Visiting a hospital can be frightening and stressful for your child. Talking with your child ahead of time so he or she knows what to expect can help. St. Christopher's Hospital for Children offers services to help you prepare your child for his or her hospital stay.
Here are some tips for talking to your child about visiting St. Christopher’s:
Deciding when to tell your child about his or her hospital visit can be difficult and usually depends on your child's age. Below are some general guidelines.