Welcome to Kids Connection

Getting ready for a trip to the hospital has never been so much fun! Kids Connection is a playful website designed just for our patients and visitors, a kid aged 5-12 who is coming to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Whether you’re getting a test or treatment or visiting a friend or family member, Kids Connection is loaded with games and activities to give you a head start on your hospital stay. Click a button below to get started! (Note: This site requires Flash Plug-in. Visitors can find more information about the plug-in at Adobe Flash Player.


Information for Parents

Kids Connection is an engaging, interactive way for your child, ages 5-12, to help prepare and understand their visit to the hospital. The tool is:

  • Child-centered
  • Designed for kids to navigate with or without a parent’s help
  • Available in English or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned 

Our team understands how a visit to the hospital can cause anxiety for families and their children. Our interactive tool can help parents learn more about how to prepare their child for a test or treatment to reduce stress during their stay.