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DHS Quarterly
Licensing Reports

Current Report: Quarter One 2022 —
January, February, March 2022

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The Department of Human Services licenses residential and day programs and services across five licensing offices – the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), the Office of Children, Youth, and Families (OCYF), the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP), the Office of Long-Term Living (OLTL), and the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS). DHS and the Wolf administration are committed to upholding quality of care and services in licensed care settings, working with providers to address concerns and regulatory violations in a timely manner when identified, and holding providers accountable through provisional licenses and license revocations.

DHS is committed to transparency and accountability, and in the spirit of this, DHS is consolidating information about licensing actions taken in the past quarter. More information about provisional licenses issued and licenses revoked can be found in the following provider directories:


OCDEL certifies and oversees child care providers in licensed centers and home-based settings across Pennsylvania. From January through March 2022, OCDEL completed 1,439 annual inspections and 429 complaint investigations. OCDEL took action against 13 illegally operating, unlicensed providers in Adams, Allegheny, Bucks, Butler, Clearfield, Delaware, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northumberland, Philadelphia, and Pike Counties.

Provisional Licenses Issues

Name Of Facility County Type of License
Licensed Capacity
Wonderful Kidz Learning Center LlcPhiladelphia
Family Child Care Home
Monroe's Clubhouse Childcare CenterAlleghenyChild Care Center
ABC Children's Day Care CenterLehighChild Care Home
New Horizon Early Learning CenterBucksChild Care Center
Pio Pio Family Day Care
LehighFamily Child Care Home
Noah's Ark Preparatory Center IICumberlandGroup Child Care Home
U-Gro Learning CentersLancasterChild Care Home
Karen L. Lucas Family Child Care Home
YorkChild Care Center
Pio Pio Family Day Care
LehighFamily Child Care Home
Sanford's Family Day CareAlleghenyFamily Child Care Home
The Oxford Day SchoolBerksFamily Child Care Home6
Playland DaycareFayetteChild Care Center45
Linda D. Mccoy Family Child Care HomeAlleghenyFamily Child Care Home6
Magic Memories JeffersonvilleMontgomeryChild Care Center107
See Saw DaycarePhiladelphiaChild Care Center105
Precious Sprouts Daycare Academy LLCAlleghenyChild Care Center34
Magical Days Learning CenterYorkChild Care Center101
Treasured Timed Learning CentersCambriaChild Care Center188
Noah's Ark Preparatory Learning CenterAlleghenyChild Care Center11
Early Years Community Learning CentersButlerChild Care Center50
Richland AcademyCambriaChild Care Center76
Vanessa Mauricio RiveraLehighFamily Child Care Home6
Loving Hearts Childcare CenterLehighChild Care Center81
ECS OST Program at Finletter Thomas K ElementaryPhiladelphiaChild Care Center999
Chesterbrook AcademyChesterChild Care Center193
Maria BermudezLehighFamily Child Care Home6
Kinder Academy of Kennedy Robinson TownshipAlleghenyChild Care Center78
ACP Extended Care Inc at Fern Hill ElementaryChesterChild Care Center999
Bright Start AcademyLancasterChild Care Center165
Little Stars Learning CenterPhiladelphiaChild Care Center50
Pocono Family YMCA Bushkill ElementaryPikeChild Care Center999
ACP Extended Care Inc at East Bradford ElementaryChesterChild Care Center999
ACP Extended Care Inc at East Goshen ElementaryChesterChild Care Center999
ACP Extended Care Inc at Mary C Howse ElementaryChesterChild Care Center999
Caring And Sharing Learning Center LLCLehighChild Care Center27
Little Jewels Learning Day CarePhiladelphiaGroup Child Care Home12
Little Archies ClubhouseLehighChild Care Center78
Cuddly Bears Group Day CareLawrenceGroup Child Care Home12
Waynesboro Day Care CenterFranklinChild Care Center211
Lilia YoungAlleghenyGroup Child Care Home11
A Genuine Love & CareDauphinFamily Child Care Home6
Jolly Journeys Childcare CenterBerksChild Care Center67
Doris V. Keith-Clark Early Education CenterAlleghenyFamily Child Care Home9
Children's Learning CenterPhiladelphiaFamily Child Care Home6
Alphabright Child Development Center LLCPhiladelphiaChild Care Center21
Echo Child Development/Greenwood CenterFayetteChild Care Center53

*Providers with “999” are those providers licensed to serve school-age only children in a school setting.

