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Support Resources

MCCP’S commitment to family centered care is demonstrated by a full complement of support resources for parents and siblings, as well as our young patients.

  • Guidance and support from three pediatric-oncology social workers, specially trained to address the psychosocial needs of all family members throughout the child’s cancer journey.

  • Convenient access to the Ronald McDonald House, a special place to call home for families whose children are hospitalized or receiving medical treatment in the Portland area. The House is conveniently located just four blocks from BBCH.

  • The MaineHealth Community Learning Resource Center (LRC), located in the same building as the MCCP, offers a wealth of health education programs, classes and seminars. It has an extensive library of books, periodicals and videos on a wide variety of healthcare topics. Computers with internet access are available, and professional health educators are always present to assist in obtaining health information.

The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital is a department of Maine Medical Center