Donate to Child Life
Your donations of toys, games or other activities may be just what the doctor ordered!
At SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, the purpose of the Child Life Department is to advocate for the psychosocial, developmental, emotional and educational needs of all our patients and families. Child Life Specialists strive to create a supportive environment, while helping empower patients and their families to make decisions affecting their care.
Donations may be dropped off at the following location
anytime between 8 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday.
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Foundation
(one block west of the hospital)
3800 Park Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
Due to infection control reasons and patient safety, all donations must be clean and brand new.
Additionally, we cannot accept the following items:
- Crocheted or knitted items such as blankets, hats, headbands
- Handwritten or homemade cards and other paper craft items
- Food, beverages, or candy
- Products containing latex
- Guns, swords, or other violent toys
To ensure patient safely and privacy, community members are not permitted to directly distribute items to patient rooms.