About the House

A “Home Away From Home”


Ronald McDonald House Charities® 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

Eligibility


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.

Check-In

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.

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Parking

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.

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It's #KangarooCare Awareness Day, and we're celebrating with our friends at Atrium Health Levine Children’s Brenner Children’s Hospital! Kangaroo Care is a method of holding a premature or full term baby skin-to-skin and chest-to-chest, from birth and for a few months after due date. The practice is a special bonding experience and promotes weight gain and better sleep for babies, as well increased milk supply for moms. ...

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We have a NEW Hospitality Cart rolling in the Piedmont Triad! Our carts extend the hospitality of our House and Family Room programs into medical centers throughout the community, so we can reach even more families with comfort and care while children receive medical treatment. Our newest cart is now in service at Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Westgate. This is the ninth Cart we have in operation bringing comfort and care to kids in the Triad! ...

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At our inaugural Wine Women & Shoes - Winston-Salem, we had two very special guests join us for our fashion show by Dillard's. This amazing family is a reminder to all of us what the work of RMHCPT is all about. We're proud to share their story with you! ...

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We can't wait to kick up our heels tomorrow night! Our very first Wine Women & Shoes - Winston-Salem is almost here! ...

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We're proud to announce we are rolling out another Hospitality Cart! We can now bring comfort and care to children and their families at Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics Westgate! Help us celebrate with a ribbon cutting on May 14.. ...

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We're celebrating Nurse Appreciation Week here at RMHCPT! Nurses are amazing humans and impact the lives of every child and family we welcome to our House. We've been proud to host many groups of student nurses who are volunteering and learning about our programs, so we can be great partners in meeting the needs of families with sick children here in the Triad. Thank you nurses for all you do! ...

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Mental health is an important part of children's wellbeing - and closeness to supportive family can do a lot to help children through difficult circumstances. Learn more about mental health in children's own words through this video created by the AACAP Youth Advisory Group: youtube.com/watch?v=IQYh6dKVmxs ...

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Finding ways to do “normal” baby things in the NICU is so important for parents to empower them, facilitate bonding, and allow them to develop their parental role. Milestone cards are often used by new families to celebrate and share on social media. Giving NICU families the opportunity to participate in this activity with our milestone cards gives both them a way to celebrate on common ground and with common experience. ...

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Can you believe it? We are 𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐰𝐞𝐞𝐤 away from our very first Wine Women & Shoes - Winston-Salem! Registration has ended but there are still many ways to support RMHCPT and be part of this event! Visit our event page and you can still make a donation to the event, even if you're unable to attend. Our charming Shoe Crew are still fundraising and will be straight through May 9 - you can pick one to support here: rmhcpt.ejoinme.org/ShoeCrew2024 We can't wait to kick up our heels with you, Winston-Salem! ...

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Next to your beautiful smile, your best accessory on May 9 will be a great pair of shoes! All guests and all kinds of shoes are eligible for the Best in Shoe contest, and the winner will receive recognition and a special prize at the end of the night. ...

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Summer volunteer opportunities are waiting for you at RMHCPT! Join us May 1 (by Zoom at 10am OR in person at 6pm) to meet our Hospitality Services Volunteer Manager and start getting involved! Contact Abbey at [email protected] for more info. ...

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Your support helps us blossom, and your used car can make a significant impact! By donating your vehicle to RMHCPT, you're contributing to our mission of providing a home away from home to families with children receiving medical care. To learn more about how your donation can make a difference, visit the Make A Difference tab on our website for more info. 💐🌷🪻🌹 ...

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It's Fri-YAY! 🍟 Don't forget, when you stop to get those celebration fries be sure to #RoundupforRMHC. The extra change goes directly to our Ronald McDonald House and supports all of the programs we have to support families in the Triad. ...

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𝐋𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐥! 📣Ticket sales will be closing next week, and we are down to just 5 tables left! Grab your girls and reserve your spot for a girls' night out of shopping, wine, and best of all - bringing comfort and care to families who need a home away from home while their children receive medical treatment. #WWSWS24 🩷 ...

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Support a special cause and walk out with the BEST Mother's Day gift for mom? That's a win-win! Take a peek at just a few of the items you'll find at Wine Women & Shoes - Winston-Salem on May 9th. You're sure to find a perfect gift for your mom, sister, daughter - or let's face it, yourself! ...

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A week in our Teens With Heart through the eyes of our 2023 participants. Applications are still available for this summer! Learn more & apply at rmhcpt.org/make-a-difference/volunteer T💙W💛H❤️ ...

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We have something incredible planned for Wine Women & Shoes - Winston-Salem on May 9th! While guests shop the Marketplace, we'll be selling 100 chances for a Grand Prize: a fabulous "closet" full of items generously donated by multiple sponsors and made possible by California Closets. There will be one lucky guest who will take it all home, including gift cards, luggage, jewelry, furniture and more. Each chance purchased benefits the programs and services of RMHCPT. 🩷 #WWSWS24 ...

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