CHILD LIFE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramDesigned to help children and families to cope socially, psychologically and emotionally during experiences of hospitalization, surgery or treatment for medical illness or injury. Core activities include developmentally appropriate play, medical play and preparation, procedural support, art and music therapy, and a resource center. Special events include Pet Therapy, movies, arts and crafts, a hospital patient art gallery, a horticultural program and a science museum program. Offers inpatient and outpatient services and a hospital school.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityPediatric patients and their families.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameAnnMarie DiFrancesca
Contact's PositionDirector
Physical Site Address 1269-01 76th Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipNew Hyde Park, NY 11040
Mailing Address 1269-01 76th Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipNew Hyde Park, NY 11040
Main Phone(718)470-3005
Other Phone(516)470-3005
Web Addressccmc.northshorelij.com
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateSept19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
This Program: CHILD LIFE PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: CHILD LIFE PROGRAM