Following are different support services and resources for families that have infants, children or teens undergoing surgery at the Children’s Surgery Center at UC Davis Children’s Hospital.
If you are from out of town, you may be eligible for low-cost lodging at the Kiwanis House or the Ronald McDonald House, located on the grounds of the UC Davis Children’s Hospital. A Courtyard by Marriott is walking distance from the hospital and offers discounted rates for the relatives of hospitalized patients. For more information about these accommodations, please call Social Services at 916-734-2583.
Our goal is to help minimize the anxiety of hospitalization, increase understanding of procedures, and strengthen coping skills of children.Explore child life services
Pediatric social workers are available to assist your child or your family in coping with the hospitalization.More about pediatric support