Starlight Children's Foundation

Captain starlight with patientDo you need a break from the ward? Head to the Starlight Express Room in the Fun on Four recreation area on Level 4.

The Starlight Express Room is home to three amazing programs:

  • Starlight Express Room - Captain Starlight runs the Starlight Express Room during the day with wonderful volunteers. The Starlight Express Room is a unique space filled with laughter, smiles, fun people and enjoyable activities. 
  • Livewire - Livewire facilitators open the Starlight Express Room from 4pm daily and it becomes a cool hang out for teenagers only.
  • Starlight TVAn interactive television channel that reaches kids who can’t come in to visit, run by Captain Starlight from the Starlight Express Room. 

Inpatient ward programs

Captain Starlight ward program

Captain Starlight can also be seen around the hospital during the day, bringing the fun to children at their bedsides. Call the Starlight Express Room between 10am-4pm if you would like a special visit from Captain Starlight.

Livewire ward program

Livewire delivers workshops and activities to teenagers on the wards during the day. You can request visits by calling the Starlight Express Room and you even can rent games and movies to enjoy in your room.