Grand Rapids, Michigan, Aug. 29, 2023 The Children’s Healing Center is moving to a new facility in Grand Rapids to bring the healing power of play to even more medically complex children. The move will enable the Center to meet the needs of its growing member base, who rely on the Center as a safe […]
Children’s Healing Center Expands to Southeast Michigan Broad community support, $2 million state of Michigan grant jumpstart capital campaign to bring Good. Clean. Fun.® to kids with weakened immune systems The Children’s Healing Center will break ground on its second-ever location this spring in Ypsilanti Township, bringing the healing power of play to children and […]
My name is Lex Russ, and I joined the center in November of 2020. I started off volunteering on Monday nights after being encouraged to check out CHC by my professors and my Aunt Dawn.
Jessica and Aaron “A.J.” Brann know what it is to suffer and grieve. But thanks in part to the Children’s Healing Center, joy and hope for the future are also a part of their ongoing lives. Both are natives of Allegan County, and their journey together as husband and wife seemed normal enough at the […]
The Jackson family calls it “Mistha’s Journey.” And what a journey it’s been – a bittersweet trek that began when this little tyke was just 6-weeks-old – diagnosed with a life-threatening immunodeficiency called HLH, short for Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis. Today, at just shy of 18 months, Mistha thrives. Her parents, Julius and Widline, lean on acts […]