Ronald McDonald Family Rooms
Serving families right in the hospital, just moments away from a child’s bedside.
Ronald McDonald Family Room programs provide a place for family members to recharge, grab a bite to eat, shower or get rest so they can be strong for their children.
Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware
The Ronald McDonald Family Room at the Family Resource Center is a partnership between Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware and the Ronald McDonald House.
The Family Resource Center is also home to three Sleep Rooms that provide overnight accommodations for parents.
This Family Room also has showers, a kitchenette, laundry machines, coffee,, vending machines, a business center, and library
The Ronald McDonald Family Room at the Women and Children’s Center at ChristianaCare’s Newark Campus is located on the 3rd and 4th floors of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and open, when volunteers are present, to all families welcoming a newborn receiving care in the unit. The room provides families a place of respite and offers services including snacks, coffee, and a reading nook for families with young siblings to enjoy. A monthly dinner for families is provided by generous donations from the community.
The hospitality of the room will be extended to other waiting areas in the center with the Cart with a Heart program, offering complimentary snacks and coffee during the wait for a loved one receiving care. ChristianaCare’s Center for Women & Children is located in a new 400,00 square foot building that features the most up-to-date evidence-based models of care. The Center delivers more than 6,000 babies each year, making it a leading provider of maternity care in the region.