Children's Hospital Colorado


NOTICE: Construction delays on Colfax Ave. and surrounding streets

The City of Aurora has started a five-phase, three-year construction project near Anschutz Medical Campus. Construction crews have closed multiple lanes on Colfax Avenue between Peoria and Quentin Streets as well as southbound Peoria Street. Please check traffic and allow extra time to get to your child's appointment.

This construction project is designed to address flood risk in and around the campus by updating the storm water system. Please visit Aurora Water's website for project updates.

Resources Available at Our Hospital on Anschutz Medical Campus

For kids and their families, a trip to the hospital can be frightening. That’s why we’re committed to providing child- and family-friendly care. At Children’s Hospital Colorado on Anschutz Medical Campus, we work closely with you to provide services and resources to help make your experience that much easier.

What to expect when you come to Children's Colorado in Aurora

Depending on the type of visit you have planned, including a doctor appointment or clinic visit, an overnight stay or surgery, being at a hospital can be scary for kids. We also know that for parents, it can be hard to juggle all the details. Whether it's trying to find the doctor's office, knowing where to park, making sure you have all of your child's necessary medical records or preparing for an overnight hospital visit, keeping track of it all can be a challenge. However, we think that the right information before your visit can go a long way in making it easier on everyone.

You're in the best of hands

You can rest assured that you will receive excellent care for your child at Children's Colorado. Our dedication to children and their families is unmatched, and we deliver outstanding outcomes. That’s why U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks us one of America’s top hospitals for kids.

We've incorporated family-style conveniences in every aspect of our hospital. From private patient rooms to free sibling child care, our hospital makes it easier on you and your child.

Services available at our hospital on Anschutz Medical Campus

We know that hospital visits, whether for a short appointment or for a longer stay, can be challenging. At Children's Colorado, we provide a range of services to help make your visit more comfortable for you and your family.

If you do not find what you are looking for here, please ask at the Information Desk in our atrium, or call our main number 720-777-1234 so we can help make your visit easier.

Comforting resources and places


Physician with patient at Children’s Colorado’s Multidisciplinary Clinic

Convenient care for complex needs

The format of our Multidisciplinary Clinic, located on the second floor of the East Tower, enhances the ability for multidisciplinary teams to provide coordinated care for children with complex needs. With over 60 clinics participating, each clinic has specialists, nurses, therapists and other staff dedicated to providing cohesive care for patients with complex needs, all in one convenient location.

Learn more about our Multidisciplinary Clinic

Family Resource Center entrance at Children’s Colorado

A home-away-from-home

The Family Resource Center provides a home-away-from-home for parents and guardians while a child is in the hospital. Located on the second floor of our hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus between the Outpatient Pavilion and Conference Center, this private space serves as a respite area for families to relax and recharge. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Learn more about the Family Resource Center

Kid’s play areas assist in healing at Children’s Colorado

Let kids play and explore

At Children's Colorado, we know it’s important to provide spaces for patients — as well as their families — to play. Throughout our hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus, we have play areas for patients and siblings, making it easier for families to manage appointments and time in the hospital.

See the list of our play areas and their locations

Patient playing pool in Children’s Colorado’s Teen Zone

A place for teens to be themselves

The T(w)een Zone is a space for tweens and teens 10 years and older. In the Zone, patients and their siblings can enjoy a state-of-the-art, 3,000-square-foot lounge that offers a variety of activities. The lounge is located on the second floor of the hospital.

See a full list of activities and hours for the T(w)een Zone

Kids playing in Children’s Colorado’s Seacrest Studios

Broadcasting on BBOY45

Seacrest Studios is a state-of-the-art, multimedia studio that broadcasts on BBOY45 (channel 45), part of the closed-circuit TV system available to patients, families and visitors. The studio provides a place for kids to be kids – to sing, dance and explore.

Learn about Seacrest Studios and how you can join the fun

Making your visit easier

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