Family Room

Ronald McDonald Family Room

at WVU Medicine Children’s

A Family Room is a scaled-down version of a Ronald McDonald House, placed within a medical facility. The Ronald McDonald Family Room at WVU Medicine Children’s in Ruby Memorial Hospital allows visitors of patients to grab a meal, take a shower, watch television, and simply rest for a moment while being only steps away from their child receiving care.

Our Family Room Includes:

  • a nursing room
  • microwave
  • refrigerator
  • a bathroom with shower facilities
  • comfortable living area
  • television
  • internet access
  • children’s play area

Qualifications:

  • You must have a pediatric patient receiving treatment or care at WVU Medicine Children’s in Ruby Memorial Hospital.
  • You DO NOT have to be the legal guardian of the patient to use the Family Room.
  • You DO NOT have to live 50 miles or greater from Morgantown.

To use the Family Room, please ask for a Ronald McDonald Family Room Day Pass from the unit you are occupying.

For more information, please call 304.598.6753.

F.R.O.G. Cart

Our Family Room On the Go (F.R.O.G.) Cart now brings the Family Room directly to the patient’s unit. Volunteers circulate this cart around WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital to offer comfort and care to families right in their rooms.

Frog cart