For Immediate Release
May 27, 2011

KDHE Office of Communications
communications@kdheks.gov, 785-296-0461

State Issues Emergency Suspension of Day Care Home in Ottawa

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued an Emergency Order of Suspension against Yvonne Scrutchfield Day Care Home, a licensed day care home operated by Yvonne Christina Scrutchfield located at 607 N. Cedar Street.

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 Secretar

Note to editor/reporter:  Click here for the copy of the suspension. Please call Jonathan Larance at 785-865-9724 for any questions.