Licenses Revoked

Name of Facility County Type of License Licensed Capacity
Kings Joy of Reading Learning CenterDauphinFamily Child Care Home6
Happy Valley DaycareErieGroup Child Care Home12
DZ Kids Inc.JeffersonChild Care Center26
Jennifer H. BryerYorkFamily Child Care Home6
Angie's Angels Early Learning Development CenterBlairChild Care Center45
Fun Academy LLCLycomingChild Care Center135


OCYF oversees Pennsylvania’s state-supervised, county-administered child welfare system. In this role, OCYF licenses county child welfare offices as well as private service providers that offer residential and day treatment and care, foster and adoption services, secure care, and transitional living settings. From January through March 2022, OCYF completed 424 annual inspections and 1,041 complaint inspections.

Provisional Licenses Issued

Name of Facility County Type of License Licensed Capacity
Pediatric Specialty CarePhiladelphia Chapter 3800, Child Residential18
Woods ServicesBucksChapter 3800, Child Residential 10
Luzerne County Children and Youth Services LuzerneChapter 3130 County Children and Youth Services N/A
Bradford County Children and Youth Services BradfordChapter 3130, County Children and Youth Services  N/A


ODP licenses facilities that provide care and services to individuals with intellectual disabilities or autism. Facility types are community living homes, life sharing homes, prevocational and adult training facilities. From January through March 2022, ODP completed 216 annual inspections and 70 complaint investigations. 

Provisional Licenses Issued

Name of Facility County Type of License Licensed Capacity
Juli Community ServicesLehighCommunity Homes (Chapter 6400)21
Heart II Heart LLCAlleghenyCommunity Homes (Chapter 6400)46
Pediatric Specialty Care at PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia

Community Homes

(Chapter 6400)


Community Homes
(Chapter 6400)

Taylor Maleski Home LLCAllegheny

Community Homes
(Chapter 6400)

Providence  Home CareLehigh

Community Homes
(Chapter 6400)


Licenses Revoked or Not Renewed

Name of Facility County Type of License Licensed Capacity
The Arc of Cumberland and Perry CountiesCumberland

Community Homes
(Chapter 6400)

A Helping Home LLCAllegheny

Community Homes
(Chapter 6400)

Spectrum Community ServicesPhiladelphia

Community Homes
(Chapter 6400)



OLTL licenses personal care homes and assisted living facilities. From January through March 2022, OLTL completed 208 annual inspections and 413 partial inspections, which include incidents, complaints, plan of correction monitoring, provisional interim inspections, and other monitoring visits.

Provisional Licenses Issued

Name of Facility County Type of Provider Licensed Capacity
Apple Blossom Senior Living AlleghenyPersonal Care Homes40
Beechwood Court at Lafayette Manor FayettePersonal Care Homes64
Walden's View at North Huntingdon WestmorelandPersonal Care Homes100
Cambridge Warren LLCWarrenPersonal Care Homes75
Victoria Manor Personal Care HomeAlleghenyPersonal Care Homes38
Beechwood Court at Lafayette ManorFayettePersonal Care Homes64


OMHSAS licenses a variety of mental health treatment services and supports for both adults and children. Services include both residential services such as Community Residential Rehabilitation (CRR) services, long term structured residences (LTSR) and residential treatment facility for adults (RTF-A) and non-residential services such as Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic, Partial Hospitalization, Psychiatric Rehabilitation services, among others. From January through March 2022, OMHSAS completed 413 annual inspections and 133 complaint inspections. 

Provisional Licenses Issued

Name of Facility County Type of License Licensed Capacity
Alder Health Services
Scranton Counseling CenterLackawannaFamily-BasedN/A
Tower Behavioral HealthBerksIn-Patient Private Psych144
Aviva MH ServicesDelawareIntensive Behavioral Health ServicesN/A
Community Human ServicesAlleghenyCommunity Residential Rehab5
The Greenhouse ClubhouseLuzernePsych RehabN/A
School Team for Educational Partnership - Intermediate Unit 26PhiladelphiaIntensive Behavioral Health ServiceN/A
CMSU Peer-to-Peer ProgramColumbiaPeer SupportN/A
Vision Towards Peace Counseling ServicesAlleghenyOutpatientN/A

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