About the House

A “Home Away From Home”

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Piedmont Triad provides a “home away from home” for families with children receiving treatment in our community’s medical facilities.  Located steps away from Brenner Children’s Hospital, right down the road from Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, and close to other medical facilities, the House allows quick accessibility to a child’s bedside.

Services Provided

  • 36 bedrooms with private baths
  • Communal kitchen with pantry items, fresh foods, and meals provided through community donations
  • Living and play areas including an outdoor playground
  • Linens, towels, and toiletries
  • Family Support Services program including education, recreation, and referral services
  • Resource Library, Computer, and Wi-Fi access
  • Complimentary laundry rooms
  • Secure facility with staff available onsite 24/7
  • Knowledgeable, caring staff and volunteers whose main priority is our families


Guest families must live outside of Forsyth county and have a child 21 years old or younger who is receiving medical treatment in our community in order to be eligible to stay.

Exceptions to the eligibility standards apply, contact (336) 723-0228 to determine if you qualify.


During check-in, a member of our Guest Services staff guides families through all paperwork, shows them the house, and answers any questions.  Please ensure that each adult staying in the House has a photo ID on hand when checking in.

Check-in times are seven days a week:

Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

After-hours check-ins are available with advanced approval.



Parking is free, but limited. In order to ensure families have parking we ask that if you are visiting with a large group to carpool.


Registration is open today! Reserve your spot to meet and greet your favorite superheroes, princesses, and storybook characters with your favorite little heroes. Register online or contact us at RMHCPT for details. ...

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Love comes in many shapes and sizes! Families find comfort, support, and a furry friend at our Ronald McDonald House. 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗸𝗶𝗻𝗱𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗹𝗼𝘃𝗲 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝗺𝗮𝗱𝗲 𝗵𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗶𝗲𝗿 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀 𝗽𝗼𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝟯𝟵 𝘆𝗲𝗮𝗿𝘀! 𝗧𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗸 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗰𝗲𝗹𝗲𝗯𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗳𝗮𝗺𝗶𝗹𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝘁𝗼𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘆 𝗱𝗮𝘆. #HappyBirthdayWishes #rmhcpt ...

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Cold and flu season is approaching, and it's always essential at our House to practice good hand washing to protect our medically vulnerable families. Drop donations off at your convenience at 419 S. Hawthorne Rd., or you can grant our wish online at http://ow.ly/ufwM50MevJW #wishlist #MakeADifferenceEveryday #rmhcpt ...

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Good morning! We're excited to celebrate our Family Room at Cone Health today! Drop in and say hello between 12pm-2pm. ...

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Today is National #ReadABookDay, so why not share the joy of getting lost in a book with the children and families who are spending time in the hospital? Our Hospitality carts carry activity and puzzle books and coloring books to help keep kids occupied during long days. You can drop off donations at 419 S. Hawthorne Rd. Or, you can skip a step and grant our wish online here: http://ow.ly/ufwM50MevJW ...

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The story of our Ronald McDonald House began more than 39 years ago with a brave family; in the midst of their grief for their son Alan, they dreamt of a way to help other families. Alan's journey with cancer and his family's passion has created a legacy that continues to grow. This September, we honor all families facing childhood cancer, and the medical teams, researchers, and caring individuals who are working for #BetterSurvival. ...

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We've been serving families and children in our Family Room at Cone Health for 2 years! Drop in this Thursday to celebrate with us. #birthday #rmhcpt #rmhcptfamily ...

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Did you know that last year about half of the families we served at RMHCPT had children in the NICU? Your support has enabled us to provide comfort and care to these littlest fighters and their families through our House, Family Room, and Hospitality Cart programs. #nicubaby #preemie ...

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It's really not fun to run out of some things 😳 Please keep RMHCPT in mind the next time you're picking up paper products 🛒 You can drop off donations at 419 S. Hawthorne Rd. Or, you can skip a step and grant our wish online here: http://ow.ly/ufwM50MevJW ...

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At RMHCPT, every Wednesday night is Pet Therapy night, and we're so lucky to have four awesome certified therapy pups who take turns visiting the House along with their moms! Sammy is a super-friendly golden retriever who loves rolling around and "splooting" in the grass. (He says it's safe to look up that word!)🐾 Here are some more fun facts about Sammy: ...

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We've been hitting the road to visit some #RoundUp all-stars: McDonald's locations in our area who are leaders of the pack so far for collecting donations by asking you to round up your order! It's been a blast to say thank you in person and deliver T-shirts for team members like Stephanie at the Thomasville restaurant. Be sure to round up on your next visit to your favorite McDonald's! ...

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We're celebrating two years of serving families and children in our Family Room at Cone Health! Drop in on September 7 for refreshments and smiles. #birthday #rmhcpt #rmhcptfamily ...

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Do you have a vehicle you no longer need? Maybe one that might be hurting your wallet with expensive repairs? Consider donating it to RMCHPT - you could qualify for a significant tax deduction, and we’ll use the proceeds to continue to serve families with children receiving medical care in our community. Find out more at the Make A Difference tab on our website. ...

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Our Hospitality Carts are one of the many ways you make it possible for us to reach out to families with children in the hospital and bring them care and comfort. Thank you for supporting families like the Caldwells! ...

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August is National Make-A-Will Month, an annual reminder about the benefits of creating or updating your will. Participating in Make-A-Will Month and leaving a legacy to RMHCPT makes you an integral part of our mission. Your generosity will make a significant difference in the lives of children and families we serve for years to come. ...

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Back to School season means lots of trips out to the stores: while you're out, here's a reminder that RMHCPT can make magic with gift cards! ✨Poof! ✨ They become exactly what is needed for our Hospitality Carts, or to stock our House with care items, at exactly the time we need them! Drop donations off at your convenience at 419 S. Hawthorne Rd., or you can grant our wish online at http://ow.ly/ufwM50MevJW #wishlist #MakeADifferenceEveryday #rmhcpt ...

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Lucky us! We had four weeks of talented teens in the House for our annual Teens With Hear summer program! For one project each week the teens produced videos about their experience, and here are some highlights. Hope you'll have as much fun watching them as we did! ...

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Were you part of our Lemonade Brigade this summer? 🍋 𝗧𝗼𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝗶𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗱𝗮𝘆 🍋 to deliver your donations to RMCHPT! (PS, It's not too late: we have more sunny days to come, perfect for a weekend lemonade stand 😉) Drop by our House at 419 S. Hawthorne Rd. in Winston-Salem today, or anytime during business hours, with your donations. And don't forget to post those pictures and tag #RMHCPT! ...

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