Family Resource Center

Support and Engagement helps families with the basics, provides resources for their stay and ways to stay connected with home.

Take Care of the Basics

  • Kitchen with coffee and tea, microwave and vending machines.
  • Private showers with soap, towels, toiletries and lockers.
  • Free laundry room with soap.
  • Quiet seating area with TV, computers, printers and surgery board.

Stay Connected to Home With:

  • Computers with Internet access and printers
  • Access to faxing, scanning and copying

Amenities by Location

Family Resource Center Level 7 Family Resource Center Level 3
Near the Frog elevators Near the River 3 entrance
Open 24 hours a day Inpatient caregiver badge access 24 hours a day
Staffed Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and weekends 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Not staffed
Computers, printing, faxing, scanning Computers, printing
Kitchen with microwave, free coffee and tea Kitchen with microwave, free coffee and tea, coffee hour
Quiet seating area, TV, Surgery Board Quiet seating area, TV, Surgery Board
Laundry, soap provided Laundry, soap provided
Hospital and health information Hospital and health information
Toothbrushes, shampoo, and other toiletries; showers  
Phone chargers  
Car seat program  
Parent support information and groups  
Local area resources, tickets to local attractions  

 Activities and Resources during COVID-19

  • A list to help patients and families feel connected during this time. (PDF)

Resources for Your Stay at Seattle Children’s

Relieve Stress

  • Relax in the Family Room (open 24 hours)

    Ride Home Safely With Our Car Seat Program

    • Available for inpatient and Emergency Department patients

    Complete List of Services Offered

    Related Information

    Paying for Care

    Learn about paying for care at Seattle Children’s, including insurance coverage, billing and financial assistance.

    Access Additional Resources

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