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Programs & Services


Kindergarten Hospital Tours

Provides hospital tours to kindergarten students to alleviate their fears of potential hospitalization.

The purpose of Kindergarten Tour is as follows:

  • To provide children an opportunity to visit the hospital
  • To gain awareness/education
  • To help alleviate fear of potential hospitalization

Contact Details

Misericordia Community Hospital

Address
16940 87 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T5R 4H5
Telephone
780-735-2754
Getting There

Public Parking available Main Hospital Visitor Parking.

Accessible parking availble on south side of Mother Rosalie Health Services Centre.

Public transportation is available on 87 Ave.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Note

Tours are booked for Thursdays

Access
Service Providers May Include
ems, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), orthopedic technologists, lab technologists, x-ray technologists, registered nurses (RNs),volunteers,
Eligibility

For children aged 4 to 6 who are in a registered kindergarten program.

Service Access

Tours run througout the school year from October to June. Contact Volunteer Services in the hospital. The volunteer department will contact the school to confirm the booking.

Misericordia tours are offered on Thursdays from 9:15 - 11;15 am or from 1:00 - 3:00 pm.

Grey Nuns tours are offered on Mondays from 9:00 - 11:00 am or 1:00 - 3:00 pm.


Fees

At the Misericordia Hospital the tour costs $40.00 for each class. Classroom kits include: a cap, stethoscope, syringe, tongue depressor and a coloring book. The Misericordia kit also includes casting supplies.

At the Grey Nuns Hospital the tour costs $40.00 for each class. Classroom kits include: a cap, stethoscope, syringe, tongue depressor and a coloring book. The Grey Nuns Hospital also offers the tour without a kit for the cost of $25.00.


Partners

Partners/affiliations

Grey Nuns Hospital, Misericordia Community Hospital

Service Locations