Family Center

Designed by families and health care professionals, the Wayne and Shelly Jones Family Center is a place for inpatients, outpatients and their families to learn, relax and become advocates for their health care.

Staff and volunteers provide information, education, support, and help to foster a cooperative relationship between a family and their health care team.

The Family Center offers:

  • A comfortable environment where a family can take a break, relax, and ask questions or directions
  • A consultation room for private conversations, prayer, breast feeding, or solitude
  • Books, magazines, DVDs, games, cards and puzzles for adults, teens and children
  • Educational materials, pamphlets and audio/visual recordings
  • Internet access, printing, fax, phone charging
  • Kitchenette
  • Scheduled classes and tours
  • Special events such as art workshops, science programs, storytelling, and music programs
  • Sibling drop-off program
  • Information about joining the Patient & Family Centered Care Volunteer Program

Weekly activities include:

  • Flower therapy: select Wednesdays, 1 to 3 p.m.
  • Community partner activities: Thursdays, hours vary
  • Cupcake therapy: Fridays, 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Off-site Excursions Offered through the Family Center

A number of convenient attractions are available just a short distance from the hospital. Ask a Family Center staff member for more information.

Contact the Family Center

The center is open 7 days a week.  Call 734-936-8253 for hours and additional information.