• Families & visitors

    At Kentucky Children’s Hospital, we use every resource available to provide the best care possible for your child. That’s why you’re an important part of our team. No one knows your child like you do. Our family-centered approach combines your knowledge and values with our expertise and skills for a team effort that focuses on what’s best for your child and family.

    Support and Resources

    Family-focused care goes beyond exceptional pediatric health care. It’s also providing the education, support and guidance you need along the way. Whether it’s finding specialty pediatric care, knowing how to prepare your child for a hospital stay, finding a doctor or making an appointment, we’re here to make your experience with us smooth and comfortable. 

    Our Services

    Learn more about our comprehensive pediatric services, including more than 30 advanced pediatric subspecialty programs, all close to home. 

    Find a Provider

    Kentucky Children’s Hospital is home to Kentucky’s top pediatric specialists. Our simple search tool makes finding a health care provider easy. 

    Child Life Program

    Learn how our Child Life Program helps your child cope with an illness, injury or hospital stay. 

    Preparing for a Hospital Stay

    We’ll help you prepare for a hospital stay, from helping you talk to your child about their visit to knowing what you should and shouldn’t bring with you.

    Visiting Your Child

    The support family and friends can go a long way toward helping your child heal. Learn more about how people can visit and keep in touch while your child is in the hospital.

    A Quick Guide for Your Child’s Hospital Stay

    This handy guide (PDF, 478 KB) includes information about parking, where to eat, where to stay and other information you may need while your child is in the hospital.

    Learn About Your Child’s Condition

    Visit our comprehensive online library for information on a wide range of pediatric health conditions and treatments.

    Make an Appointment

    Request or change an appointment with our easy online form.