Help Me Thrive

What is Help Me Thrive?

A development-focused care pathway at Children’s Hospital for children age 0 to 24 months who experience long-term hospital admission(s).

This program provides:

  • Stimulation and parent coaching to support development
  • User-friendly resources and care plans for staff & families to use at the bedside 
  • Family and sibling support
  • Ongoing developmental surveillance in hospital & at discharge
  • Transition to community resources


Children’s Hospital


Medical teams can refer in-patients that are stable and not requiring sedation.


Generously funded by Children’s Health Foundation