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Ariella Hargrave
8707 Bedell Road
Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 307-6532

Current Inspector: Lynn Powers (804) 840-8260

Inspection Date: Aug. 17, 2021

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-111 Administration
22VAC40-111 Personnel
22VAC40-111 Household Members
22VAC40-111 Physical Health of Caregivers and Household Members
22VAC40-111 Caregiver Training
22VAC40-111 Physical Environment and Equipment
22VAC40-111 Care of Children
22VAC40-111 Preventing the Spread of Disease
22VAC40-111 Medication Administration
22VAC40-111 Emergencies
22VAC40-111 Nutrition
22VAC40-111 Transportation
22VAC40-111 Nighttime Care
22VAC40-191 Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies
20 Access to minor?s records
54.1 Provider must be MAT certified to administer prescription medication.
63.2 Child abuse and neglect
63.2 Licensure and Registration Procedures
63.2 Facilities and Programs

An announced initial inspection was conducted on August 17, 2021 from 10:20am to 12:15pm. There were no children in care during this inspection as the home has not yet opened for child care purposes. The family day home is requesting a licensed capacity for 12 children ages 18 months through 7 years. Provider has been approved by zoning to provide care for this number. All required documents including the menu, emergency phone numbers, daily schedule, and emergency preparedness plan were reviewed. First aid kit and emergency equipment were present.
The program will offer morning and afternoon snacks for children in care.
Medication will not be administered.
Transportation is not provided.
During the inspection, compliance with some standards could not be determined since the center is not yet in operation. Compliance with these standards will be determined during unannounced visits once the program is in operation. Though some standards of care could not be determined during the initial study, the home is in substantial compliance with the standards that could be determined.
If you have any questions about this inspection, please contact your licensing inspector, Kandra Brown, at (804) 929-3771.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-810
Description: Based on record review, the provider did not ensure that the emergency plan had all of the evacuation and relocation procedures.
On the day of the inspection the inspector review the providers emergency preparedness plan. The plan did not include all of the required evacuation and relocation procedures.

Plan of Correction: 1 - The emergency plan has been filled out and sent over.
2 - Make sure all forms are completed.
3 - [Provider] will monitor this.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-320-G
Description: Based on observation and an interview, the provider did not ensure fireplaces and associated chimneys were inspected annually by a knowledgeable inspector to verify that the devices are properly installed, maintained, and cleaned as needed.
The family day home's fireplace was not permanently closed and the provider did not have documentation of an annual inspection. The provider stated that they do not use the fireplace and the chimney has a chimney balloon installed.

Plan of Correction: 1 - A fireplace inspection was immediately scheduled.
2 - An annual inspection has been scheduled.
3. [Provider] will monitor these implementations.

Standard #: 22VAC40-111-510-A
Description: Based on observation and an interview, the provider did not ensure to provide an individual cot, rest mat or bed for resting or naping.
The provider did not have a cot, rest mat or bed for children. The provider stated that they did not have any cots or mats for children to rest on but would order some cots today.

Plan of Correction: 1 - Cots have been purchased and a receipt emailed to our inspector.
2 - Make sure children always have a cot available.
3 - [Provider] is responsible for completing each step.


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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