Family Resource Center

Hostetler Family Resource Center

We are located on the 6th Floor South East Tower The Hostetler Family Resource Center (FRC) at WVU Medicine Children’s is a special place dedicated to the support of family-centered care. Its mission is to ensure families are armed with the needed resources and services so that their sole focus can be on their children.

The FRC is open to the parents, grandparents, guardians, and spouses (significant others) of patients of WVU Medicine Children’s.

Current FRC

Current Services:

  • Weekly Papa John’s Pizza luncheon
  • Weekly Chick Fil-A luncheon
  • Weekly athlete visits
  • Free coffee bar
  • Computer access
  • Laundry services
  • Food and Gas vouchers
  • Tutoring services
  • TV and game stations
  • Information about Morgantown, including restaurants, hotels, and recreational activities
  • Notary
  • Support group information
  • Access to area resources
  • Family orientation
  • Information on discounts
  • Assistance creating a My WVU Chart account
  • Educational and psychosocial support events and programs, including CPR, movie nights, etc.
  • Education and sales of safety products, including car seats and bike helmets
  • Evaluation of need for and connection to appropriate staff (social workers, chaplains, Child Life)

Future FRC Design

Future Additional Services:

  • Date Night with Child Care
  • Hair cutting services
  • Fourth of July firework party and display
  • Character Breakfast
  • Face painting and balloon animals
  • Painting and Crafts
  • Nails/hair and make up
  • Video game tournaments
  • Movie night
  • Birthday parties
  • More TBD