Children's Hospital Colorado

Resources Available at Children’s Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

As a kid (and even as an adult), a visit to the hospital can be scary. Our new pediatric hospital in Colorado Springs is designed with kids and their needs in mind.

At Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs, we understand that families are our partners in their child's care, which is why we've created a space that's welcoming and full of family-friendly resources.

We want you and your child to feel as comfortable as possible during your visit, whether youre here for a doctor's appointment or clinic visit, an overnight stay or surgery. If you have any questions during your visit, you'll find information about where to go within the hospital at the welcome desk, as well as information about Colorado Springs provided from the Colorado Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The welcome desk is staffed by volunteers Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Comforting resources and places

Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs Ronald McDonald Family Room

A sanctuary for mindfulness and emotional health

The Ronald McDonald Family Room is temporarily closed to help prevent the further spread of the coronavirus. We want to take every precaution we can for our patients, families and team members. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes and appreciate your patience and understanding.

Learn more about the Ronald McDonald Family Room

Mountain views from the play area at Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

Spaces for children to play, explore and laugh

Play is an important part of healing, which is why we have three play areas, a Creative Play Center for siblings and an outdoor playground for patients and their families.

Learn about our play areas and where to find them

Family Media Area entrance at Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

Access to technology when you need it

At the Family Media Area, parents and families have access to phones, a computer, a printer and business resources. The Media Area enables families to take care of personal business, check emails or follow-up on medical information without ever leaving the hospital.

Rendering of Till Express kitchen at Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

Fuel up with fresh beverages and snacks

Enjoy barista-style coffee at the Till Express: a coffee bar with a variety of grab-and-go food options. Here, you’ll find your favorite coffee flavors as well as breakfast burritos, pastries, sandwiches, salads and more. The Till Express is located on the second floor near the chapel and is open on weekdays during the day.

Making your visit easier