Patient Activity Days

IMPACT: 1,700 hospitalized children as well as their siblings and parents

The Child Life Department at OLOL Children’s Hospital is a clinically based program that focuses on meeting the needs of hospitalized children and families through education and preparation for medical procedures, emotional support, therapeutic play and developmentally appropriate activities.  Volunteers will facilitate play activities for patients and families in playrooms and in their hospital rooms if a child is unable to go to the playroom.  These activities include music therapy, art therapy and the Hospital School Program.