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5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

Nearby Accomodations

Ronald McDonald House

1133 Tower Road, Halifax, N.S.
Ronald McDonald House serves as a home away from home for you and your family if your child has frequent or long stays at the Health Centre. It is located on Tower Road (only five minutes from the Health Centre). For reservations or more information, please call  902.429.4044 or visit www.rmhatlantic.com.

The Ronald McDonald Family Room

The Ronald McDonald Family Room provides an oasis of calm and support right inside the walls of a hospital, allowing families to be just steps away from their child receiving medical care. Located inside the IWK Health Centre, the Family Room includes four bedrooms, a living room, art room, kitchen/dining area, computers and laundry facilities. For more information, please visit www.rmhatlantic.com/family-rooms/halifax-ronald-mcdonald-family-room/.

The Canadian Cancer Society's The Lodge that Gives

5826 South Street, Halifax, N.S. 
The Lodge that Gives is located directly across the street from the Health Centre. The Lodge that Gives serves cancer patients who live 50 miles outside of the Halifax Regional Municipality city limits. Please call ahead for reservations as The Lodge that Gives is often full to capacity, 902.420.1849. For more information please visit, http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/support-services/how-we-can-help/?region=ns


Please note: Hotels often offer special rates for patients and families visiting the Health Centre, so remember to ask if a special rate is avaialble when booking your stay.