Hillsville Head Start Center
205 Oak Street
Hillsville, VA 24343
Current Inspector: Katie Gifford (276) 698-9981
Inspection Date: Oct. 29, 2018
Complaint Related: No
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
The inspector conducted an unannounced mandated inspection from 10:30 a.m until 1:15. There were 25 infants and children in care with staff supervising at all times. There was also kitchen staff and and early interventionist present and two family service workers. Upon arrival, once class was observed going outside and riding toys. Infants were observed coming back in from outside, washing hands, eating lunch and sleeping. Five children's records were reviewed. Children were also observed watching a video and walking to the cafeteria for lunch. Medications were inspected. Violations are identified on the violation notice. Please contact your inspector at 276-698-9981 with any questions.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B Description: Based on observation, the center did not keep all hazardous substances locked. Evidence: 1. The inspector observed a bottle of bleach water on top of a shelf which was out of reach of the children but unlocked. Plan of Correction: Locked during the inspection. Staff is going to ask for a lock by the diaper changing area.
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