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Callahan Learning Center
916 Maple Grove Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
(540) 786-4888

Current Inspector: Laura Brindle (540) 905-2062

Inspection Date: Nov. 4, 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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect

Technical Assistance:
Discussed with the Assistant Director replacing the locks in the classrooms with a different shaped lock that would be more secure.

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today from 9:00am to 11:15am with the Director and Assistant Director. There were 31 children in care, ranging from two to five years of age, supervised by five staff. The children were observed playing freeze dance, reading a book and discussing the new theme, playing in centers, singing, and doing an art project about squares. Diaper changing was also observed. Five children?s records and four staff records were reviewed. The Center has seven staff certified in CPR, First Aid, and Daily Health Observation. Two medications and authorization forms were reviewed and the center has two staff current in Medication Administration Training (MAT). The attendance and emergency drill log were reviewed and were in compliance. The last evacuation drill was documented as 10/15/19, and the last shelter-in-place was documented as 5/30/19. The first aid kit was observed and in compliance. Lunch today is fish sticks, mixed veggies, fresh apples, and milk. If you have questions regarding this inspection, please contact the Licensing Inspector, Laura Brindle, at laura.brindle@dss.virginia.gov or 540-905-2062.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, not all areas and equipment of the center were maintained in a safe condition. Evidence: On the large playground for the children three years and older, the wooden climbing equipment has splintering, cracked, and deteriorating wood in multiple areas on each piece of equipment that pose a scratching hazard.

Plan of Correction: Our maintenance tech was here on Friday (November 1st) and we got approval for repairing and replacing any of the wood that needs replacing.

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.

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