Entertainment Services

• Kidzone playroom and child minding for children over two years
• Bedside Play is an entertainment and play service for kids who are confined to their hospital beds.
• Toy, game, and digital loans (Nintendo Switches, Leapfrog devices and DVD players)
• Craft packs plus colouring in and mindfulness activity books.
• Digital device loans (Nintendo Switches, DVD players)
• Foundation activity books – colouring, puzzles, etc
• Sensory and switch adapted all ability toy loans
• Pet Therapy and animal visits
• In-room movies on Channel 4
• Juiced TV filming opportunities including celebrity visits, virtual or in-person
• Scholastic Book Bunker is a mobile loans library with a reading room on Level 2
• Events, parties, and workshops

Support Services

• iPad and stroller loans
• Computer internet kiosk, printing and scanning in the Family Resource Centre on level 2
• Emergency clothing and toiletries
• Hospital tours for families
• Inpatient orientation service providing handy hospital tips and need-to-know information.
• Non-clinical support and service connections via our Family Liaison team
• Free Scarlett May meals for inpatient families
• Woolworths Wayfinders at main reception
• Steggles Cuddle Care for children 0 to 24 months
• Free Scram Shed gym passes for families

Special Moment Services

• Celebration packs with simple decorations to help celebrate birthdays and milestones (ask your nursing staff to find out more)
• Bravery Beads program
• The Wishing Tree on level 2
• Family experiences

Join our Facebook Group

Our CHF Families Facebook group allows you to connect with other CHF families, and keep up to date with support, facilities, resources, events and activities available from the Foundation.

How can we help you?

We’re here to support patients and families and positively influence your hospital experience. Our Family Liaison team can share our service information with you and connect you to our non-clinical support within Queensland Children’s Hospital.

Call: 3068 1662

Email: families@childrens.org.au

Visit:

Kidzone, Level 6

Family Resource Centre, Level 2

Monday – Friday