Child Health

Help children and their families live their happiest, healthiest lives

Children and families at Dartmouth Health Children’s receive expert, compassionate care and benefit from the latest discoveries in child health research. Your gift makes that possible.

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My son had a rare illness that led to terrifying psychiatric symptoms. As soon as the CHaD team took over his treatment, he improved dramatically. They gave me my boy back."

Robin Smith
parent
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You can brighten the days of kids at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (CHaD) with gifts of toys and supplies to help normalize their day, encourage development, and provide distraction during long or uncomfortable procedures.

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Living his best life, at home

Diagnosed with a rare and dangerous disease, three-year-old Isaac needs the life-saving support of special equipment, numerous medications, and around-the-clock monitoring. The Complex Care team at Dartmouth Health Children's helps his family care for him safely at home.

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Hearts in Action

It’s easy to host your own fundraiser for Dartmouth Health Children's, whether you want to get active, get creative, play games, celebrate a special occasion, honor a loved one, or collect in-kind donations. All proceeds are used to help Dartmouth Health Children's kids and their families.

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Dartmouth Health Children's

Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (CHaD) is New Hampshire's only children's hospital. We offer children and families advanced pediatric services, compassionate care, and comprehensive family resources. With 12 Dartmouth Health Children's locations throughout New Hampshire, care is always close to home.

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