TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued an Emergency Order of Suspension to Mighty Mites and Little Tikes, a licensed day care home located 480 N. Riddle, in Colby.
State law allows the Secretary of KDHE to issue such an order when, in the opinion of the Secretary, the order is necessary to protect children in the home from any potential threat to health or safety. The order is subject to appeal.
The Emergency Order of Suspension can be read here. It cites two separate incidents occurring June 28 and July 12 at the home while children were in care.
Compliance history on this day care facility can be found by searching the Child Care and Early Education Portal for license No. 0048645 at http://www.kdheks.gov/bcclr/capp.htm.