Translation Disclaimer

VDSS Bulletins and Closures
staff of hermes icon VDSS Covid-19 Resources | VDSS Alert DSS Closures
Agencies | Governor
Search Virginia.Gov
Click Here for Additional Resources
Search for Child Day Care
|Return to Search Results | New Search |

Evangel Child Care Ministries
2360 Hardy Road
Vinton, VA 24179
(540) 982-3694

Current Inspector: Jensen Mellnick (540) 309-2051

Inspection Date: Oct. 29, 2019

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 ADMINISTRATION.
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 PROGRAMS.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection took place today, October 29, 2019, beginning at 8:30 AM and ending at 12:30 PM. There were 13 children in care today with four staff providing direct care and supervision and four other professional staff. There were no medications onsite during this inspection. All areas and vehicles that are used for care were inspected, as were five children?s records and five staff records. The inspector looked at first aid and emergency supplies, drill documentation, and required health and fire inspections. The children were observed during the following activities: breakfast, free play, coloring, a fire drill, and fire safety discussion. There were discussions about children?s records and staff records. The violation was discussed at the conclusion of the inspection. If you have any questions in the future, please contact your inspector, Jensen Mellnick, at (540)309-2051.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B
Description: Based on observations, the center failed to ensure that hazardous substances, such as cleaning materials, insecticides, and pesticides shall be kept in a locked place using a safe locking method that prevents access by children. If a key is used, the key shall not be accessible to the children.

Evidence:

There was a bottle of spray rust remover and a spray bottle of glass cleaner located in the bus used to transport children. The rust remover was located near the front window of the bus. The glass cleaner was located on the floor of the bus, near the driver's seat.

Plan of Correction: Staff removed the chemicals during the inspection.

Disclaimer:

A compliance history is in no way a rating for a facility.

The online compliance history includes only information after July 1, 2003. In addition, the online compliance history includes information regarding adverse actions that may be the subject of a pending appeal. An adverse action is not final until a provider has exhausted or waived all due process rights. For compliance history prior to July 1, 2003, or information regarding the status of pending adverse actions, please contact the Licensing Inspector listed in the facility's information. The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is not responsible for any errors in or omissions from the compliance history information.

Virginia Quality is a voluntary quality rating and improvement system for early care and education facilities serving children ages birth through pre-K. Eligible child care facilities must be fully licensed, licensed exempt and a VDSS subsidy vendor, or a voluntary registered day home and a VDSS subsidy vendor. Only programs enrolled in Virginia Quality will display a rating. Virginia Quality contact information for your region is available at the following link Regional Contacts.

Top