Along with exceptional care, your child and your family may need additional services and resources throughout your health care journey. The support services we offer at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Florida provide comfort and a welcome distraction from the everyday stresses of an illness, procedure or hospital stay. Some services are also offered at our Nemours Children’s Specialty Care locations.

Our Services


Nemours Children's Hospital at Lake Nona

  • Advisory Councils
    Advisory Councils

    We value your perspective as a parent of a child in our care and welcome your advice and understanding of what it takes to help make your child’s hospital experience less stressful.

  • Animal-Assisted Activities
    Animal-Assisted Activities

    Regular visits from certified handlers and their highly trained pets can actually help kids get better, faster.

  • Breast Milk Donation Program
    Breast Milk Donation Program

    Orlando moms can help premature infants by donating their excess breast milk to our milk donor program, Nemours Breast Milk for Babies. Your generous gift can be a lifesaver.

  • Child Life Program
    Child Life Program

    Certified Child Life specialists at Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida in Orlando are trained to help children develop coping strategies specific to their individual needs.

  • Creative Arts Theraphy
    Creative Arts Theraphy

    A board-certified music therapist works with patients and families. Studies show that music can be beneficial to many parts of the body, and has a positive impact on health.

  • Family Resource Center
    Family Resource Center

    Located on the first floor, the Family Resource Center has a phone charging station and small children's play area to help ease unexpected challenges during a hospital stay.

  • Interpreter Services
    Interpreter Services

    To help you understand everything about your child’s care, we offer language interpretation services (including American Sign Language) upon request.

  • Ronald McDonald House at Nemours Children's Hospital
    Ronald McDonald House at Nemours Children's Hospital

    The on-site Ronald McDonald House keeps families together during a hospital stay — so you can focus on your child’s health and healing.

  • School Program
    School Program

    PedsAcademy features highly interactive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education, as well as reading, music and special education.

  • Social Work
    Social Work

    Our social work team provides compassionate, professional and culturally-sensitive assistance to help you cope with your child’s special condition, and get you and your family on the road to healing.

  • Spiritual Care
    Spiritual Care

    Our spiritual care team provides comfort and support at the chapel, in your child’s room, or wherever you or your family will feel more comfortable.