For Immediate Release
October 25, 2007

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

State Issues Emergency Suspension Of Day Care Home In Great Bend

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued an Emergency Order of Suspension against Lori Lee Caspers Day Care Home, a permitted day care home operated by Lori Lee Caspers, located at 1407 Washington in Great Bend.

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 to the Secretary.