Patients & Visitors

Children's Centre

Further Information for Parents

Patient Information Leaflets

Visiting Times

Parents can visit at any time. Other visitors must be accompanied by a parent

Contact Numbers for the Ward:

Monday to Friday 9-5pm: 01225 824442
Out of Hours : 01225 824421
(A trolley pay phone is available for patients' use.)

The Care Team: The children's ward has been split into three sections, in accordance to age. Each section has it's own team of nurses. The doctors undertake a daily ward round.

Meal times: There is a choice of menus and we also cater for special dietary needs. Meal times are approximately as follows:

  • Breakfast 8.00am - 9.00am
  • Lunch 12.00noon
  • Supper 4.30pm - 5.00pm

Breastfeeding Mums: All breastfeeding mothers will be offered meals at meal times. Drinks and snacks are available at all times.

Personal Belongings: To help keep your child happy and safe we encourage you to bring their favourite game, toy and music with you. Please ensure that they have sufficient toiletries, along with day and night clothes.

Safeguarding Children and Young People - The RUH's Declaration

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