Program Name: A Child's Place at Unity House    License/Registration ID: 448651


 Program Overview
Contact Name: Jane F. Goff Contact Title: Director
Program Type: Day Care Center Status: Pending Revocation  <
Jun 24, 2022 <
School District: Albany
Site Address: Map
50 Philip St., Albany, NY 12207-1413
First Licensed/Registration Date: Apr 13, 2010
Current Registration Period: Apr 13, 2020 - Apr 12, 2024
Phone: (518) 434-0815
Fax: (518) 512-3984
Total Capacity: 131
-Infants: 12
-Toddlers: 12
-Preschool: 107
-School-Age: 0
Open Child Care Slots*:

* Important Note: This child care provider has not provided enrollment information for posting on the OCFS website.


To learn about current openings, please contact the program directly.


Care available during non-traditional hours: No
Removed from referral list: Yes
This facility is approved to administer medications.

For additional information on this program and compliance history, contact
Office: Albany Regional Office
Phone: (518) 402-3038
For additional details and to view the checklist used during an inspection, please click on the Inspection ID links below. Inspection checklists are generated per inspection type and reason. Also note, that any regulatory requirement can be assessed and cited during an inspection and as a result, may not be reflected on the inspection checklist. These items would be reflected in the program's compliance history that is posted.

 Inspection History: (Inspections in the past 24 months)

Date Inspection Type Inspection ID Inspection Result  
Sep 26, 2022 Monitoring - Enforcement 2022-I-ARO-038942 Violations Found
May 26, 2022 Monitoring 2022-I-ARO-026777 No violations cited for this Inspection
May 24, 2022 Other 2022-I-ARO-026540 No violations cited for this Inspection
May 23, 2022 Complaint 2022-I-ARO-026302 Violations Found
Apr 5, 2022 Annual Unannounced 2022-I-ARO-005325 Violations Found
May 14, 2021 Monitoring 2021-I-ARO-026309 No violations cited for this Inspection
May 11, 2021 Complaint 2021-I-ARO-025936 No violations cited for this Inspection
Additional Inspection History

*Inspections may be conducted outside of program operating hours and/or off-site(where inspector was not on premises where care is provided) for the following reasons:
-Record/File Review
-Interviewing of Staff
-Or Other Investigative Reasons

 Compliance History
Date of Last Inspection: Sep 26, 2022 Currently uncorrected violations: None
Date Regulation Description Compliance Status as of last inspection
Sep 26, 2022 418-1.5(r) An operable flashlight or battery powered lantern must be kept in each classroom. Such equipment must be properly maintained for use in the event of a power failure. Corrected
Sep 26, 2022 418-1.11(i)(12) Garbage receptacles must be covered, and cleaned as needed after emptying. Corrected
May 23, 2022 418-1.8(a) Children cannot be left without competent supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a teacher's range of vision and that the teacher be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age emotional, physical, and cognitive development. Corrected
Apr 5, 2022 418-1.5(b)(4) Each program must hold two shelter-in-place drills annually during which procedures and supplies are reviewed. Parents must be made aware of this drill in advance. Corrected
Apr 5, 2022 418-1.5(aa) The following items must be used and stored in such a manner that they are not accessible to children: handbags, backpacks or briefcases belonging to adults; plastic bags; and toys and objects small enough for young children to swallow. Corrected
Apr 5, 2022 418-1.11(h)(2) The program must be equipped with a portable first aid kit which is accessible for emergency treatment. The first aid kit must be stocked to treat a broad range of injuries and situations and must be restocked as necessary. The first aid kit and any other first aid supplies must be kept in a clean, covered container or cabinet inaccessible to children. Corrected
*Violations are posted on this web site after the inspection results have been finalized in a report mailed to the provider. Violations are listed here as 'Corrected' after the Office has verified corrections with the provider, and a letter confirming the corrections has been mailed to the provider.
For additional information on this program and compliance history, contact
Office: Albany Regional Office
Phone: (518) 402-3038

 Enforcement History
The New York State Office of Children and Family Services uses a range of tools to help bring child care programs into compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements.

The enforcement actions listed on this website only include denial, revocation or suspension of a child care program's license or registration. Fines are not shown on this website. OCFS stops referring families to the program if a program's license or registration is closed, revoked or suspended.

Other enforcement actions such as Corrective action plans and fines are not shown on this website.
Enforcement Actions since December, 2017: Yes