Family Resource Center

The Center is open for children and families in Brenner Children's Hospital, clinic and the community. Our goal is to encourage families to take an active role in finding information related to theirs child’s health and safety.

The Center offers:

  • Comfortable sitting areas with a scenic view
  • A place where parents can come with their children to read, relax, and find health information
  • Television and VCR/DVE to watch educational videos
  • Staff to help families find health information
  • Pediatric Nurse Educator available part time to assist children and families in the evaluation and interpretation of health information
  • Children’s books
  • Listening center for books on tape
  • Magazines
  • Medical Books
  • Anatomical models and dolls
  • Educational videos in English and Spanish
  • Computers with Internet access
  • Quiet play area
  • Brochures on health and safety
  • Book cart

Medical books may be checked out for a two-week period and renewed for two weeks, if needed.

Books in the Children’s Library may be signed out and returned to a basket on the inpatient units or to the Center when completed. 

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Brenner News and Highlights 

Brenner Children’s Hospital Again Ranked among Best in Country by U.S. News & World Report

For the second straight year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Brenner Children’s Hospital, the pediatric arm of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, among the best children’s hospitals in the country.


Head Hits Can Be Reduced in Youth Football; Study Shows Limiting Contact in Practice Makes Difference

Less contact during practice could mean a lot less exposure to head injuries for young football players, according to researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Virginia Tech.


Ranked in 12 Medical Specialties, Wake Forest Baptist is among the Nation’s Best Hospitals According to U.S. News & World Report

For the 21st consecutive year, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is listed among the best hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The online magazine released its annual national ranking of the country’s premier hospitals, earlier today.


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Family Resource Center

9 am to 4 pm, Monday - Friday*
*Hours May Vary
Additional Information
We are located on the 7th Floor of Ardmore Tower West.

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