The CCF@KKH Family Resource Centre (FRC), located at Children’s Tower, Level 7, next to Children’s Day Therapy, is stocked with reference books on childhood cancer and its treatments, toys, games, storybooks, arts and crafts materials, electronic handheld games and media resources. The centre provides a safe haven for children, young persons and caregivers to engage in a variety of activities and removes the stress of being in the hospital. It also has an electronic games corner where children can play Wii, PlayStation or Nintendo Switch.
Within Ward 76, CCF@KKH also operates a Teens’ and Caregivers’ Room especially for inpatients above 12 years old. The room houses games consoles like Wii and PlayStation, television, computers with internet connection as well as musical instruments such as keyboard, ukulele, guitar and cajon drum for teens to find expression through creating music. The room is also a place for the patients and caregivers to have a more relaxed and comfortable time away from the hospital bed. A Refreshment Corner is also available where caregivers have access to light refreshments to re-energise themselves while at the hospitals.
CCF@KKH Family Resource Centre
Monday to Friday: 10am – 12pm; 2pm – 5pm (excluding Public Holidays)
Contact: 6394 8237
The CCF Playroom located at Ward 8B, Kent Ridge Wing, Level 8, is a place where patients and caregivers can borrow a variety of toys, games and electronic equipment (e.g. Xbox, laptop, PlayStation, DVD player) during their stay in the hospital.
The CCF@NUH Caregivers’ Lounge located at Ward 8B, Kent Ridge Wing, Level 8, is a space for caregivers to unwind. Open 24 hours a day, it allows caregivers to watch TV or relax in the lounge. There are also books for browsing and a laptop for caregivers to use. A Refreshment Corner is also available where caregivers have access to light refreshments to re-energise themselves while at the hospitals.
Located at Level 9, NUH Medical Centre, the CCF Playroom and Teens Activity Room provide children and teenagers on outpatient treatment with a place to gather and engage in fun activities while waiting for their medical appointment. The rooms come with a wide range of media equipment, toys, games, movies and art materials for loan.
CCF@NUH Inpatient playroom
Monday to Friday: 10am to 12.30pm, 2pm to 5pm (excluding Public Holidays)
Saturday: 10.30am to 12.30pm
CCF@NUH Playroom and Activity Room
Monday to Friday: 9.30am to 12.30pm, 2pm to 5pm
Contact: 6772 2225