Frequently Asked Questions


A medical professional, social worker or child life specialist must provide a referral to qualify for membership. Our team is ready to help guide you through this process and get your family started on experiencing Good. Clean. Fun. Fill out the form below and our team will be in touch soon.

Children’s Healing Center is cost-free for member families. We work hard to ensure membership is free to all qualifying children and their immediate family, made possible through generous charitable contributions and community support.


We encourage all of our members to register in advance for programs through the Member Portal. If you need help setting up your Member Portal, contact us at info@childrenshealingcenter.org.

To visit the member portal, click here.

Depending on the type of program, parents may not be required to stay onsite. Programs such as Parents Night Out and day camps are drop-off programs that parents do not have to stay onsite for in most cases.


We have two facilities here in Michigan. The West Michigan location is located at 1530 E. Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503. Our facility is conveniently located near downtown medical facilities and by popular bus routes.

Our Southeast location is located at 1441 South Huron Street, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197.

Visit our Contact Us page to view maps.

Our facilities have four primary program areas-including an exploratory play area, an active fitness space, a tech zone and art and learning room — all designed around research-based play.

Learn more about our West Michigan Location here.

Learn more about our brand new Southeast Michigan Location here.

Community Involvement

YES! We love our valued partners. From our referral partners from various local hospitals and medical entities to local businesses and community organizations serving as program partners providing  our members experiences they often have to say “no” to, we are so grateful for their partnership and look forward to working with more amazing partners like YOU. Interested in learning more about our partnership opportunities, email us at info@childrenshealingcenter.org.

Volunteers are vital to our organization! Whether you would like to be a long-term Center helper, intern, looking to do a group workday in the garden, or purchase items off our Wish List, there are plenty of opportunities to make an impact.

Learn about our volunteer opportunities here.