Explore the initiatives that are changing lives

The world-class level of care provided at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is changing lives everywhere. As the largest children’s hospital in the country, we work not only to treat the children who come to see us, but also to share our lifesaving research and discoveries with physicians globally.

Changing Lives
Imagine a world where kids can be kids. We’re bringing the best minds in pediatric care and research together to help kids everywhere.
About behavioral health
50%
of the nation’s children have experienced at least one or more types of serious childhood trauma
About cardiology care
1st
Nationwide Children’s performed the world’s first surgery to tissue-engineer blood vessels in infants with congenital heart defects
About the Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction
49 states
Treating patients from 49 states and 19 countries
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When you give to Nationwide Children’s, you help kids everywhere

Help kids with behavioral health conditions
With the agility to research and treat critical mental illnesses facing children, our hope is to help all kids reach their full potential.
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Help kids with heart defects
Our multidisciplinary team of experts treats hearts of all shapes and sizes through lifesaving research and care.
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Help kids with colorectal conditions
More than 30 care providers from 38 specialties work to provide optimal outcomes and quality of life from birth through adulthood.
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Help us #StartTheConvo
Helping to fight behavioral and mental health stigmas starts with having conversations with your kids. We have questions to help you #starttheconvo.
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