Child-Family Life Services
University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital’s Child-Family Life
staff are experts in helping families cope with illness and hospitalization. Through therapeutic play and child-appropriate hospital interventions, we help children and families cope, and also teach families and caregivers how to help manage stress and anxiety regarding a child’s illness. To meet with a Child-Family Life specialist, please call 612-672-7272.
Our Preparation Program
We can further help you prepare your child through our Children’s Preparation Program. To learn more, call 612-672-7272 or 1-800-824-1953 and ask for information about the Children’s Preparation Program.
For more general information or to schedule a tour, please visit our Patients and Visitors page. You may also download our free smartphone app designed to help patients and families prepare for their healthcare experience. You can download Discover Passport to University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital app in Google Play or iTunes.