounced, Required - 3 Year, inspection on today's date. LPA met with the Licensee and explained the nature of today's inspection. There were 4 day care children present during the inspection along with the Licensee and an assistant. The adults that reside in the home are the Licensee and 3 additional adults. They all have fingerprint clearance. There are also 2 minor children that live in the home. Days and hours of operation are Monday through Friday 5:30 AM to 4 PM. Licensee's Pediatric CPR and first aid card is current. CPR and first aid card expires 11/2018. LPA verified all required postings are posted and available for review. |
LPA toured the indoor and outdoor areas of the home. Fire drills are conducted at minimum every six months when children are in care. Smoke detector, carbon monoxide detector, and fire extinguisher were noted. The roster is current and up to date. The Licensee has a working telephone and the phone number is (408) 665-5792. LPA observed sufficient materials, toys, and play equipment for the day care children. The home is clean, orderly, and safe for the day care children. LPA did not observe any wall heaters inside the home. Fireplace is guarded with a screen. The Licensee is aware that the temperature must always be monitored and comfortable for all children. No stairs noted. There are pets in the home. The pets are vaccinated. The backyard is fenced. There are no bodies of water. The Licensee states that she does not have any weapons in the home. All poisons, detergents, cleaning supplies, medications, and other similar items are inaccessible to children. LPA reminded the Licensee that smoking, baby walkers, bouncers, jumpers, and similar items are not allowed in family child care homes.
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