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Ms. Abenaa Sakyi
4505 Glendale Road
Woodbridge, VA 22193
(703) 867-3244

Current Inspector: Shawanda M Henderson (540) 216-1434

Inspection Date: Sept. 8, 2016

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-111 Administration
22VAC40-111 Personnel
22VAC40-111 Physical Health of Caregivers and Household Members
22VAC40-111 Physical Environment and Equipment
22VAC40-111 Care of Children
22VAC40-111 Preventing the Spread of Disease
22VAC40-111 Nutrition
22VAC40-191 Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies

An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted beginning at 9:40 a.m. and ending at 10:40 a.m. with the provider. There were seven children in care ranging in age from nine months to two years old with the provider and new assistant for a total of twenty points. The downstairs childcare areas were observed. Children were observed playing on the floor and having snack. Snack was 100% juice and wheat crackers. If you have questions regarding this inspection, contact Stephanie Reed at (540) 272-6558 or

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-870-E
Description: Based on observation, children were not served food in a clean and sanitary manner. Evidence: Children were served a snack of juice and crackers on a paper towel while sitting on a wooden-material mat on the floor.

Plan of Correction: Inspector occupied children's dining table throughout snack time while on inspection. Children shall always be served food in a clean and sanitary manner.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-960-E
Description: Based on observation, the provider failed to label bottles with the child's full name and date. Evidence: There were four bottles in the fridge and none were labeled with the child's name or date.

Plan of Correction: Provider shall label all bottles for children in the fridge. Children's bottles in the fridge are labeled with the child's name and date.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-170-A
Description: Based on review of documentation and interview, the provider failed to obtain documentation of a Tuberculosis (TB) screening or test before a staff came into contact with children. Evidence: Staff B did not have a TB test on file.

Plan of Correction: Staff B was at the facility for job interview at time of inspection. Staff B's TB Test is on file.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-240-A
Description: Based on observation, not all equipment of the family day home were not maintained in a clean condition. Evidence: The straps of the high chairs were visibly mildewed and molded.

Plan of Correction: All equipment of the facility are properly maintained. The high chairs are replaced with new ones.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-300
Description: Based on observation, surfaces contaminated with body fluids were not cleaned and sanitized. Evidence: A child was observed vomiting after drinking a juice pouch. The child's clothes were wiped with a disinfectant wipe and hands were wiped with a baby wipe.

Plan of Correction: The child in question did not vomit. Some of the juice spill over and was cleaned. Provider will ensure that surfaces contaminated with body fluids shall be cleaned and sanitized.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-370-A
Description: Based on observation, the family day home failed to keep the home free from insect infestation. Evidence: There were roaches observed in the bathroom of the family day home. Two roaches were observed in the toilet. The provider is currently under contract with an exterminator for german cockroaches for monthly treatments; however, the duration of these treatments does not appear to be sufficient and extra cleaning has not been done to keep the home as safe as possible until the insects are exterminated.

Plan of Correction: Provider has reviewed contract for an extra bi-weekly cleaning with an exterminator to keep the home from insects. Provider will ensure that the family day home is free from insect infestation.

Standard #: 22VAC40-191-60-B
Description: Based on review of documentation, the provider failed to obtain a sworn statement or affirmation for staff prior to starting employment. Evidence: Staff B did not have a sworn statement in the file.

Plan of Correction: Staff B was at the facility for job interview at time of inspection. Staff B's sworn statement is on file.


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

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