Family lounges

The family lounges at PCH offer a space to wait, relax, recharge and get support while you are with us.

Family lounges

Located in the middle of each ward level is a family lounge with tea and coffee facilities, a kitchenette with fridge, dining table and chairs, and couches with a television. Families and visitors can use these lounges during their visit.

At the end of each ward is also a lounge area for patients and families to use and are often where ward activities are hosted.

Family Resource Centre

Photo of the Ronald McDonald Family Room

Located near the northern entrance on Ground Level, the Family Resource Centre (FRC) is a relaxing place for families to visit during their child’s outpatient appointment or stay in hospital. 

Managed through a partnership between the Child and Adolescent Health Service and Ronald McDonald House Charities WA (RMHC WA), the Family Resource Centre has friendly and knowledgeable staff and volunteers to assist parents and carers with any queries, practical support and assistance they may need. 

It also offers the following facilities and amenities:

  • Computer and internet access
  • Television
  • Kitchen and dining facilities, including a microwave and high chair
  • A child and adolescent changing facility
  • Mobile phone and device charging station
  • PEG feeding facilities
  • Private parenting room
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Free resources and information about child health and wellbeing
  • Free tea and coffee.
Kalparrin are also located in the Family Resource Centre, providing information, resources, peer support and family events for parents raising children with disability, developmental delay, genetic, chronic medical or health conditions.

Location

On the Ground Level near the northern entrance.

Hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 5.30pm

Kulunga Moort Mia

Kulunga Moort Mia

Kulunga Moort Mia is a culturally sensitive space where Aboriginal families can rest or make refreshments during their hospital visit.

Run by Ronald McDonald House Charities Western Australia, Kulunga Moort Mia is located next to the Family Resource Centre on Ground Level at the northern end of PCH. 

Developed in consultation with the CAHS Aboriginal Health Leadership and Advisory Committee (AHLAC), the lounge provides a space for families to meet with PCH’s Aboriginal Liaison Officers for support and information about services.

Location

On the Ground Level near the northern entrance.

Hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 5.30pm


Location

Take a look at the hospital map to find our family lounges.