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Bedford Area Family Young Mens Christian Association- New London
1133 Academy Lane
Forest, VA 24551
(540) 586-3483

Current Inspector: Nicole Scott (804) 588-2372

Inspection Date: Oct. 2, 2023

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
8VAC20-780 Administration.
8VAC20-780 Staff Qualifications and Training.
8VAC20-780 Physical Plant.
8VAC20-780 Staffing and Supervision.
8VAC20-780 Programs.
8VAC20-770 Background Checks

An unannounced non mandated inspection was conducted on 10/02/2023. There were 15 children, ages 5 years-12 years, and 2 staff members present during the inspection. The inspector observed the following: free choice activities, large motor play outside, and snack. A total of 2 staff records, were reviewed. The inspector arrived at 3:20 PM and departed at 4:00 PM.

Kelly Campbell
Licensing Inspector
Office of Child Care Health and Safety
Division of Early Childhood Care and Education
Phone# 540-309-2494

Standard #: 22.1-289-036-B-4
Description: Based on review of one board officer?s the center failed to ensure that all out of state
background checks were obtained.


Board Officer # 1 took office on 07/17/2023 and lived outside of the state of Virginia in the past
five years in a NFF state (national fingerprint file). The Board Officer is required to
have a CPS (Child Protective Service Check) from that state.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 8VAC20-780-340-D

Based on observation, staff record review, and interviews, the center failed to ensure that each grouping of children had a qualified program lead.


1.Staff # 1 was observed working as a program leader on the day of the inspection. Staff # 3 stated that he was the program lead. After review of Staff # 1 record, there was no documentation of the educational requirements for a program leader position.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.


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.

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