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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

Grey Nuns Community Hospital

Address
1100 Youville Drive NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6L 5X8
Telephone
780-735-7270
Fax
780-735-7699
Email
carloann.woloschuk@covenanthealth.ca
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Note

Tours take place on Monday mornings and afternoons

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