Parents & Caregivers

Parents and Caregivers


Stories & News

Inaugural Lecture Caps CHaD Exchange with Scottish Hospital
May 24th, 2016

A group of medical providers and nurses from Scotland's Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital visited CHaD for 3 days thanks to a new partnership initiated by TV host Craig Ferguson and his wife Megan.

Parents of ICN Newborns get a Kick Out of CHaD Kangaroo-a-thon
May 24th, 2016

CHaD held a two week “Kangaroo-a-thon,” which led up to the May 15 celebration of International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day, to encourage parents to engage in skin-to-skin contact with newborn babies.

CHaD in Manchester Welcomes Circus
May 13th, 2016

The stars of Ringling Barnum & Bailey’s Circus Xtreme surprised patients at CHaD.

Keeping Children Safe and Well: A Nation's Challenge
April 22nd, 2016

Join us for the 1st Annual Ferguson Community Lecture presented by visiting professor Dr. George Youngson from Aberdeen Children’s Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Three Unsung Heroes Named
April 22nd, 2016

Professionals recognized for their work to protect children in their community by the "Shield Our Children from Harm Conference."

Our Patients. Their Stories. Joey and Colin Ala
March 28th, 2016

Joey and Colin Ala have never had a single broken bone. Then, within three weeks, they both suffered injuries while playing hockey.

Police and Firefighters Receive Continued Support
February 23rd, 2016

AutoFair makes it happen for Battle of the Badges Hockey Championship and the kids at CHaD.

SBIRT: Comprehensive Adolescent Substance Misuse Screener
February 19th, 2016

Steve Chapman, MD, and a multi-disciplinary team created a project called Adolescent and Young Adult Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) to help combat substance misuse.

Our Patients. Their Stories. Natalie
February 1st, 2016

How one piece of equipment has made all the difference for a patient and her family.

Inmates Build Wooden Dollhouse for CHaD Patients
January 21st, 2016

CHaD recently received a handmade wooden dollhouse from inmates at the Southeast State Correctional Facility in Windsor, Vermont as part of a Toys for Tots partnership.