June 14, 2013

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

State Issues Emergency Suspension of Child Day Care Home in Iola

TOPEKA, Kan.—The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued an Emergency Order of Suspension against a child day care home at 324 South 2nd Street in Iola, Kan., licensed under the name Amy’s Lil Monsters.

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. Compliance history on this day care facility can be found by searching the Child Care and Early Education Portal for license No. 0056697 at

Note to editor/reporter:  For a copy of the order, please e-mail with a request for the document.